project engineer in chester

job type
£ 38,000 per year
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job details

chester, cheshire
job category
construction & property
job type
£ 38,000 per year
reference number
PE 002
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job description

Project Engineer

£38,000-£45,000 + Package


Are you a Project Engineer with experience working on Environment Agency projects?

Do you wish to join a market leading company with endless development and progression prospects?

The Client

Our client, a leading engineering, consulting and construction company with over 100 offices worldwide are looking to bring on an additional Project Engineer, with recent or near -Chartered status, to join their Water Services team based in Chester.

The team consults, delivers and manages Critical Human Infrastructure projects in the Water and Flood Risk Management sector. The candidate for this role should have an aspiration to follow a technical career, and have experience in the appraisal and design of civil infrastructure schemes. Successful applicants will be based in our office in the beautiful historic City of Chester, and projects will predominantly be across the north of England and Wales but may extend nationwide. The ability to travel to Client offices and project sites is essential.


* Deliver packages of work within budget and to programme to meet the Client's requirements
* Understand project scope and identify contractual change
* Understand the customer's basic and performance needs
* Undertake feasibility assessments, optioneering, outline and detailed design
* Balance the priorities of multiple projects
* Assess the technical risk of projects
* Provide clear and concise deliverables appropriate for the intended audience
* Cooperate with the Engineering Manager, Project Manager and Regional Delivery Director.


* Degree in Civil Engineering or Water & Environmental Management
* Good grades at A-Levels in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths) subjects and/or Geography
* Ability to work in a multi-disciplinary team of internal professionals, and third party asset owners, stakeholders, technical officers and contractors
* Motivated to work on flood and coastal risk management and water projects, experience is preferable
* Experience of working on projects at appraisal, outline design, detailed design and constructions stages is preferable
* Experience of producing flood risk assessments would be advantageous ? Understand the importance of budget and programme control
* Ability to work under time pressure and balance multiple priorities
* Ability to design, plan and organise tasks
* Collaborative individual that helps to build strong effective teams
* Ability to liaise with internal and external clients to develop relationships across the business
* Ability to effectively present technical solutions to a wide range of audiences in a variety of means
* Proactive and methodical approach to problem solving as an individual and as part of a team with a desire to find a solution
* Excellent attention to detail
* A high level of computer literacy - knowledge and ability to use AutoCad and GIS would be advantageous
* Be driven to develop and improve your technical skills and advance your career.

To apply please contact Seif.El- Zarka on 01612388800 or alternatively get in touch via linkedin:

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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Project Engineer