Senior Design Engineer

Senior ( 6 - 9 years )
Employer
Veolia Ireland
Sector
Renewable Energy Semiconductor Manufacturing
Type
Remote UTC+0
Duration
Ongoing
Salary
Competitive
Job Category
Data Engineer
Skills Required
Compliance
Analytical
Learning and Development
Benefits
Professional Development
0
Background:

Veolia is Ireland’s leading environmental services company. We provide a comprehensive range of energy, waste and water solutions and are dedicated to carbon reduction, protecting the environment and building the circular economy.We offer all employees a benefits package as standard which includes full VHI cover, pension and education assistance.

Senior Design Engineer (Mechanical)
Location: Kilkenny

Duration: Permanent

Background:

Veolia is Ireland’s leading environmental services company. We provide a comprehensive range of energy, waste and water solutions and are dedicated to carbon reduction, protecting the environment and building the circular economy.We offer all employees a benefits package as standard which includes full VHI cover, pension and education assistance.

Overview of the role:

Excellent opportunity for a Senior Design Engineer (Mechanical) to join the Kilkenny office of a global leading environmental company who are highly respected within the Industry. This company has a strong reputation for Innovation and professional development.

Would you like to work for a global leading environmental company, where we strive towards continued growth? Would you like to work as part of a multidisciplinary team? If this sounds interesting to you then a career with Veolia would be a fantastic opportunity.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work on exciting new projects, producing detailed designs for Water & Wastewater Treatment Plants across Ireland and having full autonomy of their work. An important aspect will be focusing on delivering work efficiently and effectively, while executed on time and as per the budget.

This role will be focused on the development of water and wastewater treatment plants, sludge treatment and pumping stations in both municipal and industrial sectors. In executing the role it is paramount that Health & Safety, Ethical and Quality requirements, both legislative and company specific, are respected and taken account of.

Day to day of the role:
  • Providing working design solutions to technical problems, involving equipment selection and specifications, hydraulic design, plant layouts, P&IDs etc.
  • Receive the Clients brief/remit, formulate the scope of works and develop the design philosophy
  • Provide best value working design solutions to technical problems
  • Coordinate members of the design team to ensure the timely delivery of information, checking the work of other members of staff and providing assistance to their continued learning and development
  • Work effectively within a multi-disciplinary design environment
  • Undertake calculations using design software but also by hand as required
  • Ensuring that all Project Documentation is managed according to the requirements of the Project Quality Plan and project specific requirements
  • Problem solving and application of good engineering principles
  • Understanding and ensuring compliance with Clients Specifications, User Requirement Specifications, Health and Safety Requirements, Company Quality requirements, Company Policy, legislation, design standards and good engineering practice
  • Adhere to the Company’s ethical conduct guidelines and maintain a working environment which is supportive and respectful of other employees

Required skills for the role:
  • Honours Degree in Engineering / Mechanical Engineering.
  • The successful Mechanical Engineer should have 7+ years’ post graduate design experience in a similar position and environment
  • Knowledge of water and wastewater treatment industry
  • Competent user of relevant design software packages, Experience in using 2D and 3D modelling software applications.
  • Strong organisational and time management skills
  • Willingness to lead by example, with a strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Be technically minded with a proven ability to problem solve in a mechanical design engineering environment.
  • Self-sustaining engineer with ability to effectively work as part of a team and on own initiative
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Analytical and visionary mind-set

To be successful in this role you will also have:
  • Candidates who are Chartered or who are in the process of gaining Chartership will have a distinct advantage.
  • A proven commitment to continued professional development

Please note: If you are an EU/EEA national, you will be asked to show proof of right to work in Ireland

If you are a non - EU/EEA national, you will require current and valid permission to work and reside in the Republic of Ireland.

Information on legislation and guides to the procedures in relation to obtaining green card permits, work permits, spousal/dependant permits is available on the Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation website

Please note:

If you are an EU/EEA national, you will be asked to show proof of right to work in Ireland.

If you are a non-EU/EEA national , you will require current and valid permission to work and reside in the Republic of Ireland.

Information on legislation and guides to the procedures in relation to obtaining greencard permits ,work permits, spousal/dependant permits is available on the Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation website.
Job Reference
LIN_SD-419316
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