Veolia Water Technologies are specialists in process water and wastewater solutions. As one of the leading water and wastewater treatment companies in the UK, we have over 80 years of experience in helping businesses of all sizes with water purification, industrial effluent and sustainable water saving needs.
Our full range of services also includes mobile water treatment, water treatment chemicals, laboratory, healthcare and water recovery systems. We are experts in water.
Where will I be working?
You will be based predominantly at our office in High Wycombe, however you may be required to visit our Birmingham office and also to undertake site survey work as part of this role.
What will I be doing?
As EICA Design Engineer you will assist the project team in the delivery of all aspects of EICA design.
Projects are typically to deliver process plant, equipment and technology within the industrial, healthcare and pharmaceutical pure-water sectors in the UK. The projects typically include mechanical and electrical equipment, low-voltage control panels, electrical installation, PLC software control systems, operator interfaces and process instrumentation.
The role will require you to work alongside our current EICA Design Engineers to become familiar and knowledgeable in the specific technology used by Veolia.
The role is shared across 2 business units. The primary role and location is at High Wycombe. The secondary role and location is at Birmingham. The division of time at each location will vary depending upon workload but is anticipated to initially be 60% at High Wycombe.
Responsibilities will include;
Providing technical advice on all aspects for specification and procurement of control panel, MCC, cabling, systems integration, process instrumentation and other electrical equipment and various process plant and packages.
Producing load and instrument schedules.
To understand and develop the requirements of the process design to define the control requirements.
To ensure detailed EICA interface information is available to subcontractors in order for their design to be completed in a timely and accurate manner.
Reviewing of subcontractor drawings and specifications against client and VWT specifications.
Detailed checking of documentation including schematics, cable schedules, functional design specifications, HMI mimics etc.
Providing EICA input into design activities by other disciplines (process, projects design).
Contributing to the detailed EICA content of P&ID’s.
Conducting detailed technical bid evaluations of quotations prior to placement of subcontracts and purchase orders.
Reporting internally on EICA aspects against budget and programme.
Liaising with customers and end-users as required.
Conducting factory and site tests of control panels, MCC’s and PLC/HMI software.
Conducting inspections and tests for electrical equipment and miscellaneous plant.
Responsible for EICA design aspects of installation and commissioning.
Visiting sites for meetings with clients, meetings with site team and for occasional installation supervision and commissioning.
Providing assistance to tendering department in all EICA aspects of tenders, including preparation of specification, schedules and drawings for enquiries and for assessment of returned quotations.
Assisting with the preparation of contract programmes and budgets.
Familiarisation with Veolia standard products, technology and control systems.
Do I have what it takes?
Degree (BEng, MEng, BSC, MSc) in electrical engineering or a similar electrically oriented course.
Experience in a EICA design role, although a graduate will also be considered for the role.
Experience in understanding P&ID’s
Experience in controls and instrumentation.
Experience interfacing with clients would be desirable.
Excellent communication skills.
Knowledge and experience of general process plant / equipment.
Knowledge of PLC programming software.
Experience and knowledge of water treatment sector.
Ability and experience of being able to work to a dead-lines and to plan tasks around the timescales of others, with excellent time management skills.
Without direct supervision to have an ability to proactively find information and answers so that design work is allowed to progress.
A passion for delivering excellent customer service.
Technical competence and excellent problem solving skills.
Excellent knowledge of Google Application Suite and/or Microsoft Office packages (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
- A full UK driving licence is required for this role.
What's in it for me?
A training and development plan will be designed for you as we want you to grow and develop within Veolia; this may include external training as required for the role.
Company car or car allowance
Laptop and Company Mobile Phone
25 days holiday plus 8 public holidays
And also.....Private Medical Insurance, Group Income Protection, Dental Insurance, Cycle to work scheme, Travel Insurance, Health Screening, Shopping discounts and much more.
(*Benefits are based on probation and length of service)