Project Engineer Water

Morrison Water Services
Colchester, Essex
Closing date
Sep 30, 2022
Here within Morrison Water Services, we collaborate with a number of alliance partners to provide the best water and water recycling services across the region by maintaining our existing assets and undertaking new projects to safeguard future water supplies.

Playing a key part in our drive to bring environmental and social prosperity to the region we serve through our commitment to Love Every Drop are our Integrated Operational Solutions (IOS) Alliance. Comprising of Anglian Water, Morrison Water Services, Barhale and Kier, the IOS Alliance work together to concentrate on solutions across the water recycling and clean water asset base, typically totalling £50-60m per year.

IOS Water are responsible for a leakage portfolio known as the ‘Pressure Release Valve' (PRV) project which is a vital initiative across the region to ensure our customers continue to receive safe and clean running water with as little interruption as possible.

To play a vital part in this project, by ensuring work is delivered to time, cost, specification, client and stakeholder needs, we are looking for Project Engineers to join the team based in the Colchester area!

What will you be doing as our new Project Engineer?

Receiving planned and reactive project needs from Anglian Water, you'll look to drive development of optimum solutions whilst ensuring they are compliant with all required standards and regulations.

This is a fast-paced and dynamic role but one where you can add value across the business and to your career aspirations by raising your profile across a number of teams!

Key responsibilities:

Support the Operational Manager in the delivery of Demand Driven work in times of high workload or resources shortages
Provide regular updates on progress (time, cost and quality) to the Operational Manager and other key internal and external stakeholders ensuring corporate systems are regularly maintained and updated
Receive (and challenge) data and assessments of risk associated with planned needs
Develop solutions in line with corporate governance processes and technical standards
Adhere to all relevant governances especially with regard to authorisation to spend and periodic review
Take responsibility for the accuracy of all data for projects under your control
Complete and comply with all operational site Health & Safety requirements to ensure safe working practicesA little bit about your skills, experience and behaviours….

To join the IOS Alliance in our quest for industry- leading project management, you'll hold an appropriate professional engineering qualification to compliment your knowledge and experience of customer management and external stakeholder management.

Operating with a savvy commercial outlook, you'll be a good communicator able to relay detailed data to a non-data literate audience. Always up for a challenge, you'll have the ability to prioritise and work to tight deadlines.

If you are looking for your next career move in a dynamic environment where you can see the value you add, please apply today!

What's in it for you?

25 days' annual leave plus 8 days' bank holiday
Annual bonus
Pension scheme
Life Assurance
Private health care
Company Van

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