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Principal Process Engineer

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Water & Environmental

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £45 - 55 per hour

  • Contact:

    Sam Bevan

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  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 050

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  • Published:

    23 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:


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Role: Principal Process Engineer
Location: Manchester
Rate: Up to £55p/h  - Inside IR35 (Depending on experience)
duration: 6 Months+
Are you a Process Engineer with experience within the water industry looking for a new challenge?
My client, a leading consultancy covering the full range of MEICA services from commercial to design within the water industry are currently looking for a Process Engineer who will support the team to deliver multi-disciplinary schemes, predominately in the water industry.
The business I'm working with have projects with Welsh Water and Severn Trent, and they have got to a stage where front end design of relocating and expanding existing water treatment works need additional design support from a chemical engineering perspective.
The business may well have a need to extend the contract past the initial 6 month period for the right person.
We are looking for someone with 10+ years experience, ideally for a water utility company or contractor/consultancy working on behalf of as water utility company.
·To support the Project Delivery team to achieve excellent project outcomes
·To contribute to the achievement of the company's vision, values, targets and objectives
·To operate manage and control the companies Integrated Management System in relation to your and the company's activities and accordance with instruction
·To ensure legal compliance
·To actively participate and positively promote good Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality performance
·Compile documentation for the Project Delivery Team for their Senior Management / Director reviews as necessary
·Visiting site with the Project Team to obtain necessary engineering
·Review existing and proposed process solutions and research the effects of implementation.
·Undertake Process Safety and Impact Assessments
·Liaise with client process teams to establish and develop solutions
·Contact supply chain and liaise for solutions
·Compile Project Documentation as required
·Compile and collate final contract documentation, "As built" data, test sheets etc. for inclusion into Operation and Maintenance Manuals
·Prepare and implement Commissioning Plans
·Any other duties as deemed necessary by the Process Manager
·Able to systematically review a process plan against design, control philosophy and then optimise the plant
·Carry out sampling and lab analysis and use those results to make process changes
Skills and experience:
·An industry applicable BEng/BSc/MSc or equivalent in chemical engineering.
·Working knowledge of Microsoft packages
·Hands on Process Engineer with a background in chemicals applicable to water treatment (Coag dosing, Poly dosing, pH correction )
·Microsoft Project experience
·Preferably experienced with biological Fe removal
·Experience with manganese removal
·Experience with filter wash water systems
If you are interested you can apply online or send your CV to and I will call you to discuss
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