Project Engineer - 1401146

Wakefield, Yorkshire Permanent / Full Time 

Manufacturing & Engineering

£33000 - £37000

Project Engineer - Manufacturing & Engineering - Wakefield - Up to £37,000
About the company 
Due to continued buoyancy in our order book, an exciting opportunity has arisen to join our market leading company as a Project Engineer in our Contract Management team. This role would suit a driven and organised individual, with excellent interpersonal skills and a passion for learning. A keen interest in engineering with complimentary qualifications or experience which demonstrates an ability to understand technical aspects are must haves.
Project Engineer - The Rewards

  • Hours/ Type: Full-time, Permanent, 37 Hours P/W Mon-Fri
  • Enhanced pension - 5% employer contribution
  • 25 days annual leave + statutory public holidays
  • Cash Health Care Scheme for you & any children
  • Life Assurance of 4 x annual salary
  • Monthly Reward & Recognition Programmes linked to H&S & peer-peer recognition
  • LOS awards including a 4-week paid sabbatical
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Access to internal Wellbeing Coaches (qualified mental health first aiders)
  • Company Profit Sharing Bonus
  • Your own Personal Development Plan with company commitment to continuous learning and development
  • Company Sick Pay
  • Enhanced Family Leave Entitlements
 Project Engineer - Requirements
  • Excellent organisation skills, organising self, others, and resources to meet deadlines.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, enabling strong internal and external relationships.
  • The ability to monitor and control budgets.
  • The ability to work collaboratively as part of a team, with a can-do attitude.
  • Technical knowledge related to projects may also be required, and an engineering interest is a must have.
  • An engineering background and/ or qualification e.g., HND/ HNC or degree in Mechanical Engineering is advantageous but not essential.
  • An ability to read and understand technical drawings is advantageous, but a willingness to learn is the only requirement.
  • Good knowledge and demonstrable experience of using Microsoft projects.
  • ASME/EN12952 PED Code understanding is advantageous.
Project Engineer - Responsibilities
  • Support project initiation- check feasibility, work out the budget and define stakeholders and time limitations.
  • Read, understand, and communicate the client specifications.
  • Support project planning - this will include setting goals and objectives, defining roles and producing schedules and timelines for tasks - in accordance with the needs of your client.
  • Create visual project plans.
  • Provide administrative support to the Project Managers.
  • Liaise with clients and build relationships.
  • Manage multiple projects at any one-time end to end which includes coordinating the project and keeping the project on budget, with oversight from a Project Manager.
  • Work collaboratively with internal functions to ensure success.
  • Carry out monitoring and control activities in order to track the progress of the project.
  • Be diligent in checking the quality and accuracy of support documentation provided by other departments.
  • Identify, communicate, and escalate risks to ensure delivery is on time.
  • Report regularly to management and the client.
  • Evaluate successes and challenges on projects closing to enhance learning for your next project.
  • Communicate clearly and effectively, internally, and externally, adapting communication skills as required.
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