Location: Nottingham 

Placement type: Mechanical Engineering 

Salary: TBC C£17,000

Start date: Between Summer 2020


Assistant Systems Engineer wanted for a UK based branch of a leading global water technology company with operations in more than 150 countries.


Some of the Key Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Assist the Systems Engineering Manager in the running of the Systems Engineering Department
  • Provide cover for the Systems Engineers during any period of absence.
  • To assist other Engineering Departmental personnel in resolving problems, and to assist with Product Range activities supporting specific Product Department Engineers.
  • To liaise directly with the company HQ in Sweden and other company subsidiaries on system and product related matters.
  • To perform the selection and specification of pump and mixing equipment to suit enquiry requirements, using where necessary internal (Company) and external computer application software.
  • To evaluate and advise on the specification of suitable electrical and mechanical ancillary equipment that may be required to complete a system package.




The System Engineering Department function is a central support for the activities of the Business Unit for Pumping and Mixing. External Customers includes Consultants and Contractors in the Water and Wastewater Sectors and Water Utilities Direct. Internal Customers includes our Tendering and Contracts departments as well as Sales Engineers and Aftermarket Business Unit.  


The role is accountable to the System Engineering Manager and Business Unit General Manager.



1.            Relevant Mechanical Engineering knowledge

2.            Computer literature       

3.            Communication skills

4.            Clean Driving License

5.            Ability to work under pressure

To apply for this placement or for more information, please contact Ellen on e.pugsley@etrust.org.uk stating your interest, your full name and the vacancy reference.


Please note, you must be fully registered with The YINI scheme to apply.

See the YINI application page to complete an on-line application form if you are not already registered.

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