Location: SOMERSET
Salary: £ 40,000 per Annum
Reference : 19003

Our client is a leading UK Water Company who are seeking a Senior Mechanical Engineer to join them on a permanent basis in the Somerset Region. They are responsible for the delivery of water treatment, wastewater and network projects. The successful candidate will provide technical engineering skills and practical knowledge to lead the design and development of innovative solutions.



  • Undertake option evaluations/assessments for projects within required timescales and agreed feasibility budgets.

  • Take ownership of the preferred solution through outline design, detailed design and full construction.

  • Prepare business case reports.

  • Work closely with all functions on site to ensure projects match operational requirements.

  • Ensure all targets and performance commitments are met.

  • Support other operational groups in the achievement or departmental performance commitments.



  • Degree qualified in an engineering related subject.

  • Chartered engineer.

  • Experience working in the UK Water Sector: more specifically working with contracting partners and client customers.

  • Knowledge and experience in the application of risk management principals.

  • Strong negotiation and influencing skills.



  • Salary of £40,000 - £50,000 p.a

  • Defined contribution pension scheme.

  • 24 days' holiday rising to 28 with length of service.

  •  Life cover

  •  Cycle2Work scheme

  • Tax-free childcare government scheme

  • Paid volunteering leave

  • Discounts and cashback scheme from more than 1,200 high street and online suppliers.