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Mechanical Project Engineer

  • Location:

    Burgess Hill

  • Sector:

    Engineering, Mechanical, Quality and Manufacturing

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £28000 - £38000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Charlotte Allen

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)118 902 8800

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Role- Project Engineer

Salary- £28,000- £38,000 per annum plus benefits (Dependent on experience, please advise what you’re looking for)

Type- Permanent

Location- West Sussex

My client design and manufacture a range of products for the oil, gas and petrochemical sectors and they are looking to take on either a Mechanical Project Engineer, on a permanent basis, in the West Sussex area.

The Mechanical Project Engineer will ideally have the following attributes:

  • Be Degree/ HND/ HNC qualified in Mechanical Engineering or a similar Engineering subject
  • 2 years' or more of project engineering experience would be ideal
  • Very good attention to detail
  • Knowledge of CAD software and also Microsoft Office programmes (MS Excel/ MS Project) would be an advantage
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent organisational skills as a lot of planning and customer interface is involved
  • Ability to work well alone as well as part of a team
  • Flexibility to travel as required as a large part of the role to customer sites, both in the UK and abroad
  • Someone who is keen to progress and develop with a company long term
The Project Engineer role will involve:

  • Working within the companies Projects Department under a Project Manager
  • Supporting important company contracts (engineering, material supply and quality control)
  • Working on the co-ordination and execution of projects
  • Working closely with site management teams
  • Reviewing sub-contractor bids including the technical aspects
  • Reviewing drawings
  • Drafting purchase order specifications for equipment and material purchase
  • Travel in both the UK and Worldwide as the job requires to meet clients
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.