Project Engineer - Water

Posted 27 February 2023
Salary £24k - 50k per year
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Water & Environmental
Contact NameLibby Horner

Job description

Role: Project Engineer
Location: Maidstone, Kent (hybrid working available)
Salary: Up to £50,000 p/a depending on experience
Job Type: Full-time, Permanent
Are you an experienced Project Engineer?

Are you looking for a new challenge in the water sector?

My client, a leading environmental services company attached to multiple frameworks in the South East, is looking for a Project Engineer with M&E or civils site experience to work across multiple wastewater projects.


Reporting to the Project Manager, you will be involved in the design, planning, reporting, delivery and review of Engineering Solutions. Projects will be varied and will be predominately based in the South East.

Your role will involve:
·Business development and client liaising.
·Preparation of Documentation packs including RAMS, Construction Phase Plans, Specifications and Schedules.
·Outline engineering from inception to completion of schemes utilising in-house resources, site installation and construction personnel
·The timely completion of multiple concurrent projects, safely and within budget
·Liaising with client's engineering and operations staff to ensure KPI's are met or exceeded within budget constraints
·Attending internal and external review and progress meeting.
·Attending site visits/meetings.
·Ascertaining preliminary and detailed design/project requirements and solutions
·Preparing estimates and quotations
·Completing contract documentation
·Managing site safety, health and environmental issues
·Co-ordinating and liaising with suppliers, specialist sub-contractors, in-house functions, site installations and construction teams
·Procurement of plant, materials and specialist subcontractors.
·Compiling and collating final contract documentation, "As built" drawings, test sheets etc. for inclusion into operation and maintenance manuals
·Establishing and agreeing price variations and final accounts
Required Skills:

·Project Engineer experience in a construction environment.
·Mechanical, Electrical or Civil Engineering degree, but other qualifications will be considered for the role including HND/HNC level and significant relevant experience
·Good commercial awareness.
·Computer literacy, particularly with MS Office applications is essential.
·Ability to work to target dates across multiple projects, whilst maintaining output and timescale requirements.
·Hold a valid full UK driving license.
·Eligible to work in the UK.
Apply today and if successful, I will be in touch. You can contact me at / 02394 314919.
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