Salary Between : £40,000 and £45,000 per Annum
Reference : 22536

My client are seeking an experienced Engineer to join their busy, dynamic team as a Design Coordination Engineer in the South West. You will join their Project Delivery Team working on a wide range of water treatment and wastewater treatment projects across the region, using the services of in-house and external design consultants and contractors.

As the Design Coordination Engineer you will work as part of the project delivery team, where you will manage the design process and to act as an interface between consultants, contractors and Operations to ensure designs are delivered in accordance with the client's requirements.

This position plays a key career progression step for those who aspire to move onto our clients' in-house Design, Programme and Project Management or Construction teams.

This will include:

  • the preparation and agreement of design briefs, fee proposals, programmes and the general management of contacts to ensure the design team delivers in line with the agreed financial approvals and programme
  • coordinating and organising surveys to provide client data to establish project scope
  • ensuring that recommended solutions are sustainable and best value in terms of whole life costs
  • representing the client and supporting the Project Manager in dealing with the various stakeholder interfaces
  • attending workshops and regular design meetings to review design proposals and consider issues such as buildability, commissioning, HAZOPs, Control Philosophy and URS reviews
  • managing drawing and document administration to ensure consultants and contractors meet project and regulatory requirements.

What do I need?

  • Bachelors/Masters Degree in a relevant field.
  • Technical engineering background with water industry knowledge.
  • Appreciation of civil, mechanical and electrical design interfaces involved
  • Able to lead/mentor more junior engineers.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong hands-on wastewater/water experience.
  • Technical design experience.

What is on offer?

  • Salary of up to £45,000 p.a.

  • Brilliant training and development culture.

  • Career progression opportunities.

  • Strong pipeline of work on a variety of projects.

  • Flexible and agile working environment.

For further information on this opportunity, please contact Molly Brown on 02392 603030 or email

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