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Wastewater Process Optimisation Specialist - Ref No. 39AOUET23

Role: Wastewater Process Optimisation Specialist

Area: Asset Operations

Location: South East Midlands Region (Kilkenny)

Reference Number: 39AOUET23

Closing date for applications: 03 May 2023

The Wastewater Process Optimisation Specialist role will be responsible for supporting the provision of process optimisation services across wastewater and energy efficiency. The role will be responsible for ensuring that wastewater treatment plants are operated within the set level quality and operational parameters, ensuring that the quality of wastewater effluent produced by Uisce Éireann meets all regulatory standards and that said assets are operated with a high consideration for energy efficiency.

The role reports into the Wastewater Process Optimisation Lead and will work closely with counterparts from Uisce Éireann, Local Authorities and 3rd parties regarding the optimisation and improvement of treatment processes and adoption of efficient energy usage across Uisce Éireann plants. This includes the assessment of wastewater treatment processes to develop optimisation approaches in order to reduce cost and ensure regulatory compliance whilst safeguarding public health. The Wastewater Process Optimisation Specialist is responsible for the provision of operational, scientific and technical advice and expertise from design through to operation and to identify where investment will be more effectively targeted in order to achieve optimised control of wastewater treatment processes.