Senior Mechanical Project Engineer

Reed Engineering
17 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you looking for a challenging career opportunity within the manufacturing sector?

Do you have a proven track record as a Mechanical Project Engineer?

Are you hands on and have a can do attitude?

Yes?.. Please read below.. 

Job Responsibilities:-
• To manage a range of projects, from order through planning, installation, commissioning to sign off.
• Manage on site installation crew ensuring all aspects of customer requirements are communicated including H&S, site/working practices etc,
• Reporting daily/weekly, ensuring the status of projects are communicated and on schedule.
• Give technical support to the Sales Team, as and when required
• Directly liase with clients re current and future projects
• Monitor and Report the status of projects to the management team.
• Office based/site based, approx 25/75%

Person Specification:
• All round project management experience within the Food & Beverage handling/packaging industry, ideally having worked for an OEM supplier.
• Be computer literate, MS Office, MS Project, CAD etc
• Be commercially aware
• Understand and have managed Health and Safety, CDM, Risk assessments, Method statements etc
• Must have experience of conveyor or machinery installation and able to make on site decisions during site work
• Have a sound technical knowledge of manufacturing equipment & processes
• Live within reasonable travel distance of the main office in Luton.
• Experienced in conducting site surveys and applying these to CAD layouts
• Know how to ensure project details, practical and commercial, are managed
• HNC/Degree Engineering Qualifications or equivalent.
• NEBOSH-IOSH qualified preferred
• Be comfortable with clients and competent to help sales team

The successful candidate will spend a short time shadowing the Project Manager to familiarise themselves with the companies equipment and methods

Based Luton office & on customers sites countrywide

• Salary £competitive, plus allowances

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