Project Engineer / Manager

The Project Engineer / Manager is responsible for the planning, executing and leading of project activities for manufacturing projects, equipment specifications, supplier selections, equipment commissioning and validation. Working a Flexi-time day pattern they will sit within the Engineering department reporting into the Engineering Manager.

Main tasks will include:

  • Executing capital and improvement projects from conception to handover
  • Evaluating, organising and prioritising workload within a schedule
  • Following deadlines to ensure projects are delivered on time
  • Building and maintaining effective working relationships with external contractors and suppliers
  • Working closely with various departments to ensure there is a smooth transition from project to manufacture
  • Identifying and managing project blockers ensuring critical paths are not affected
  • Investigating and reviewing new technologies and innovations related to project development
  • Obtaining quotes and managing costs for project related tasks
  • Data collection and report creation

The successful candidate will need:

  • A degree level qualification in Mechanical Engineering or relevant discipline
  • Experience of project engineering within a manufacturing industry or similar, including machinery installation and commissioning
  • A strong working knowledge of project management tools and techniques
  • Project management capability with the ability to work within budgets and to deadlines
  • Excellent communications skills with the ability to interact with people at all levels
  • The ability to interrogate and manage data
  • The ability to write concise and cogent reports
  • Strong presentation skills with the ability to communicate and persuade at a senior level
  • Excellent IT skills including use of Office and CAD packages
  • A working knowledge of CDM regulations

The ideal candidate would have:

  • Chartered Engineer status
  • A working knowledge of Prince2 project management methodology
  • Experience of Agile tools, Lean techniques and 6-sigma methodology

 

Package

  • Full-Time role
  • Pension up to 7% contribution
  • 4 x Annual Salary ‘Death in Service’
  • Private Health Care Package – can be increased to incorporate dependants
  • Monthly and Annual Company Performance Bonus
  • Additional Family friendly fun days out

Due to the nature of the business, the incumbent should be aware that under special circumstances (e.g., breakdowns, outage periods, etc.) longer working hours or working over weekends/holidays might be required to fulfil the duties of the role.

If you feel you have the right experience and skill set; then please don’t hesitate to apply for the role.  Unfortunately on this occasion we are not able to accept applications from candidates who require VISA sponsorship support to work in the EU.

**NO AGENCIES**

For an informal confidential conversation regarding this role please call Recruitment on 01746 788248 or 07970 929273

To apply for this role please send an application via email to: recruitment@bridgnorthaluminium.co.uk or post to:

Recruitment
Bridgnorth Aluminium Ltd
Stourbridge Road
Bridgnorth
WV15 6AU


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