Water Process Optimisation Specialist/Wastewater Process Optimisation Specialist (Multiple) - Ref No. 253AO22

Role: Water Process Optimisation Specialist/Wastewater Process Optimisation Specialist (Multiple) 

Area: Asset Operations 

Location: North West/South West/South East Midlands/East Region 

Reference Number: 253AO22

Closing date for applications: 19 August 2022

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

The roles report into the Water Process Optimisation Lead or the Wastewater Process Optimisation Lead and will work closely with counterparts from Irish Water, Local Authorities and 3rd parties regarding the optimisation and improvement of treatment processes and adoption of efficient energy usage across Irish Water plants. This includes the assessment of water and wastewater treatment processes to develop optimisation approaches in order to reduce cost and ensure regulatory compliance whilst safeguarding public health. The Water and 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 water and wastewater treatment processes.