project engineer

Skala Technical Recruitment
£40,000 - £50,000 Per annum
07 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Main purpose of the role:

  • Act as a focal point for the project team regarding scheduling and progress issues.
  • Be particularly diligent in recognizing and reporting to Project Management potential problems in all phases of the project.
  • Contribute to the change management process, analysing and reporting schedule and cost impacts to the project.

Department Responsibilities / Duties

  • Supporting Directors assisting with corporate and administrative duties as required.
  • Reporting status of project and project controls activities to Directors on an ongoing and frequent basis.
  • Assisting in creating an environment suitable for ongoing development of junior engineers.
  • Assisting in the continual improvement of the Project Controls processes and procedures by providing Directors of any concerns with the QMS.

Project Responsibilities / Duties

  • Responsible for the Project Controls team when required on a project.
  • Updating the proposal schedule to indicate specific milestones agreed upon in the Contract.
  • Identifying special project cost instructions and incorporate them into the project cost report system.
  • Assisting with obtaining scheduling alignment with key construction activities.
  • Ensuring that Systems are set up and maintained in line with project schedules and changes.
  • Assisting with development of Design Change Notices by highlighting impact on schedule, and assist with related tracking and re-base lining effort.
  • Assembling, analysing and projecting of project progress, costs, and man hours including planned, actual and forecast figures.
  • Translating estimate costs into a project budget.
  • Periodically reporting progress and cost trends and propose action plans for remediation.

Job Requirements

  • Practical extensive experience in planning and scheduling.
  • Expertise on project controls and planning tools.
  • Knowledge of spreadsheets and databases.
  • Team player with a willingness to share ideas with multi-disciplinary team members.
  • Good interpersonal, written and oral communication skills.
  • Good numerical, analytical and literacy skills with a strong attention to detail.
  • Possess good planning and organisational skills and be accustomed to meeting tight deadlines.

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