Engineering Project Manager

R3 Resourcing
GBP35000 - GBP45000 per annum
05 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Due to continued growth and success we have an exciting opportunity for an Engineering Project Manager to work with an established Technical and Engineering business in Bolton. The successful candidate requires good customer service and communication skills, and will have an in-depth knowledge of project management and will be able to demonstrate success in an electrical or mechanical installation company, preferably within packaging operations. As an Engineering Project Manager you will be self-motivated, must have the skills to communicate technically and, when necessary, commercially at senior level with a wide range of clients. The Engineering Project Manager role is extremely interesting, you will spend significant time across the UK as well as occasional travel across Europe and you must be flexible for travel and occasional nights away. Main duties as an Engineering/Client Service Project Manager: Experience of Mechanical/Electrical Engineering in a Manufacturing environment Able to prepare all on-site activities for the installation & commissioning phase of new machine and associated projects on client premises. Customer focused to manage customer expectations and ensure that the customer is satisfied with the project. Responsible for Commercial and Financial Management of the project ensuring that the project is delivered successfully on time & in line with the agreed delegated budget. Technical support / supervision and liaison with specialist as required therefore meeting the needs of the project. To carry out the role of site manager on delegated projects, including the performance of the site team and contractors Preparation of Health & Safety and CDM requirements for installations To ensure that all quality documentation is complete for the machines installed Hold regular meetings with the customer, internal colleagues and discuss and manage all project related activity. As a Service Project Manager you must be able to communicate and negotiate with the customer to clarify project issues or technical problems Act as a Senior Manager on the build/project to make sure that all relevant specifications on the site are adherent to, law, policies and guidelines (working hours etc.) Experience and Qualifications we require in the new Engineering and Service Project Manager: HNC/HND in Mechanical/Electrical Engineering At least 5 years of leadership and management experience in an Engineering/Manufacturing company Strong technical background Experience of installing manufacturing equipment Solution focused problem solving Manager Project Management experience Ability to build and maintain relationships with clients Team working ability, able to develop cross functional partnerships Good level of computer literacy, having used MS office, but also with the ability to learn new systems quickly. SAP ERP / Scheduling/planning systems an advantage. If you are currently working in an Engineering/Manufacturing company, but are looking for a new exciting challenge that involves managing your own projects, delivering on time and on budget then contact us now for an informal discussion.
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