About the Role :
At WSP, you’ll find yourself challenged in more fascinating and far-reaching ways than ever before. You’ll explore new and inspiring opportunities to make the most of your expertise, broaden your professional horizons and create exciting new possibilities for people, organisations and society in general.
We are delivering a wide range of exciting projects both within the UK and overseas. Our current fixed plant projects include Principal Supply Point (PSP) renewals, developing power supplies for new lines and supporting railway electrification and enhancement works.
A typical week would include :
The variety of project work ensures that a typical week is wide ranging. You will be engaging with clients and leading the production of engineering deliverables.
This will involve the management of staff and working with other team leaders to efficiently delivery projects. You will also lead tender returns for fixed plant projects and contribute to wider enhancement schemes.
We'd love to hear from you if you have :
Our projects require individuals that have a passion for problem solving and delivering projects that make a difference.
We are looking for experience in the management of staff and working with others to develop the best solutions. Specific knowledge in the field of HV / LV power supplies, points heating, lighting, signalling power, earthing and bonding and cable routing would be advantageous.
What if we can?
What if we can have work-life balance? What if we can be rewarded in ways that support our individual needs? What if we can be accepted for who we are? Here at WSP we can!
WSP recognizes that work is only one part of our lives and making time for the other things in our life is important be that our families, our friends or ourselves.
So, if working from home, working part-time or having flexible start and finish time will help with this let us know as part of your application.
As well as rewarding you with competitive pay, WSP offers standard benefits including a 37.5 hour working week, 25 days annual leave, pension schemes, life assurance, personal accident cover and paid professional subscriptions, and some not so standard benefits as part of our flexible benefits scheme so if you would like to hop on a new bike (cycle to work scheme) or thrill the family with your Lego building skills (Discount at Legoland Windsor) WSP can help!
Be you, be happy - we strive to have a friendly and inclusive culture which respects and maximizes the contribution individuals can bring to WSP.
We recognise the benefits that people with varying backgrounds and experiences can bring. Our VIBE (LGBT + employee network) and PLEDGE (Promoting Leadership, Encouraging Diversity & Gender Equality) networks work with the business to help ensure we continue to promote the right environment to enable LGBT+ and female employees to reach their full potential, and to ensure we continue to promote equality, inclusivity and diversity for everyone.
Here at WSP we positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, pregnancy or maternity / paternity.
We will interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria.
In addition we support our people to achieve their personal health and well-being goals through our Thrive programme
About us :
WSP is one of the world's leading engineering professional services firms providing technical consultancy to the built and natural environment.
We believe that for societies to thrive, we must all hold ourselves accountable for tomorrow. For us, that means creating innovative solutions to the challenges the future will bring to the communities and environments where we live and work across the UK.
We are locally dedicated and propelled by international brainpower. We are technical experts and strategic advisors, including engineers, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors and environmental specialists, as well as other design, programme and construction management professionals.
Our experts design lasting solutions in the property & buildings, transportation & infrastructure, environment, industry, resources (including mining, and oil & gas) and power & energy sectors as well as project delivery and strategic consulting services.
And safety and sustainability are embedded in everything that we do.