Senior Project Engineer

Recruiter
Adepto Technical Recruitment Consultancy
Location
Manchester, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
06 Jul 2019
Closes
30 Jul 2019
Ref
1191241524
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Project Engineer - Permanent - £ Salary + Benefits - Greater Manchester

Our client is a leading design & build engineering company. You will be responsible and accountable for successful project planning and execution. Involved in all engineering and technical disciplines of projects. Scheduling, planning, forecasting and resourcing responsibilities to ensure project accuracy and quality from conception to completion.

Roles & Responsibilities:

·Management of allocated projects; including initial design specification, price estimates, scheduling, allocation of resource, and monitoring project progress.

·Work collaboratively with the project team to ensure that specification is most efficient possible.

·Monitoring compliance to applicable codes, practices, QA/QC policies, performance standards and specification.

·Liaison with other departments related to the project to assign action items and schedule resource allocation to maximise company efficiency.

·Anticipate problems; actively work to minimise any impact to both the business and the client.

·Manage project programme of works, risk registers, and action trackers.

·Manage cost of contract completion; continually monitoring costs against expectations and identifying opportunity to reduce costs/improve profitability including negotiation with suppliers to secure optimum price and service standards.

·Ensure that all clients are actively informed of project progression, as required, communicate with clients to build relationships and their confidence in the business.

·Communicate with clients and ensure that finances are agreed and signed off for payment with minimal delay.

·Collaborate with the wider company to continually look for improvement opportunities.

·Motivation; to be both self-motivated and motivate others to excel.

Person Specification:

Education:

·Ideally degree qualified in an engineering or project management related subjects.

·Safety, Health, and Environment awareness.

·Proficient in Microsoft Office - including MS Project or alternative project management software, and Microsoft Excel, Visio, Word, and PowerPoint.

·Strong interpersonal and organisational skills, able to communicate effectively via telephone or computer, so computer literacy is a vital asset.
  • Due to the volume of communication that will be required with the client, excellent customer service skills are essential

Desirable:

·Additional languages an advantage.

·Experience of CAD Software (2D or 3D) advantageous

·Experience in an ISO9001 compliant environment or equivalent an advantage

·CSCS card advantageous as is knowledge of H&S regulations.

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