8 months ago
Graduate Chemical Engineer - Reliability Engineering Asset Management
United Kingdom-South East, United Kingdom-Yorkshire-North, United Kingdom-Yorkshire-South, United Kingdom-Yorkshire-West
Date published: 20-Jun-2018
Opportunity: Experienced Hire
Business Line: Water
Business Plan: ENG
Think bigger and expand your view of what you can do in your career. Black & Veatch is Building a World of Difference. By advancing the frontiers of knowledge, we provide our clients with reliable solutions to their most complex challenges, thereby helping improve and sustain the quality of life around the world. This is our Mission, and you can make it yours.
Black & Veatch repeatedly ranks among the top engineering and design/build companies around the world, and we have proven industry leadership. You’ll work with the best professionals, for prominent clients on pacesetting projects on a global scale. With nearly 10,000 professionals in more than 100 offices worldwide, and our markets continue to grow. Our professionals turn concepts and ideas into big realities every day.
• We are involved in more megawatts of power generation than any other company in the world.
• An estimated 20 percent of the world’s population served by community systems drinks potable water though systems designed, constructed or supported by Black & Veatch.
• Mobile phone towers deployed by Black & Veatch carry more than 5 million traffic hours daily.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
At Black & Veatch we have an Asset Management division. There are graduate placement opportunities within both our Asset Performance Optimisation (APO) & Information Management and Analytics (IMA) team who specialise in finding innovative approaches to problem solving and optimisation on physical assets.
We apply our operations and maintenance, data management, statistical and analytical skills using a wide and varied toolbox from workforce management systems such as SAP PM to our own proprietary analytical and visualisation software ASSET360. We use these tools and techniques to support our clients in achieving a sustainable operation and insight into their problems.
This role will support both on and offsite personnel in physical asset condition assessment, information collection and analysis and the use of workforce management systems with a strong focus on the importance of data quality and efficient processes.
If you believe the importance of getting the quality of information right and optimising the systems and processes that support it then we want to hear from you.
Black and Veatch treat each Graduate as an individual and will provide all relevant training, development and support so that you may further your career, our graduate programme allows you to rotate across the UK business gaining experience in different departments and projects. We are a diverse and energetic team and you will play a key role in contributing to our team and company’s success.
We are seeking a problem solver who can think laterally, bring innovation to tasks and has strong interpersonal skills. You will do this using both engineering and mathematical approaches to provide practical benefit.
You will be involved in the collection and verification of on-site asset data, information systems management and asset performance evaluation.
You will work alongside colleagues as well as external clients with a heavy focus on working collaboratively in a physical utility environment offering the support our clients require.
Third level qualification (HNC or above)
All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.
Preferred Non-Technical Competencies: • Learning on the Fly • Problem Solving • Intellectual Horsepower • Written Communications • Drive For Results • Decision Quality • Informing • Listening • Dealing with Ambiguity Preferred Technical Competencies: • Basic knowledge of engineering design principles and applicable design guides and standards related to assigned engineering discipline • Basic industry knowledge and technology trends • Basic knowledge of company quality program • Basic knowledge of construction & constructability practices & principles