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Engineering Project Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Engineering, Mechanical, Quality and Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    £35000 - £45000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Charlotte Allen

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)118 902 8800

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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JOB- Engineering Project Engineer


TERM- Permanent

SALARY- £35,000- £45,000 per annum (dependent on experience) please advise what you’re looking for

My client works within chemical manufacturing and they are looking to take on an experienced Engineering Project Manager (Mechanical / Chemical), on a permanent basis, in the Essex area.

The Engineering Project Engineer will ideally have the following attributes:

  • HNC/ HND/ Degree qualified or similar in Mechanical Engineering or Chemical Engineering
  • Have obtained a relevant project management certification – PRINCE2, PMP or Lean Project Management
  • Have excellent technical knowledge from working in a similar mechanical/ chemical environment
  • Have the ability to plan, manage and also control engineering projects
  • Problem solving capabilities
  • Have the ability to estimate and also control costs
  • Have excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Previous experience working with MS Project or similar would be desirable
  • Be flexible to travel to other sites in the UK and to work additional hours when required
The Engineering Project Engineer role will involve:

  • Planning and co-ordinating the delivery of engineering projects on sites in line with relevant regulations (involves Design, Control & Instrumentation, Health & Safety, Finance)
  • Taking projects from the initial concept, to design and on time delivery
  • Being involved in project scoping, project design, safety and environmental meetings, equipment specification and establishing resources (for example staff, plant and machinery)
  • Reporting on project performance against plans and budget and managing timelines
  • Identifying and solving any problems that may cause issues or delays
  • Training and developing more junior colleagues
  • Participating in post completion reviews and implementing process improvement
  • Engineering sign-off and then handover to Operations
If you are interested in this position, please apply with an up to date CV as soon as possible, along with your availability and your salary expectation.