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Senior Mechanical Engineer - UK

Posted: Thursday, Dec 20, 2018

  • Description

    Glan Agua are now seeking an immediate position for a Senior Mechanical Engineer.

    Working with the Design Manager and MEICA Project Manager, you would be a key member of the Design Team during the detailed design phase and continue to provide engineering support during the construction phase.

  • Duties

    The ideal candidates will have proven experience of mechanical design at a senior level in the UK water and wastewater sector coupled with a degree level or HNC level qualification in Mechanical Engineering or similar.

    The preferred candidate will have a proven track record of project delivery on medium to large sized water and/or waste water infrastructure projects.

    They will be expected to take responsibility for critical elements of the outline and detailed mechanical design right through the process stream including raw water pumping, chemical mixing and dosing, filtration (DAF / RGF / membrane), disinfection and off-site pumping.

  • Key Capabilities & Attributes

    • Proven track record in delivering process plant design in the UK water and wastewater industry
    • Ability to work effectively within the Glan Agua design and construction team, working closely with the Design Manager and the Project Manager. Furthermore, coordination and liaison with the wider Glan Agua Design Team both within the UK and in the remote offices is essential, as well as with the Client’s co-located engineering team
    • Ability to understand supply chain package plant design and integrate these designs as required into the overall design package
    • Use an innovative approach to problem solving and always seek to challenge standard solutions
    • Ability to generate mechanical design outputs including mechanical equipment specifications, general arrangement drawings, hydraulic calculations, equipment schedules etc
    • Experience as checker / reviewer / approver of design documents at all stages of submission
    • Provide assistance and guidance to project delivery at all levels as required, from producing supply chain tender enquiry specifications to providing on-site support to the construction team
    • Attendance and participation at HAZOPs
    • Ability to carry out research into latest industry practices and solutions and to take full consideration of TOTEX in design decision making
    • Ability to integrate Health, Safety and Environmental constraints into design, and to fully understand the Principal Designers obligations in these areas

Apply for this position

Please send CV with cover letter to: HR Manager, Glan Agua Ltd, Railway House, Station Road, Loughrea, Co. Galway or to



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