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Project Engineer - Food Process - Up to £40K

The Company:

  • Market Leading designer and manufacturer of Food Process equipment

  • Major contracts won and ongoing

  • Amazing career opportunities with chance for promotion

  • Opportunity to travel both in the UK and further afield.

The Role:

  • This is an exciting opportunity to work as a Project Engineer for a market leading design and manufacturer of Food Process Equipment.

  • As the Project engineer you will be taking over from the project once the order has been received.

  • You will check the contracts and order for any discrepancies.

  • You will check the quotations and the proposal drawings and make sure they are all correct.

  • You will then liaise with sales, technical, engineering and the factory managers to ensure that all timelines and key dates are scheduled.

  • You will work with the design team and supervise the layout drawings for the customer to approve.

  • Ensure that the customer signs off the drawings before all detailed drawings are done.

  • Ensure that all items and parts are ordered in a timely manner as some take longer to acquire than others.

  • You will keep an eye on the costs of the project and make sure that you control this.

  • You will make sure that the electrical teams produce the control panels to standard and that if software is required this is compatible with the systems.

  • You will check that the manufacturer is proceeding as planned.

  • You will be required to travel to oversee commissioning of the equipment

The Ideal Person:

  • The ideal candidate for the Project Engineer will come from the food process industry.

  • Ideally you will have done project work before and have an understanding of both mechanical and electronic components and requirements.

  • It will be beneficial if you have a qualification or time served in Engineering.

  • You should be able to communicate with all levels of customer

  • It will be an advantage if you are well organised

  • Ideally you will be able to demonstrate achieving both financial targets and deadlines.

Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK.

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