Graduate Project Engineer

Job Overview

Crowder Consulting is a professional business of consulting engineers, software developers and data analysts. As an SME we are positioned in a niche area of the water industry being able to offer our leading Water Network Management System, Netbase, to water operators in the UK and internationally, along with our engineering consultancy and data analysis services.

Our services focus on the planning, monitoring, analysis, performance, modelling and operational aspects of water and sewer networks. We’re based in Central Birkenhead (Merseyside), easily accessible with great transport links, with some homeworking available.

We’re looking for graduates to progress from Project Engineers where a solid technical engineering basis will be established, through to future leaders and managers within our organisation.

The exciting opportunities are available within one of our dynamic project teams, where you will work on a wide range of consultancy projects for major water utilities across the UK and overseas, whilst also having the opportunity to work on the development and implementation of the Netbase system as we expand into overseas markets. You will be supported to develop expertise in the analysis, reporting and management of water supply and distribution networks.

As a Graduate Project Engineer, you’ll receive a competitive salary dependent on experience and qualifications, along with additional benefits including; employer contributory pension scheme, annual leave entitlement that increases with length of service, and the option for flexible working days.

You’ll be employed on a permanent contract, working full time Monday to Friday, 7.5 hours a day with flexible start times available between 8am and 10am, and finish times between 4:30pm and 6:30pm.

To be considered for this role, you will need:

  • An Engineering, Science or Mathematics related degree
  • Excellent numeracy, computer and organisational skills

In addition, you will be self motivatedenthusiastic and ambitious, with an eagerness to learn and be highly driven with a proactive approach to work. You will develop expertise in the analysis, reporting and management of water supply and distribution networks.

Who we are?

Established in 1985, the growing team of over 110 employees are at the heart of what Crowder does, which is why the business is proud to have been Investors in People accredited since 2004, a testament to the company’s commitment to developing all personnel.

Crowder benefits from a longstanding dedicated workforce, and continued growth plans provide superb career opportunities within the business, making this a great time to join as a Graduate Project Engineer.

All applications for this Graduate Project Engineer vacancy are to be submitted via email, and strictly no agency calls or agency CV submissions.

Ref: 03/2022
Apply: Send your CV and covering letter, quoting the above reference, by email to


To find out more about us, please submit an enquiry online.

Alternatively, you can call us on +44 (0) 151 647 7772 during office hours (Monday – Friday 09:00 – 17:30)

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