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DBO Engineer - Ref No. 05AOUET23

Role: DBO Engineer

Area: Asset Operations

Location: East Midlands Region (Dublin/Mullingar)

Reference Number: 05AOUET23

Closing date for applications: 30 January 2023

The Asset Operations function within Uisce Éireann is responsible for the delivery of safe, responsive, reliable and sustainable water and wastewater services. The DBO team within the Operational Commercial and Contract Management Team are responsible for the management of the water and wastewater services that are delivered on behalf of Uisce Éireann by external Contractors. Nationally, there are currently c. 260 sites operated under c.150 contracts with an annual spend in excess of €160m.

The key aim of the DBO team is to ensure that Uisce Éireann are achieving maximum value for money from the Operations Contracts Portfolio, all the while ensuring that the contractors maintain operational stability and efficacy in accordance with the provisions of the operations contract. Ensuring that the risk allocation assumed by all parties to the contracts at tender stage is correctly applied, while at the same time having an appreciation of the scale and complexity of the operations contract's portfolio, is a key requirement for the Engineer.