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If you are talented, we should be talking

These are exciting times to work at Southern Water. We're getting ready to deliver a £3.1 billion investment programme and we are looking for top talent to ensure its success.

We'd love to hear from you, especially if you are a talented engineer.

Technical expertise

We have a variety of roles in Southern Water, particularly in engineering. Use the list below to see the kind of people we are looking for.

  1. Engineering team 
      • Technical Team Lead
      • Hydraulics Lead Engineer
      • CAD/BIM Lead Engineer
      • Project Design Lead
      • Mechanical Engineer
      • Electrical Engineer
      • Innovation and Improvement Manager
      • Health and Safety Lead Engineer
      • Process Engineer
      • Civil Engineer
      • CAD Technician
      • Operations Liaison
      • Continuous Improvement Engineer
      • Construction Enabling Lead
      • Town and Country Planner
      • Environmental Engineer
      • Third Party Liaison Adviser
  2. Programme management 
      • Portfolio Programme Manager
      • Quantity Surveyor/Estimator
      • IPPMS System Manager
      • Performance Analyst
      • BI Systems Manager
  3. Project management 
      • Project Managers
      • Head of Project Delivery
  4. Strategic planning 
      • Business Planning Manager
      • Demand Strategy Manager
      • Demand Planning Lead
      • Water Resource Planners
      • Senior Bathing Water Specialist
      • Innovation Strategy Manager
      • Innovation Planner
  5. Project services 
      • Contract Manager
      • Commissioning Manager
      • Commissioning Asset Integrators
      • Data Analysts
  6. Developer services 
      • Senior Technical Manager
      • Business Development Manager 
  7. Additional non-technical areas 
      • Health and Safety Adviser
      • Communications Officer
  8. Infrastructure 
      • Project Manager
      • Technical Coordinator
      • Senior Project Manager
      • BMS Process Coordinator
      • EICA Design Engineer
      • Mechanical Design Engineer
      • Project Design Lead Engineer
      • Principal Hydraulics Engineer
      • Water Strategic Planner
      • Demand Planning Lead
      • Demand Strategy Manager
      • Wastewater Strategic Planning Manager
      • Water Strategy Manager
      • Programme Planner and Optimisation Manager
      • Estimating Manager
      • Senior Estimator
      • Senior Quantity Surveyor
      • Quantity Surveyor
      • Cost Information Analyst
      • Assistant Cost Information Analyst
      • Administration Assistant
      • Customer Helpdesk Agent x2
      • Integrated Planning Manager
      • Process Infrastructure Manager
      • Integrated Planning Manager - Wastewater
      • Infrastructure Planner x2
      • Infrastructure Solution Engineer x3
      • Integrated Planning Manager - Water
      • Bathing Water Specialist
Our vision is to be recognised as the UK’s leading water company

We will achieve this by:

  • Providing excellent customer service – which meets, and more often exceeds, our customers’ expectations
  • Embracing innovation and working collaboratively – so that we invest in and operate our treatment works, water mains and service reservoirs efficiently and effectively
  • Delivering value to our customers and shareholders – focusing on cost management and efficient investment to keep bills affordable and generate reasonable returns on investment.

Social media

We have set up dedicated Southern Water People social media pages to help you keep in touch with what we're doing as well as find out about our latest vacancies:




Contact us

If you are talented, we should be talking. We want to hear from you if you have the skills for the roles shown above. Contact us today by emailing careers@southernwater.co.uk.

If your skills and experience don’t match the roles shown here but you would still like to work for us, please get in touch. We are always looking for top talent.

Send your CV to careers@southernwater.co.uk and we will get back to you if there’s a match – now or in the future.


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