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As a water engineer you may work with a variety of different liquids but you will generally deal with systems that help provide clean water and dispose of waste and sewage.

We are a specialist recruitment agency renowned for sourcing a variety of water industry jobs within the environmental and utility sectors.

Our main area of focus is in the placement of Water engineers, which is a generic title given to engineers who specialise in water-based projects; many of whom have a civil engineering or environmental background.

Asset management is a critical part of most water industry jobs, specifically ones which involve engineering. Water engineers are often required to repair, maintain and build structures which control water resources such as reservoirs, pump stations and defence walls. As a water engineer you may work with a variety of different liquids but you will generally deal with systems that help provide clean water and dispose of waste and sewage. Other tasks will involve creating systems to help prevent floods.

There are a number of jobs in the water industry, many of which offer a balanced mix of on and off site work. Dependent upon the role, your experience, and the sector which you will be working in will largely influence what duties you will encounter.

Aside from the hands-on engineering work you will be required to carry out administrative and research based tasks to ensure that the necessary protocol is followed. Your communication skills will also be frequently used for liaising with clients or senior/subordinate staff.

Experience working within a job in the water industry is preferred, but if candidates can demonstrate that they have the qualifications and experience necessary to make a successful transition, then you may also be considered as many of the duties required will utilise standard engineering practices.

Whatever your specialism or career level Fusion People can help you realise your potential with a wide selection of permanent , part time jobs, contract jobs and challenging freelance assignments. Jobs in the water industry and land/environment sector are often project based and we can work with you to help you find your next project.