Lead Project Engineer

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    Croydon, Surrey

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    Automotive, General engineering & manufacturing, Truck & bus

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    Paul Branton

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    10 months ago

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Lead Project Engineer - OEM
£Competitive plus pension
Clean Power

A Lead Project Engineer is required manage the installation and commissioning of bespoke equipment into an OEM environment. Candidates with experience within the coach and vehicle body building environment would be well received.

Due to increased workloads this company, a global technology business delivering clean 'cold and power' based in Croydon requires a proactive Lead Project Engineer to manage the customer expectations during the introduction of prototype systems. As a Lead Project Engineer you will be required to:

  • Ensuring the customer voice is correctly defined in vehicle supplier deliverables
  • Providing technical support
  • Offering advice about improvements to customer installations
  • Ensuring delivery to supplier sites of all required product and installation equipment
  • Developing and agreeing installation schedules
  • Liaising with project engineers
  • Reporting project performance
  • Ensuring installed equipment meets specification requirements
  • Participating and completing test procedures
  • Investigating and diagnosing problems on site alongside supplier teams
  • Ensuring safe working conditions on site
  • Liaising with supplier installation teams

The Lead Project Engineer should have the following skills or experience:

  • Ideally degree qualified within an engineering subject
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Leadership and managerial skills
  • Commercial awareness
  • The ability to work under pressure on site
  • Teamworking skills
  • Good IT skills and analytical skills
  • The ability to manage shift work and unsocial hours to meet customer requirements

This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with technical skills in truck and trailer bodywork builds, or similar, to develop your career. In return for your experience, this Croydon based will offer you:

  • £Competitive
  • Pension

Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as a Lead Project Engineer and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Lead Project Engineer role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525.

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