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Project Engineer

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    Engineering, Mechanical

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  • Salary:

    £28 - £34 per hour

  • Contact:

    Ben Levy

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)121 796 1888

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    6.0 MONTH

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Job Title: Project Engineer
Job Type: Contract
Rate: £30 - £34 p/h
Location: Kidderminster
Industry: Oil & Gas, Petrochemical, Fluids
Premier Engineering has engaged with a key client and a World-leader in Design & Manufacture of Filtration & Chemical Processing Equipment, amongst other related equipment to the process industries. Due to project and team growth, a new opportunity has arisen for a Project Engineer to join this exciting business for a 6 month contract.
The successful project engineer will be responsible for various ongoing projects including the cost-effective
design, material procurement, instigation, control and compilation and submission of all associated engineering
Duties and responsibilities of the Project Engineer:
  • Shall be fully committed to the achievement of the company policies and objectives with attention to quality, safety & environment
  • Will undertake reasonable instructions from senior personnel in the best interests of the company
  • Special respect shall be paid to quality and safety and include but not be limited to the following:
  • Assisting Sales in the preparation of quotation drawings/documentation
  • Assisting in the development of new equipment/new product ranges
  • Assisting in the creation of standard 3D models and library parts
  • Creating cost effective designs by integration of common parts and standardisation of components
  • Producing General Arrangement drawings, Manufacturing drawings and Technical Specifications
  • Producing 3D models for estimating weights, volumes, interferences, determining complex geometry, etc.
  • Verification of designs by calculations and/or FEA/CFD
  • Designing products that are safe and in accordance with Health & Safely legislation
  • Designing products that comply with applicable design codes, e.g. ASME VIII, ASME B31.3, etc.
  • Designing products that comply with applicable governing legislation, e.g. 2014/68/EU
Material Procurement
  • Producing material requisitions to ensure all material/quantity/technical requirements are identified
  • Using standard components and referencing part numbers from the company system, where possible
Instigation and Control
  • Instigation and ongoing control of projects/contracts from Sales hand-over through to delivery.
  • Organisation of the duties, tasks & workload of engineers assisting on larger contracts.
  • Liaison with Quality/Production to ensure ‘sub-contract’ and ‘in-house’ activity is considered and controlled
  • Supervising workshop personnel and/or sub-contractors, as required
  • Organisation and preparation of all engineering documentation requirements, as required by the contract
  • Submission of required contract documentation to client/third party, via the Documentation department
 Key Skills of the Project Engineer
  • Experienced project engineer
  • Motivated and able to manage relationships in the workplace
  • Experience of working in oil and gas or with pressure vessels industries is desirable
If you are a project engineer looking for your next project, get in touch now to hear more!