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Hiring: Engineer Service Manager

Updated: 7 days ago

JOB TITLE: ENGINEER SERVICE MANAGER - RO Desalination, Water and Wastewater Treatment Operations

Engineer Service Manager

DESCRIPTION: The Engineer Service Manager will occupy a critical leadership position within Caribbean Water Treatment, responsible for managing and overseeing the service team dedicated to maintaining and constructing Reverse Osmosis (RO) desalination, water, and wastewater treatment facilities. This senior-level role requires a highly experienced engineer with extensive expertise in water treatment processes, exceptional project management skills, and a steadfast commitment to maintaining the highest standards of operational excellence.



  • Oversee and manage the daily operations of RO desalination and water and wastewater treatment plants.

  • Lead, mentor, and supervise a multidisciplinary team of engineers, technicians, and support personnel.

  • Ensure rigorous compliance with environmental regulations, safety standards, and operational protocols.

  • Develop, implement, and optimize preventative maintenance schedules to maximize plant performance and reliability.

  • Utilize advanced data analysis techniques to monitor plant performance and drive process optimization.

  • Facilitate coordination with clients, suppliers, regulatory agencies, and other stakeholders to ensure seamless operations.

  • Prepare, manage, and control budgets, ensuring cost-effective operation and maintenance of facilities.

  • Diagnose and resolve complex technical issues promptly to minimize operational downtime.

  • Provide advanced technical support and training to enhance the skills and knowledge base of staff.

  • Initiate and lead continuous improvement projects aimed at enhancing plant efficiency, effectiveness, and sustainability.

  • Oversee the management of external contractors for maintenance, installation, and repair services, ensuring adherence to quality standards and project timelines.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (Chemical, Environmental, Industrial, Mechanical, or related field) with specialized expertise in desalination, water treatment, and reverse osmosis (RO) plants.

  • Minimum of 7 years’ experience in desalination, water treatment, or a related field.

  • Extensive experience in RO desalination and water/wastewater treatment plant operations.

  • Profound knowledge of engineering principles, project management methodologies, and resource allocation specific to desalination, water treatment, and RO plants.

  • Demonstrated leadership and management skills, with the ability to manage complex engineering projects concurrently, focusing on desalination and RO plant technologies.

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving capabilities with a focus on data-driven decision-making.

  • In-depth knowledge of relevant environmental regulations and standards.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, capable of effective stakeholder engagement.

  • Collaborative team player with the ability to work seamlessly across diverse teams and mentor junior technicians in advanced desalination and RO plant operations.

  • Meticulous attention to detail in project execution and administrative tasks related to desalination, water treatment, and RO plants.

  • Possession of a valid driver's license is mandatory.

  • Prior experience living and working on a Caribbean island, with a strong focus on desalination, water treatment, and RO plants, is preferred.

  • Preferential consideration for visa candidates, especially from the CARICOM region, with relocation assistance available for eligible candidates.


  • Company Vehicle: Provided, inclusive of fuel, insurance, car licensing, and maintenance.

  • Company Mobile Phone: Provided for business purposes only.

  • Profit Sharing Program: Available, contingent on performance.

  • Vacation: Accrual of 1 day per month.

  • Shift Work: Occasional, as needed.

  • Travel Allowance: Provided for expected travel of less than 20%, including per diems.

  • Confidentiality and Noncompetition Agreement: Required.

  • Expat Package Available: Includes accommodation and return flight.

For all applications, please send a CV to

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