Location: READING
Salary: £ 60,000 per Annum
Reference : 18948

Our client is a major company in the UK Water Sector. They currently have a vacancy for a Principle Engineer to work on Capital Delivery Projects in their Reading office in order to achieve the company’s ambitions for AMP7.



  • Get the technical requirements with the Project Definition briefs and maximise value to understand all risks and their mitigation including recommendations for who owns process risk liability.

  • Improve Technical Asset Standards.

  • Provide design sign-off to between Asset Management and Capital Delivery as the delivery stream dictates.

  • Provide technical assurance during the delivery, commissioning and hand over of Assets.

  • Drive the advancement of their engineering discipline.

  • Ensure and deliver the engineering regulatory compliance on relevant Assets.



  • Lead the engineering discipline within the company.

  • Provide Project Definition Briefs.

  • Ensure compliance with engineering requirements.

  • Provide sign off for technical delivery.

  • Support the establishment of a sustainable engineering structure from graduate to industry experts that lead engineering requirements into AMP8 and beyond.



  • Degree level or equivalent in an engineering discipline and with professional Chartership.
  • A recognised leader in your engineering discipline including process and analytical instrumentation and possibly electronic security systems likely with extensive experience including a significant amount in the water industry.
  • Understanding of the regulatory environment to achieve compliance with our engineering regulatory requirements.
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills both internally and externally.
  • Collaborate and ability to influence senior colleagues.
  • Budget management experience.