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Project Engineer

  • Location: Telford
  • Salary: £40k - 45k per year per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

Job title: Project Engineer

Permanent Role

Salary Range: £40,000 to £45,000 per annum

Overtime: Paid at Time & Half after 37.5 hours

Hours: 37.5-hour week

Location: Telford, Shropshire

Permanent role working for a special purpose built machinery manufacturer. Supplying products into sectors such as FMCG, Food & Beverage, Automotive, Aerospace and Marine.

A Project Engineer is required with knowledge of customer faced day to day management of projects from point of Order to Delivery. Experience with intake of customer inception to factory build.

Candidates that have the ability to work closely with an engineering team to ensure that the customers requirements as detailed in the technical specification are met would be well received.

Due to workload this design and manufacturer based in Telford, Shropshire requires an experienced, dynamic, leading Project Engineer to work a 37.5 hour week on a straight permanent contract.

As a Project Engineer, you will be required to:

  • Develop Technical Specifications.
  • Work jointly with customers, sales and Engineering teams to determine project requirements and answer customer questions relating to the status of projects / specifications.
  • Carry out cost analysis.
  • Approve invoicing as project milestones are hit.
  • Produce and Maintain project specific and overall production schedules. Continually review resources and communicate shortfalls.
  • Attend a weekly production meeting, contribute and report.
  • Attend a weekly output / order review meeting contribute and report.
  • Input project milestones into the Company's information management system.
  • Monitor project milestones in the Company's information management system, update status accordingly.
  • Collate project documentation in line with the companies QMS procedures.
  • Regularly review costs attributed to the companies standard price list.
  • Report variance against Standard costs to allow decisions on standard pricing to be made by the Management Team.
  • Support Sales Managers in the creation of quotations and technical specifications when required.
  • Provide a link between sales and engineering to ensure a smooth transition of work through to production.
  • Work closely with the engineering team to ensure that the customers requirements as detailed in the technical specification are met.
  • Overseas travel to attend meetings with Customers as required.

The Project should have the following:Experience in being a project engineer within a manufacturing engineering capacity

  • Customer faced leading orders through to manufacturer
  • Experience working in an agile, fast-paced, environment with the ability to lead and adapt in a changing business environment.
  • Experienced in using Microsoft Word, Excel.
  • Excellent communication Skills - verbal and written.

This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with knowledge of project engineering within a ssembly of precision measurement machines, jigs and fixtures.

In return for your experience, this Telford, Shropshire manufacturer will offer you:

  • Permanent position
  • Permanent role
  • £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
  • 37.5-hour basic week
  • Good pension contributions
  • 25 days plus stats holiday
  • Other benefits

Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have knowledge of project engineering, get in touch. If you have any questions about the Project Engineer role, please contact Matt Johnson at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01384 446116

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.