Project Engineer

£280/day Ltd Co rates

A six-month assignment exists for a Site Project Engineer with previous water and wastewater treatment experience, to assist the Project Manager on core reactive maintenance works ranging from £10k to £100k in the North West.


Duties and responsibilities include -

  • Providing whole life oversight and accountability for the successful completion of Maintenance Projects and Services, through design, procurement, assembly, commissioning, and handover as required
  • Ensure the supply chain remain compliant with both the Framework Management Plan, Framework HASEMP, and all Site-specific agreed documents.
  • Working closely with the Supply Chain Manager monitor Performance of the strategic supply chain who will deliver approximately 100% of the works in years 1-2, and work with all parties to ensure any performance improvement plans are developed and actions closed out
  • Provide Leadership to create a safety culture to ensure Zero LTI and RIDDOR Incidents.
  • Ensure a commercial focus with a high level of challenge on project scope and choosing efficient delivery strategies, whilst identifying waste and ensuring value for money solutions
  • Ensure that all stakeholders are engaged and supportive of the works and services and their potential impacts.
  • Ensure all work activities and services comply fully with processes, obtaining necessary approvals.
  • Ensure consistent and reliable reporting of project/services performance to create a single version of the truth, and report progress & performance into the Hub.
  • Ensure key risks are identified early, and mitigated where possible, with issues and blockers escalated immediately.
  • Reporting core performances
  • Identify then deliver efficiencies.
  • Work closely with Design Manager, Temporary Works Coordinator and Lifting AP to ensure efficient use of resources, framework efficiencies and customer satisfaction.


Requirements for this opportunity include –

  • Previous experience preferably in the water industry in a multi-project delivery role
  • HNC/HND or degree in a relevant engineering discipline
  • SMSTS qualification
  • Association of Project Management (APM) Introductory Certificate
  • Willing to be on call on a rota for a 7 day period
  • Skills, knowledge, and experience of CDM and Construction Management in the capacity of Principle Contractor
  • Skills, knowledge, and experience of CDM and Design in both the capacity of Principle Designer (or CDM-C) and designer.
  • Strong Site Management Skills
  • Strong Technical understanding of Water and Wastewater treatment and M&E equipment therein.
  • Strong Contract Awareness, Solid commercial, financial and analytical skills


If you are available and interested in this opportunity, then please lodge your CV here now.