Project Engineer

FoodEng Recruitment
20 Sep 2018
30 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
About the Company:

A pioneering engineering business that provides production and packaging machinery solutions to food manufacturers around the world. Employing over 300 people, most of their machinery is designed and built in-house, but they also project manage the integration of their systems with third-party equipment suppliers.

About the Role:

* The Project Engineer has overall responsibility for small to medium sized projects.

* Select suitable solutions from the company’s existing equipment range, or work with the Design Team to create bespoke machinery that fulfils the customer's application needs.

* Preparing CAD Layouts, Method Statements and Risk Assessments.

* Negotiating project timescales with customers, prices with suppliers and delivery periods.

* Sourcing machinery from third party suppliers, ensuring equipment meets the required specifications.

* Overseeing machinery installation activities, including the management of contractors.

* Ensuring projects are delivered on time, within budget and meet expected standards.

* Maintain communication channels between the Customer, Sales Team and Senior Project Managers.

About the Person:

* Qualified to a minimum level of ONC/HNC (or equivalent) in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering.

* Can demonstrate previous project engineering experience, preferably within the Food & Beverage industry, but this is not essential.

* Competent in the use of CAD design packages.

* Has the flexibility to travel throughout Europe, the Middle East & Africa, and to work outside of the UK for periods of one week per month.

* Excellent problem solver with strong communication skills.


* Basic salary between £30,000 to £40,000 pa (dependent on experience).

* Company Car/Car Allowance

* Bonus (worth up to 10% of salary)

* Private Healthcare

* Contributory Pension Scheme.

Vacancy Ref: 2949

Similar jobs

Similar jobs