Project Engineer

  • Job Reference: 122270
  • Date Posted: 12 January 2021
  • Employer: Veolia
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Salary: £45,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: plus Bonus plus Car Allowance plus Veolia benefits *listed below
  • Sector: Engineering & Technical, Health, Safety, Environment & Quality
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Job Title - Project Engineer

Salary - Circa £45,000 plus Bonus plus Car Allowance plus Veolia benefits *listed below

Location - James Road, Tyseley, Birmingham B11 2BA

Hours - Full time, 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday, 08:00am to 16:30pm

 At Veolia, the Project Engineer works alongside the Energy Recovery Facility operational team to ensure Plant Upgrade Works are delivered in a timely manner and within the budget, minimising the impact on the ERF operation. The Project Engineer ensures the effective and safe organisation of engineering processes, whilst delivering exceptional customer service.

We’re looking for someone who has exceptional people skills with the ability to work in a team and project environment. If you are self motivated, enjoy working on projects, and have the ability to manage contractors and suppliers, we’d like to hear from you.

What you’ll do

Main duties will include

  • Develop project objectives by reviewing proposals and plans with management.

  • Identify project phases and elements.

  • Determine project specifications by identifying product design, customer requirements and performance standards by completing technical studies and preparing cost estimates.

  • Design and conduct tests to confirm product performance.

  • Produce project plans.

  • Monitor project progress and resolve any issues that occur.

  • Recommend and implement any actions required to ensure a successful project.

  • Ensure the project is completed in line with the budget.

  • Collect and analyse project reports.

  • Work closely with the team to create a positive working environment.


 The experience you will need


  • Strong engineering experience.

  • Experience in delivering projects with tight timescales.

  • Project Management.

  • Technical understanding.

  • Design skills.


  • Power plant or continuous process plant experience.

  • Experience in a ERF or power industry.

  • Documentation skills.

  • Supervisory experience.

  • CAD, CAD/CAM Circuit Design.

Benefits you will receive within this role are 

  • Eligible for annual performance bonus.

  • Eligible for a company car or company car allowance. 

  • The option to join our attractive Veolia pension scheme.

  • Access to Veolia rewards, benefits and discounts.

  • Access to financial and mental health support.

  • 25 days annual leave and statutory bank holidays.

Who is Veolia?

We are the UK leader in Environmental Solutions. We offer services and expertise in waste, water and energy management helping to build a more sustainable future. As a global organisation, our work focuses on delivering simple but innovative solutions to preserving natural resources, reducing pollution and protecting our environment.

 Veolia is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants meeting the minimum criteria for the role will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, gender or gender expression, disability, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

 Veolia employees are employed under standard terms and conditions and in order to promote fairness, any changes to roles/grades as part of an employment offer we make to existing staff-graded employees will be subject to the acceptance of the standardised terms and conditions.  Therefore, please be advised that any new terms and conditions may differ from your current contract with Veolia if you are staff-graded.