Senior Process Engineer

  • Job Reference: JR15675
  • Date Posted: 28 March 2024
  • Employer: Veolia
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  • Location: London
  • Salary: £50,000 to £64,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Salary: £50,000 + 17.5% bonus + £6000 Car Allowance

Hours: 40 hours per week Monday to Friday

Location: London / South East as priority with flexibility to work from home

When you see the world as we do, you see the chance to help the world take better care of its resources, and help it become a better place for everyone. It's why we're looking for someone who's just as committed as we are, to push for genuine change and bring our ambition of Ecological Transformation to life.

We know that everyone here at Veolia can help us work alongside our communities, look after the environment, and contribute to our inclusive culture.

What we can offer you;

  • Access to our company pension scheme
  • Discounts on everything from groceries to well known retailers
  • Access to a range of resources to support your physical, mental and financial health; so you can lean on us whenever you need to
  • 24 hour access to a virtual GP, 365 days a year, for you and family members in your household
  • One paid days leave every year to volunteer and support your community
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities, allowing you to reach your full potential

What you'll be doing;

  • Lead the development of proposals for new growth opportunities in the sorting and recycling sector ( i.e. plastic recycling, glass recycling) by interacting with internal Subject Matter Experts and the supply chain.
  • Maintain a complete understanding of the sorting and recycling plants' (those assigned to you) performance at all times.
  • Identify saving initiatives and prepare the feasibility studies for continuous improvement and optimisation projects for the sorting and recycling assets, and present them to manager and operation for approval.
  • Lead on the technical designs of new recycling facilities, including concept technical solution development, costing, performance guarantees from suppliers by interacting with internal and external stakeholders.

What we're looking for;

  • Extensive experience within an engineering background (i.e. processing engineering, mechanical engineering, industrial engineering)
  • Broad knowledge of project development, inclusive of financial modelling and business cases development
  • Experience working with sorting and recycling processes
  • The ability to deliver high quality reports and presentations
  • Previous experience within the waste industry

What's next?

Apply today, so we can make a difference for generations to come.

We're proud to be listed in The Sunday Times Best Places to Work 2023, being named as a Top 10 Very Big Organisation and Highly Commended as a workplace for 55+.

This accolade further demonstrates our commitment to our people and our actions in creating an environment where everyone can be their true selves and enjoy working at Veolia.

We want to ensure that you feel supported throughout the application process and provide reasonable adjustments where necessary and requested. If you require any reasonable adjustments as part of your application and interview process please do not hesitate to let us know.

Here at Veolia, we're proud to be known as an equal opportunities employer. We know how important it is to be fully committed to building and maintaining a diverse and inclusive place to work for every one of our colleagues. So no matter their age, gender, gender expression, disability, race, ethnicity, religion, belief, sexuality or veteran status, every applicant who meets the minimum requirements will be considered fully.