Project Engineer / Project Manager

Recruiter
Bluefin Recruitment Ltd
Location
Derby
Salary
£30000 - £40000/annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted
17 Jun 2017
Closes
17 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Bluefin Recruitment are currently working in partnership with a client in the Derby area who are seeking a Project Engineer / Manager. Our client is experiencing strong growth and has also won a large rail project which needs a dedicated Project Engineer / Manager to oversee it.

Key Tasks
- Building relationships with customer and key contacts.
- Understanding each part, method of manufacture, labour & material content, subcontract operations, challenges for manufacture and ability to subcontract.
- Recruiting and incentivising contract welders and fabricators to suit total labour requirement to delivery schedule. Manage shift requirements and vacancies/sickness to continue to meet delivery schedule.
- Research and present cost/labour savings methodology and equipment for the manufacture during the life of the project, as well as new or more cost effective sub contractors.
- Build stock of parts, design and build storage and transportation stillages, set up quality and assembly checking.
- Liaise with customer on delivery requirements, manage call off Purchase Orders through MRP system, research and present transport solutions to site.
- Address quality issues, reduce internal and external NCR’s, continuously improve manufacturing and throughput.

Key Skills
- Strong Project Engineering / Management background
- A Manufacturing background (ideally within fabrication)
- Experience of working within the rail industry would be a distinct advantage
- Knowledge of MRP systems would be beneficial

The role would suit a hands on Project Manager who is not afraid to get on the shopfloor as and when required. The company operate a very lucrative incentive scheme for employees which rewards employees who put the effort in. If this position is of interest please send your CV to Rob Atkins at Bluefin Recruitment