Project Engineer

Kent, Sevenoaks
£45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
06 Apr 2018
04 May 2018
Paul Devlin
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time
Our clients require a time-served, multi-skilled, Project Engineer for their manufacturing site in West Kent.

The main responsibilities will be to define, design and manage key engineering projects to deliver identified benefits by producing capital applications incorporating fully argued justification against quotations, rather than 'guestimates', where possible. This will involve working with all relevant stakeholders to prepare and deliver a 5 year rolling capital plan.

Applicants should have previous experience in an appropriate engineering role, in a manufacturing/production/industrial environments. Exposure to management of large scale projects (> £1 million) involving process/plant design and specification is essential and familiarity with industrial scale steam raising plant and systems is required.

Candidates should have extensive experience of continuous improvement and lean implementation, lean tools and problem-solving techniques and a knowledge of software such as Project, Excel, Eplan, AutoCAD and Solidworks.

Personal attributes include being strongly motivated with the ability to work unsupervised as a key member of the factory team demonstrating clear and effective communications. Also, creative problem solving and fault finding and the ability to prioritise activities and tasks under pressure.

Applicants should be qualified to HNC level and be minimum IOSH, ideally, NEBOSH, certified. Project management qualifications and familiarity with BS7671:2001 (17th edition electrical regulations) would be ideal.

Must be willing to travel as required.

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