Project Engineer

Posted 28 March 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
Discipline Manufacturing
Contact NameScott Smith

Job description

We have an amazing opportunity for an Project Engineer in a busy manufacturing company in the Bridgend area.

Our client are an innovative and successful privately owned SME that designs and manufactures hi-tech capital equipment for worldwide export with a head office in the UK and two overseas offices. A vacancy has arisen for a Project Engineer to ensure the successful execution of engineering projects from development to manufacture; creating project schedules, allocating resources and managing timescales to optimise performance and delivery.

Principal Accountabilities:
* Direct and manage project development from concept to conclusion in-line with ISO9001
requirements, engaging with multi-discipline teams to understand project requirements
and constraints and communicate project expectations.
* Lead all project engineering activities and serve as the primary point of contact for all
project stakeholders: - project meetings, design reviews, resource and task allocation.
* Plan and schedule project timelines and milestones using appropriate tools, taking into
consideration scope, resources and budgetary constraints.
* Draft and submit budget proposals; monitor spending, resolve any deviations from
allocated costs and recommend subsequent budget changes where necessary.
* Determine and assess need for additional staff and/or consultants and in conjunction with
the Director of Engineering, recruit as necessary during project cycle.
* Build strong relationships with key stakeholders; managing expectations, facilitating
informed decision-making and resolving any issues to ensure project success.
* Monitor project progress against established schedules, managing changes in project
scope, identifying and communicating potential crises and devising contingency plans.
* Develop and deliver progress reports, proposals, requirements documentation and
* Ensure project plans are aligned with industry standards and regulatory requirements.
* Hold post-project reviews to assess resource allocation effectiveness and project
performance, proposing / discussing any process improvements for future projects.
* To undertake any other duties and tasks as requested which are within the competence
of the role holder.

Education / Qualifications and Experience:

The ideal candidate will be qualified to HND / degree level in Engineering. and have a proven experience in engineering project control / management and new product introduction.

Job Specific Skills / Personal Qualities
* Strong financial acumen and experience of managing project resources and budgets.
* Excellent verbal and precise written communications skills to engage with internal and
external contacts, gather information, manage competing expectations and coordinate
a diverse team.
* Meticulous attention to detail and good organisational, analytical and problem-solving
skills to adapt and respond quickly to changing priorities.
* Proficiency in project management software tools and ability to generate documents,
processes and procedures.

Days regular hours.

Salary is competitive dependant on experience.

If you're interested and have the relevant experience apply today!

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