Senior Project Engineer

45000.00 - 48000.00 GBP Annual + GBP45000 - GBP48000/annum
29 Sep 2017
27 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Senior Project Engineer

A global industrial equipment manufacturer, is looking to recruit a Senior Project Engineer to join their team.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a forward thinking & rapidly growing business which can offer further training & development.


* 25 days holiday
* Company Pension
* Health
* Profit Related Bonus Scheme
* Life Assurance
* Childcare Voucher (busy bee)
* Uniform provided
* Free car park

Purpose of Role:

Reporting to the Engineering Manager, you will prepare designs & drawings, engineering standards, materials and equipment of small to large scale projects related to mechanical, machinery and/or instruments.

As a Senior Member of the team you will collate and manage metrics & KPI's to ensure maximum utilisation of the department.

The Successful Candidate will have:

* Extensive experience in a similar role within a manufacturing environment
* Experience in a design project role leading a small team with regards to KPI's & Metrics
* Experience with similar products e.g. Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Pumps, Industrial Capital Equipment, Compression products OR similar
* Ability to produce drawings with 2D & 3D software
* MRP/ERP system experience
* Project Management - ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously

(Typical values up to GBP200K per time)

* Have an Engineering mind set


* Be the primary contact for the department.
* Project manage customer orders from "cradle to grave" ensuring all required personnel across the business understand their role in ensuring the project is delivered OTIF
* Review Customer PO amendments and take necessary actions to fulfil
* Produce all technical drawings required for contracts / manufacture
* Review and advise controls & controls specifications.
* Work with Production to revise assembly and parts lists drawings to correspond to changes made to detail drawings and BOM.
* Handle customer requests for assistance or complaints and initiate response and/or take corrective action as required within the scope of the project.
* Liaise with customers and suppliers on specific projects including technical meetings and site visits as required.
* Produce a full range of layout assembly installation and detail drawings & specifications
* Prepare BOM's as well as revised submittals to the customer for approval as required.
* Monitor the progress of project equipment through design & build process and resolve any issues impacting progress.
* Control contract assignment to other project engineers within the department.
* Monitor project costs and/or adjustments, paying attention to the original margins set and advising management when deviations occur.
* Visit suppliers as necessary to ensure good technical understanding/compliance.
* Develop project time estimates and product cost comparisons and select materials, commercial parts and technical data.
* Create test procedures for projects and oversee factory acceptance tests.
* Oversee production processes, suggesting changes in working methods or sequences in order to improve efficiencies of project timelines.
* Co-ordinate and maintain all Engineering documents and design change information at the facility.
* Create functional descriptions/procedures for specific projects.
* Investigate and keep management informed of problems in shipping projects in compliance with customer's target receipt date.

* Liaise with suppliers either directly or via the central purchase function.

For more information please email your CV to (url removed)

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

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