Project Engineer

Project Engineer

Permanent

Oldbury

Competitive Salary

Our client, a manufacturer of products across a wide spectrum of industries, require a Project Engineer to join them on a permanent basis. The Project Engineer will be working as part of the capital equipment team which focuses on continuous improvement of the plant and manufacturing equipment.

What’s on offer?

  • Competitive Salary
  • Hours of Work: Monday to Thursday: 07:30 am to 4:00 pm with 30 min lunch break and Friday 07:30 am to 12:30 pm with no lunch break, 37 hours in total
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Health Cash Plan
  • Life Assurance
  • 33 days holiday including statutory days

Key Responsibilities

  • Identify, develop, implement, and manage modifications to current plant and manufacturing equipment and processes, by reviewing opportunities to improve production output, product quality and equipment reliability
  • Management of projects including timescales and budgets, planned versus actual
  • Work with production and support services to identify new equipment requirements within the manufacturing processes and prepare and submit tenders and then take this through to installation and commissioning
  • Coordination and managing of any contractors that are involved in the projects/tasks ensuring where applicable, that plant is designed, installed, tested, and commissioned in accordance with the contract conditions and that records are produced throughout
  • Provide report information for the monthly Executive/Board meeting giving details on present project progress, new projects, and issues.
  • Maintain awareness and ensure full compliance with health and safety legislation and company rules and policies

The Successful Candidate

  • Ideally have a Degree in Mechanical Engineering, covering the following modules: –
    • Fluid Mechanics
    • Analytical Methods
    • Mechanical Science
    • Advanced Mechanics
    • CAD/CAM
    • Design of Materials
    • FEA Simulation
  • Have 4+ years’ experience as a Project Engineer in an Engineering industry (Qualified by experience)
  • Be proficient in 2D and 3D design software, preferably AutoCAD and Inventor
  • Be proficient in Microsoft Project or equivalent project tracking software
  • Have excellent project management skills and continuous improvement attitude
  • Be computer literate and able to communicate at all levels
  • Can work with multiple discipline projects
  • Be responsible for achieving objectives on own initiative, as well as part of a team
  • Can adapt to previously unseen challenges and new technologies
  • To have a minimum of a basic understanding of pneumatics and hydraulics
  • Good timekeeping and attendance

Job Information

Job Reference: SN-JOB-2970_1655975435
Salary:
Salary From: £30000
Salary To: £40000
Job Industries: Engineering
Job Locations: Oldbury, West Midlands
Job Types: Permanent

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