HR Wallingford is a world leading engineering consultancy for the water environment. One of our specialities is conducting physical modelling studies of the coastal environment in our 14,000 m2 test facilities located in South Oxfordshire. To support the delivery of these projects we have developed class leading equipment, software and instrumentation which we now supply to testing facilities worldwide.
Over the last 10 years this area of the business has grown significantly and we are now looking for a Senior Engineer to join the team and help us deliver projects to maintain our market leading position. You will work within our Equipment, Technology and Innovation Group as part of a multi-disciplinary team of mechanical, electrical and software engineers, so you will need to be comfortable working across this breadth of disciplines.
Your primary focus will be managing the full project life cycle including developing specification, design solutions, procurement activities and commissioning systems. All projects need to be delivered to our high standards, on time and within budget and therefore experience of successfully managing both the supply chain and the end user is a prerequisite. In addition, the successful applicant will undertake product development activities to allow us to offer customers cutting edge technology, keeping us at the forefront in our market.
You will need to demonstrate the following behaviours:
You should be able to demonstrate the following essential skills to be considered for the role:
The following experience is desirable:
We are committed to recruiting and retaining staff of the highest calibre. We offer a stimulating working environment with competitive salaries commensurate with experience. We also offer an excellent benefits package that includes: a generous defined contribution pension scheme with a minimum 10 per cent employer contribution; at least 22 days holiday plus three days company holiday plus eight bank holidays, permanent health insurance; flexible working hours which allows for leave to be taken subject to hours accrued and business needs; childcare vouchers; and access to a staff restaurant, as well as an on-campus sports and social club.
To apply please send your CV with a covering letter, clearly stating the vacancy of interest, to Sonia Tyack, Personnel Manager, HR Wallingford, Howbery Park, Wallingford, Oxfordshire OX10 8BA, United Kingdom, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Closing date 27 July 2018.
HR Wallingford is an equal opportunities employer.
Read our Privacy notice for job applicants (.pdf) to read on how we collect and process the personal data you may provide us when you apply for a job with us through our websites, or by any other means. This notice also explains how we’ll store and handle that data, and keep it safe.