Site Project Engineer

Venatu Consulting Ltd
£37000 - £38000/annum Overtime, Benefits package, Pension
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Location: Doncaster
Salary: £37-38K + Overtime
Holidays: 26 Days + Stats.
Hours: 37 per week
Pension Scheme
Benefits Packaging
Free On-Site Parking

Venatu Consulting are currently working in partnership with our client to recruit a Project Engineer to provide a practical cost-effective Engineering service to maintain/improve the performance of the manufacturing units.


* Responsible for Engineering Projects around site; costing between £1k and £5m
* Proficient in the use of standard Engineering CAD Design software both 2D and 3D
* Design new or modify existing equipment to overcome manufacturing difficulties, improve output, reduce costs, improve safety and increase flexibility/product range
* Negotiate with equipment suppliers and overcome communication difficulties when involved with overseas sites or suppliers
* Project control from start to finish including; proposal, estimate of expenditure, design, planning, timescale, procurement, issuing of the appropriate work and safety permits, installation, commissioning and financial control
* Undertaking design calculations for static, fatigue and finite element analyses for both new designs and value engineering existing designs
* To issue the appropriate operating and maintenance instructions
* To submit reports to a professional standard, including engineering progress
* To work individually or as part of a highly motivated team, dependant on the size of project
* To maintain accurate records of project work undertaken
* Work closely with Engineering and Maintenance management, Purchasing, Quality and external suppliers to ensure designs are suitable for purpose
* To support product feasibility studies and ultimately avoid potential manufacturing issues whilst maintaining compliance with both internal and external technical standards

Skills & Attributes:

* Degree or equivalent in Mechanical Engineering
* Previous experience in a heavy engineering industry is essential
* Good Working knowledge of Autodesk Inventor, 3-D design
* Previous experience in design engineering
* Previous Project management experience
* Analytical disposition with strong attention to detail
* Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
* Knowledge of FEA would be beneficial
* Knowledge of Microsoft office
* Engineering knowledge
* Travel will be occasionally necessary