Senior Process Engineer and Scientist

Wessex Water
Bath, Somerset
Circa £62,000 dependent on experience
06 Aug 2018
26 Aug 2018
Full Time
Contract Type
Career Level
Senior Management

Senior process engineer and scientist

Closing date: 26/08/2018
Reference: REQ002298
Department: Enterprises
Location: Operations Centre, Bath
Starting salary: Circa £62,000 dependent on experience
Category: Permanent
Package: permanent, 40 hours, defined contribution pension scheme

Are you a motivational individual with a passion for achieving targets? If so, we have a great opportunity for you within GENeco. 

GENeco is an award-winning recycling and renewable energy company, committed to offering our customers innovative, cost effective and sustainable solutions. We are part of the Wessex Water Group of companies and were created to help the group become more sustainable. Our recent innovations include a food waste treatment and gas to grid facility. In 2015 we were named as a guardian sustainable business of the year. 

This role will involve you reporting to the managing director and you will be responsible for a dedicated technical department of chartered and graduate chemical engineers and scientists, ensuring high compliance and process efficiency. You will be a great motivator to our technical staff and enhance their competence and expertise, while contributing to innovative process solutions that enhance the sustainability and growth of GENeco.

This is an important position within GENeco and requires a technically competent, self-motivated, diligent, accurate and free-thinking individual. While you may be a chartered chemical engineer/scientist, it is desirable that you have a sound theoretical knowledge of: 

- activated sludge systems (fixed film and suspended growth) 
- anaerobic digestion systems, food and municipal 
- thermal systems, heat exchange, gas engines, and biogas purification plant. 

Practical, operational and/or commissioning experience is desirable. As well as having great organisation skills to structure your time and resources in order to achieve the best results for the company.

In return, we offer a range of benefits including: 
* Defined contribution pension scheme. 
* Company car. 
* Bonus scheme. 
* Financial and development support for further relevant qualifications. 
* 24 days holiday rising to 28 with length of service. 
* Life insurance. 
* Childcare vouchers. 
* Cycle2Work scheme. 
* Discounts and cashback scheme from more than 1,200 high street and online suppliers.

This role is available for flexible working including job share if a suitable job share partner can be found. 

Sound interesting? Please apply by clicking APPLY below quoting job reference REQ002298. The closing date is 26 August 2018. 

Please remember you must be able to prove your eligibility to work in the UK and provide evidence of qualifications gained. All offers of employment will be subject to a Basic Disclosure Criminal Records check.