Engineering Projects Manager

Food and Drink Recruit
03 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Engineering Projects Manager, Saltburn, Cleveland, Initially 6 months

Reporting directly to the Head of Central Engineering, the post holder will be responsible for multiple projects ranging from between $5-10 M. This key position will oversee multi-disciplined engineering and managerial personnel, including both internal resources and external contractors across the full project life cycle.

Tasks and responsibilities:

  • To ensure the safe execution of engineering and construction projects.
  • Manage the process of technical specification development ensuring end user business needs are considered.
  • To provide specialist expertise in project management and execution.
  • To advise and assist in the procurement and maintenance of equipment required for the implementation of each project.
  • To liaise with external contacts concerning supply of new equipment or problems with existing plant.
  • Coordination of all aspects of concept, technology selection, pre-feasibility/feasibility studies (including cost estimates to class 5), design, construction and commissioning stages.
  • Optimization of technical design and production process details within financial limitations.
  • Monitoring of major technical milestones and risk implications to cost, quality and time to completion.
  • Review of and sign-off on technical changes, modifications during construction and commissioning phases.
  • Definition of technical specifications for contractors.
  • Technical 'quality gate' reviews and compliance with safety and environmental standards.
  • Standardization and modularization of engineering and construction aspects.


  • Excellent understanding of project-related health and safety, including but not limited to: safe systems of work, equipment isolation, craneage and lifting operations, risk assessment/method statements, HAZOP, FMEA and general risk management, COSHH, contractor management and associated documentation.
  • Experience of cost optimisation/value engineering methodologies.
  • High interpersonal, communication and influencing skills.
  • Experience in project management protocols/standards and CDM Regulations.
  • Have a demonstrable track record of delivering capital engineering projects in a heavy manufacturing/process environment, including structural steelwork, minerals processing and bulk materials handling systems.
  • Proven ability to lead cross functional project teams, with a general understanding of all engineering disciplines, including, mechanical, civil, chemical, electrical and instrumentation.

Salary: £Competitive + Benefits

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