REF: Location: Bradford or ExeterClosing Date:
Aqua Consultants are looking for a Senior MEICA Engineer to join our national Engineering team to provide strategic advice, designs and assistance to clients in connection with their water and wastewater delivery programmes.
The position will be based at one of Aqua Consultants main strategic Offices in either Bradford or Exeter.
The role will involve feasibility evaluation/assessment for projects, concept development and design of technical solutions for water and / or waste water treatment facilities. This will encompass, technical input to projects from feasibility, through to detailed design, construction, testing, commissioning, optimisation and handover.
Honours Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or related subject
Attained or working towards incorporated or Chartered status
Experience in the UK Water Industry, water, wastewater treatment works, distribution networks and wastewater storage and pumping systems.
Experienced in designing (and/or working with) Process Flow Diagrams, P&IDs, control philosophies, Functional Design Specifications, MEICA schedules, Single Line Diagrams, Civil/Mechanical drawings, MCC layouts, hydraulic calculations, commissioning plans
Experience of working to standards, codes and practices
Experience of implementing CDM regulations in the design process
Experience of working closely with supply chain in delivering projects
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Treatment Process understanding
Experience of AutoCAD
Experience of team working on multi-disciplinary projects including the use of web based technology for sharing on screen information
Sound commercial understanding
Able to develop and motivate others
Proven record of developing client relationships
Project Management experience.
Driving licence highly desirable
Lead the technical design of water and wastewater MEICA projects and ensure delivery of high quality MEICA designs.
Project and design management of schemes, delivering projects to time and to budget
Prepare financial and technical proposals for project opportunities
Supervision, management and technical development of junior members of staff
Client and stakeholder engagement
Co-ordination with other disciplines working on the projects and site team
Manage projects ensuring delivery to time, quality and budget
Work collaboratively with other project team members
Checking the outputs and quality of work completed by others
Contribute to the early development of commissioning plans
Determine the appropriate solution (and costing, liaising with commercial) providing input to relevant papers and governance forums
Approve designs (from internal or external designers)
Support the Project Team to define the right contractual outputs to ensure a successful delivery
Ensure that data is collected and validated to define the problem
High level appraisal and feasibility of conceptual designs to create innovative and efficient TOTEX solutions which resolve the business problem (liaising with appropriate internal and external experts, ensuring design standards and assurance processes are followed)
Undertake early pro-active risk management and ensuring risk registers are owned and maintained throughout the design feasibility and design process’
Ensure the delivery of appropriate designs and specifications to document the solution for subsequent delivery
Ensuring that third party designs are constructively reviewed and validated to meet the requirements of the solution
Ensuring that appropriate support is provided to the programme team so that the solution is delivered (and commissioned) to the agreed, contracted design specification
In return we offer a competitive salary, generous holiday allowance, and much more.