Project Engineering Manager

Renfrew, UK
14 Sep 2019
25 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Who We Are

James Fisher and Sons Plc is a leading provider of innovative marine solutions and specialised engineering services worldwide in: oil and gas, nuclear, construction, defence, renewable energy and more.
JFD, part of James Fisher & Sons Plc, is now the world leading underwater capability provider, serving the commercial and defence markets with innovative diving, submarine and hyperbaric rescue, technical solutions and services. The company is at the forefront of Hyperbaric Rescue, along with being the leading supplier of commercial and defence diving equipment and saturation diving systems to the commercial industry.

Our diverse range of products meet the challenges of the various diving industries in which our clients operate and we are the largest manufacturer and supplier of professional diving equipment worldwide.

Our Vacancy

The purpose of this role is to provide effective engineering management of the Project Engineering Team for all aspects of the department. This includes execution of engineering work scopes for projects and also through life engineering support contracts as required for JFD's submarine escape and rescue services.

Ensure the Project Engineering Function is delivering to required KPI's and budgets, whilst driving change where necessary to ensure cost effective engineering solutions are provided at all times to suit business requirements.

Responsibilities include planning and estimating for future engineering work scopes, liaising with Technical Authorities to agree execution plans, managing all engineering budgets, ensuring all engineering information is available on the business system and recruiting permanent and temporary staff to meet the demands of projects.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 10 years in an engineering field including management experience and be capable of providing technical supervision and decision making on complex and varied engineering issues. Experience in a defence or subsea engineering environment is beneficial along with having a sound knowledge of engineering principles and skills.

Contract Type - Permanent / full-time

Our rewards & benefits
We offer a competitive salary and excellent rewards, for what our employees consider to be really rewarding work.
This includes a number of core and voluntary benefits such as: 26 days annual leave plus Christmas, Boxing Day, 1st & 2nd Jan, early finish on a Friday, pension scheme, life assurance, share save scheme, Simplyhealth plan, eyesight tests and cycle to work scheme.
James Fisher and Sons plc and all subsidiary businesses are committed to creating a diverse workforce and are proud to be an equal opportunities employer. For further information on the James Fisher group please visit .
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