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Project Engineer

  • Location: Droitwich
  • Salary: £30k - 32k per year + Benefits per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 2 days ago

  • Sector: Plastics
  • Function: Product design and development
  • Contact: Fraser Nibbs
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 07947 342669
  • Expiry Date: 11 November 2021
  • Job Ref: 59470

well-established plastics manufacturer is recruiting for a Project Engineer to manage projects from enquiry to tool approval stage. The Project Engineer will ideally have some practical experience within tooling and plastics.


The Project Engineer duties will include:

Control of Project from Concept to completion.

Tooling for manufacture / design and specification (working with sub-contract tooling companies)

Product design and development support

Production process methodology

Creation of Bill of Materials / Operator instructions.

Plant layouts and equipment specification relating to specific projects.

Continuous improvement and cost saving.

Customer & supplier Technical Liaison.

Budget control for tooling, plant and equipment relating to projects.


The Project Engineer will have:

An experienced individual with practical project experience and the ability to manage multiple / short lifetime projects

Must be able to work as part of a team to ensure short lead-time projects are delivered on-time and within budget.

Knowledge of tooling design. Thermoforming would be an advantage however any manufacturing using tooling for forming processes will be considered

Knowledge of 3D / Solidworks Design software (Preferred but not an absolute must)

Mechanical engineering biased.

CNC Programming experienced preferred but not essential as training can be given


To apply for this position, please forward your CV to

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.