Project Engineer

Posted 22 May 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
Discipline Manufacturing
Contact NameAdam Nicklin

Job description

Job Title: Project Engineer

Location: Abertillery

Employment Type: Full Time Permanent

Working Hours: Monday - Friday Hours to be confirmed


£26k Graduate Salary

£30k + Dependant on Experience

Candour Talent Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Project Engineerto join our well-established client based in the Abertillery area.

This role presents a unique chance to become a part of a dedicated team within a well-established Manufacturing company.

Job Description:

Our client produce High Quality Metal Framework from their UK bases and European locations additionally offering logistics services and Project Engineering Support. We are looking for a enthusiastic and highly motivated Project Engineer to join the team. Predominately you will be in the office working projects however will from time to time be expected to work the shop floor as well.

You will be able to work independently and have a structured, organised working attitude and able to work with multiple projects and deadlines.

You will lead and manage a range of NPI/ Engineering Change projects through the project life cycle from sales handover to full production, reporting directly to the Project Manager.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Creation and maintenance of the project tracking timeline and project files.

  • Ensuring our standardised APQP process is followed, fully complied with and supporting documentation is clear, relevant, organised and centrally available.

  • Lead and organise technical reviews with the supplier, assessing supplier control processes and ensuring correct validation of all PPAP/ quality documentation.

  • Working with the supplier, providing technical leadership to ensure samples and pre-production parts are delivered appropriately and on time and that supplier processes allow for repeatability and reproducibility to remove risks of issues in full production.

  • Develop a close working relationship with the customer, being the key technical contact, understanding and managing the customer specifications/ promoting the voice of the customer during the project phase and after completion.

  • Ensure PPAP completion and approval prior to production handover and delivery of the new parts.


  • Minimum 5 GCSEs including Maths and English at Grade C or above

  • B Tech 3 or 2 A Levels

  • HND/ Mechanical Engineering Degree

  • Sound knowledge and experience of APQP, including the PPAP process, FMEA's and control plans.

  • Strong knowledge of metallurgy, metrology techniques and drawing practices

  • Experience working with suppliers based in India and China would be advantageous

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to leverage their skills and expertise in a stimulating work environment while contributing to the continued success and growth of the organisation. If you are a motivated professional seeking to take the next step in your career journey, we encourage you to apply today!

How to Apply:

Contact Number: 01495421926


We thank you for considering Candour Talent Recruitment for your career aspirations and encourage you to continue exploring opportunities with us in the future. Good Luck with your application and we look forward to receiving your CV.

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