Project Engineer

Recruiter
Cordant People
Location
Cheshire
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Project Engineer

Salary £25,000 - £30,000 + company vehicle + bonus + fuel card + mobile + portable smart device
+ life cover + pension

Background:

specialists in the specification and installation of integrated electronic systems
predominantly to the commercial market. The Project Engineer role is a highly responsible position
which requires someone who has the ability to manage client expectations, take ownership of
operational projects ensuring corporate responsibilities in terms of profitability and client
satisfaction.
The group has extensive resource in electronic system design and innovation, using customised
intelligent systems to inform, control & protect client operations. There is a wide variety of
equipment & practices in use, therefore, a flexible approach with a constant emphasis on learning
and development of the technical skill base is needed, to enable both the company and you to play
a key part in directing the next innovations.

Location:
The company are based in the Cheshire area and travel to the office will be required on occasion.

Job Role:

To work under the direction of the Install Managers to install and commission large integrated
electronic security systems; primarily CCTV, Access Control, Alarm, IT and AV applications.
This is a responsible job that will involve a great deal of self-directed field work and liaison with
clients, IT departments and suppliers at all levels. You will be required to provide and manage
technical support, documentation and training, on and off site, to clients and field engineers. This
role entails the management of engineers and sub-contractors on site ensuring that health and
safety requirements are met.

Job Description:
Key Responsibilities of the role include:
While the exact responsibilities will vary, the main duties of the Project Engineer can be summarised
as follows:
? Technical support of client installation and commissioning of CCTV, DVRs, Access Control (Inc.
Biometrics & Turnstiles), AV, networked IT systems, routers, switches and servers.
? Support the installation and commissioning of TCP/IP and networking (this function is heavily
supported by the group remote IT support desk)
? Project management in terms of design, specifications, planning and scheduling, whilst ensuring
corporate responsibilities.
? Maintain project schedule by monitoring project progress, coordinating resources and resolving
problems.
? On-site management of engineers and sub-contractors.
? Review project plan by reviewing design, specifications, plan and schedule changes;
recommending actions as necessary.
? Review products performance and liaise with Install Managers with any concerns.
? Maintain product and company reputation by complying with federal and state regulations.

? Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
? Liaise with Sales Force, reference system design and product requirements
? Control project costs by approving expenditures and closely monitoring progress
? Prepare project status reports by collecting, analysing, and summarising information and trends,
and recommending actions
? Ensure quality control best practice/best value at all times.

Required knowledge & experience:
? An advanced understanding of Access Control and/or AV Systems.
? A practical knowledge base of CCTV, Access Control (Including Biometrics & Turnstiles), AV,
networked IT systems, routers, switches and servers.
? Experience with on-site management of engineers and sub-contractors
? Identification of Customer Needs and Challenges
? Being influential, confident and motivated
? Being logical and decisive
? Being objective, flexible and independent
? Encouraging fellow co-workers
? Handling stressful experiences
? Having tact, professionalism and diplomacy
? Meeting project deadlines
? Organisation and resolving problems
Desired but not essential:
? A technical knowledge of TCP/IP and networking

Please send in Cv to apply.

Cordant is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


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