Project Engineer

Posted 20 May 2024
Salary £30000 - £33000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Automotive
Contact NameScott Smith

Job description

Job Title: Project Engineer


Employment Type:Permanent

Working Hours:Monday to Friday, Days regular.

Salary: £30000 - £33000 per year + benefits

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

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

Job Description:

* Industrialisation of new products.
* Day to day customer interface for Project Management and Technical related subjects.
* Manage APQP (and any customer equivalent) system and internal team for the duration of the project ensuring customer targets are met:
o Managing nominated APQP team for each project
o Managing and controlling expenditure o Organising constructive & timely meetings and reviews
o Oversee the Design and Validation Plan for New Projects
* Support cost reduction programmes in line with customer expectation.
* Generate and deliver the Project Timing Plan including overseeing industrialisation of new products.
* To provide technical support, costing support and proposal documents to respond to RFQs.
* Assist BD team with completing CERs.
* Co-ordinate prototype procurement and build.
* Present / Chair APQP meetings.
* Co-ordinate technical information and delivery to customers.
* To complete any administration tasks as reasonably required of the role

* Preferably the successful candidate will have a Mechanical Engineering (BEng) or related degree. (HND in Engineering would be considered).
* Seeking a minimum of 2 years' experience in a relevant field (preferably automotive/ land vehicle).
* Maintain a high standard of Health and Safety based upon safe working practices and support environmental initiatives.
* Communicate and support the embedding of customer service imperatives across other the business.
* Collaborate with other businesses to ensure wider revenue generation opportunities are realised.
* Ensure that all work activities and records comply with Company Policies, Procedures and Codes of Practice.
* Excellent Project Management skills.
* Strong soft skills and an understanding of people behaviour and the self-awareness to react appropriately. Be politically astute.
* Demonstrate superior presentation and communication skills.
* Ability to communicate information, whether technical or non-technical to internal stakeholders and customers, in a clear and concise manner.
* Highly professional and capable of being a strong ambassador for the company.
* Motivated and a self-starter & able to work on own initiative.
* Good attention to detail; highly professional, politically astute, and capable of being a strong ambassador for the company who will maintain high standards for delivery, quality & accuracy.
* Sound IT Skills, including proficiency with MS Office applications.
* Valid UK Driving licence & Passport - Willing and able to travel globally.

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: 01495 364236

Email Address:

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.

Who are we at Candour Talent?

At our award-winning recruitment agency, we pride ourselves on building strong connections with both our clients and candidates. We operate as both a recruitment specialist for permanent recruitment and a recruitment business for the supply of temporary workers, ensuring that we can effectively meet the diverse needs of our clients and candidates. With a dedicated and passionate team of professionals, we're committed to taking time to understand your unique skills, experiences, and aspirations ensuring that we match you with opportunities that not only align with your professional goals but also inspire you to thrive. Whether you're seeking a career change, advancement, or a new challenge, we're here to support you every step of the way.

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