Our client is looking to recruit an Engineering Project Manager to their expanding team in Croydon.
JOB PURPOSE: To effectively manage projects from inception to delivery of specialist industrial equipment from initial design to completion.
Main roles & responsibilities
*Accept projects from the Ops Manager to fully ascertain client requirements & time scales including defect liability plan (dlp) & maintenance plans.
*Liaise with client representatives & schedule the design of the project.
*Produce & publish detailed project plan to include project & payment milestones
*Report on deviation from project and payment milestones and project costs to Operations Manager.
*Prepare and submit documentation for preliminary design review in line with approved format. To include project drawings, equipment specification and interface requirements.
*Liaison with client to agree amendments to preliminary design & submit documentation for final design review in line with approved format.
*Arrange Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT) of equipment under the terms of the contract.
*In consultation with manufacturer, approve modifications & lead time
*Resource labour for installation of equipment.
*Supply customer with installation work package plan including risk assessments and H&S plans.
*Monitor progress & installation costs in line with detailed project plan
*Preparation of Post Installation Check Out (PICO) & Site Acceptance Test (SAT) or Inspection & Test Procedure (ITP) documentation for issue to the customer.
*Arrange with the Installation Supervisor and Customer for final commissioning and testing of equipment.
*Preparation of training documentation to be carried out by the Installation Supervisor.
*Prepare handover documentation to the Service Department for all UK based installations.
*To adhere to all health and safety and ISO procedures as outlined in the Company's procedures.
KEY PERFORMANCE INDICATORS:
*Completion of detailed project plan, preliminary & final design review, installation work package plan to satisfaction of Operations Manager
*Timely & accurate procurement & issue of all equipment orders.
*Successful FAT & customer sign off
*Maintaining project & payment milestones in line with agreed budget or producing satisfactory reasons for non-adherence.
*Satisfactory PICO/SAT/ITP, training documentation on customer file.
KNOWLEDGE / SKILLS / EXPERIENCE:
*A proven record of managing commercial engineering projects (cradle to grave), involving installations & service of equipment to budget/time scales from initial design to completion.
*Ability to travel to projects both overseas and UK in accordance with project requirements.
*Intermediate knowledge & working experience using Microsoft Word and Excel and Project.
*Demonstrated evidence of working under pressure to stringent deadlines.
*Negotiating & agreeing terms with suppliers.
*Ability to communication effectively at all levels.
*Ability to use CAD software. AUTOCAD & Solidworks
*Understanding of civil drawings.
*Electrical or Mechanical qualification & background
*Worked within the Rail or Industrial Machinery industry.
*Knowledge of working on overseas projects.
*Project Management Qualification
Croydon, Project Manager, Project Engineer, Croydon