Senior Mechanical Project Engineer

Location
Luton
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
23 Dec 2016
Closes
20 Jan 2017
Ref
00062740
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Sector
Public Sector
Function
Production
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This manufacturer of high quality stainless steel conveying systems and special purpose machinery, is looking to recruit a Senior Mechanical Project Engineer.

Responsibilities:-
- To manage the range of projects, from order through planning, installation, commissioning to sign off.
- Manage on site installation crew ensuring all aspects of customer requirements are communicated including H&S, site/working practices etc,
- Reporting daily/weekly, ensuring the status of projects are communicated and on schedule.
- Give technical support to the Sales Team, as and when required
- Directly liaise with clients re current and future projects
- Monitor and Report the status of projects to the management team.
- Office based/site based, approx 25/75%

Person
- All round project management experience within the Food & Beverage handling/packaging industry, ideally having worked for an OEM supplier.
- Be computer literate, MS Office, MS Project, CAD etc
- Be commercially aware
- Understand and have managed Health and Safety, CDM, Risk assessments, Method statements etc
- Must have experience of conveyor or machinery installation and able to make on site decisions during site work
- Have a sound technical knowledge of manufacturing equipment & processes
- Live within reasonable travel distance of their main office
- Experienced in conducting site surveys and applying these to CAD layouts
- Know how to ensure project details, practical and commercial, are managed
- HNC/Degree Engineering Qualifications or similar
- NEBOSH-IOSH qualified preferred
- Be comfortable with clients and competent to help sales team

The successful candidate will spend a short time shadowing the Project Manager to familiarise themselves with their equipment and methods.

Based Luton office & on customers sites countrywide

Package
- Salary £competitive, plus allowances

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