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Water Civil Design Engineer

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Utilities, Power & Telecoms

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £15.33 - 24.53 per hour

  • Contact:

    Kent Streek

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  • Contact phone:

    02393 876009

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  • Published:

    20 days ago

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My client are a large multi discipline consultancy and contractor, they work across several industries including Water, Power and Medical. They are a multi national company with an excellent reputation in their chosen industries.
They have several large projects in Scotland, working closely with the local water company on a wide range of interesting projects that enhance the effectiveness of the water efficiency in the local area. WIthin this they have a design team and are currently looking for a Water Design Engineer to work on clean water infrastructure projects. This is a great opportunity for a design engineer in the water industry who wants to work on a temp to perm or long term contract basis, with at least 12 months of work available.
The ideal candidate will be experienced in clean water infrastructure design and be based near the office close to Glasgow.
Main Responsibilities
Provide technical expertise and advice to engineering investigations and solutions
Prepare, schedule, coordinate and monitor project tasks, and report regularly on project status
Deliver feasibility, optioneering and engineering assessment studies for water supply networks
Manage and manipulate large datasets, including time series data
Analyse water asset performance data and report findings
Analyse and report investigations and studies using QGIS, Power BI and other analytical tools
Provide support / technical assistance in the preparation of technical reports and documents, drawings and other project related deliverables
Review deliverables and initiate appropriate corrective actions
Ensure quality of deliverable outputs and compliance with standards, specifications and governance requirements
Support the Project Manager to ensure projects are delivered to budget, schedule and quality standards
Manage own workload to meet time, and programme needs
Operate in accordance with the corporate health and safety, environmental and quality standards
Maintain strong and collaborative working relationships and interactions with clients
Attend and contribute to project meetings internally and with clients
Skills, experience & Qualifications required
Preferably Degree qualified in a relevant technical subject. Post graduate qualifications an advantage
You will be expected to demonstrate relevant experience in clean water network engineering at either a consultancy or water company
You will be expected to have proficiency in MS 365 applications, and have knowledge in key areas such as advanced Excel and Visual Basic
Working knowledge of GIS Systems (preferably MapInfo, ArcGIS, QGIS).
Skilled in the manipulation and handling of large datasets
You will have demonstrable experience in discipline specific data analysis packages, which may be water focussed such as InfoWorks or InfoAsset
General understanding of the UK water industry
Familiarity with rules, regulations, best practices and performance standards
Ability to apply engineering best practise principles
Ability to work within multiple disciplined projects
Excellent presentation, written and verbal communication skills
Full UK Driving Licence preferable
Hold a valid EUSR National Water Hygiene Card desirable
Hold a valid EUSR DOMS (Distribution, Operations, Maintenance, Strategy) Card desirable