Senior Mechanical Engineer – Water

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45 – 55 per hour
Role: Senior Mechanical Engineer
Rate: 45 50 per hour Ltd
Location: Belfast
My client, a specialist engineering company covering the full range of services from design to installation and maintenance within the water industry are currently looking for an experienced Mechanical Engineer with water industry experience for an immediate start.
Plant and infrastructure surveys and assessments, using cutting-edge technologies and techniques as appropriate
Feasibility, outline and detailed mechanical design, research and development work including equipment specifications, plant schedules, access, lifting and maintenance strategies, technical risk assessments, control philosophies, process flow diagrams, P&IDs and commissioning strategies, cost and programme estimations
Plant specifications; supplier equipment assessment and evaluation
Technical report writing at all stages of the project lifecycle
Liaison with clients within the UK and worldwide.
Support and/or lead bids, fee proposals or offers of service; development of activity schedules/work plans
Understanding of HAZOP, DSEAR, CDM, WIMES, Sewers for Adoption, British and European Standards and other statutory, regulatory and non-regulatory provisions and guidance
Development of standard and bespoke design solutions for the water industry and beyond
Meet and exceed quality, programme, budgetary and H&S requirements on projects
Preparing technical papers and presentations for conferences, colleagues and clients
Support and/or deliver technical and expert witness investigations and appraisals
Ownership of specific skill areas or activities within our technical knowledge networks; contributing to technical network activities, to broaden your and our skills, experience and technical reputation
Working with and developing design tools such as system curve calculations, hydraulic calculations, automated design tools, standardised or packaged plant designs
Skills and Experience:
Educated to degree level with a mechanical engineering bias; ideally a chartered Member of a recognised engineering institution
Broad experience within the water and/or wastewater engineering sector
Ability to provide a customer-focussed service with a sound understanding of the water sector regulatory framework
Understanding of water and wastewater treatment technologies; an interest in developing and/or exploiting new and emerging technologies and techniques
Ability to complete assignments on time, within budget and to a high technical standard
A well-developed understanding of the design process
An ability to manage and mentor teams and/or individuals and/or projects, potentially split across disciplines, locations and stakeholders
A developing external profile and reputation; a desire and willingness to raise the profile of oneself and the Company
Willingness to contribute to and develop our technical knowledge networks
If you are interested in the role you can apply on line or email and I will call you to discuss