Location: NEWBURY
Salary: £ 46,000 per Annum
Reference : 18945

Blueprint Recruitment Solutions are representing a leading company in the UK Water Sector, who have an immediate opportunity for a field-based Project Engineer to join them on a permanent basis in Newbury.

The position comes with a competitive salary, car allowance and a generous benefits package (which includes combined pension contributions of up-to 18%).

Key responsibilities:

  • Manage the end to end delivery cycle of engineering projects (with a value of up-to £5M per annum) from the initial scope of the need, through to commissioning to work and handing back the completed project to the client.

  • Maintain the process integrity of the sewage treatment works or pumping station.

  • Ensure the management and delivery of these projects are executed safely, efficiently and cost effectively.

  • Work collaboratively with delivery partners / contractors to ensure that schemes deliver on time.

  • Drafting, vetting and approving pre-construction information, project plans, construction phase H&S plans (CPP) and commissioning plans.
  • Overseeing the commissioning and handover of the project to the operational client.
  • Ensuring appropriate training has been completed and that completion documents are available and handed over including test certificate and constructed drawings.

Essential requirements:

  • Have experience of Project Engineering within the UK Water Sector, managing high value projects from start to finish.

  • Experience within a commercial and technical role.

  • Confident procuring qualified contractors and be commercially minded.

  • Ability to work under minimal supervision under your own initiative.

  • Experience in the delivery, design and estimating of engineering projects is critical, as is an awareness of Health and Safety issues with particular reference to construction works including CDM.
  • Full Clean UK Driving License.