Salary: £ 45,000 per Annum
Reference : 20933

Our client has an outstanding opportunity for a Senior Mechanical Engineer to join their mechanical engineering team in Berkshire. The successful candidate will join their Capital Delivery Team and be integral in creating a leading ‘cutting-edge’ Engineering Team that can deliver the ambitions of our client for AMP 7 in the UK Water Sector.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a newly established Engineering team who are responsible for providing technical expertise on a number of exciting projects.

Remuneration Package:

  • Salary of up to £55,000 p.a.
  • Family Healthcare.
  • 26 days holiday.
  • Up-to 18% Pension Contributions (of which 12% is Employer Contribution).


  • Get the right technical requirements with the project definition briefs
  • Input and improve technical asset standards
  • Provide design sign-off to Capital Delivery as the delivery stream dictates
  • Provide technical assurance during the delivery, commissioning and hand over of assets
  • Drive the digital advancement of our engineering within the corporate digital strategy
  • Ensure and deliver the engineering regulatory compliance on relevant assets in the mechanical engineering area

Key Accountabilities:

  • Play a key role in mechanical engineering discipline
  • Provide the technical input into project definition briefs
  • Provide mechanical input into asset surveys and plant condition assessments, feasibility studies, optioneering, whole life costing and preliminary designs 
  • Provide the technical sign-off and assurance during technical delivery including handover
  • Ensure we are compliant with engineering-based regulatory requirements in their area
  • Support the establishment of a cohesive, sustainable engineering structure from graduate to industry experts that leads the client’s engineering requirements into AMP8 and beyond


  • Degree Qualified
  • Recognised senior engineer in mechanical engineering with experience in the water industry
  • Experience working in one or more of the following: pumps/pipe systems, sludge, gas/CHP systems, water/wastewater treatment process equipment
  • Understanding of the regulatory environment to achieve compliance with our engineering regulatory requirements
  • Good communication skills
  • Have the ability to collaborate with and ability to influence colleagues
  • Budget management experience