Mechanical Project Engineer

Posted 21 September 2023
Salary £350 - 425 per day
Job type Contract - Full Time
Job duration12 Months
Discipline Water & Environmental
Contact NameSam Bevan

Job description

Role: Mechanical Project Engineer
Location: Midlands
Rate: £375 - £425 p/d - Umbrella (Depending on experience)
Duration: 12 months+
Sector: Water/Wastewater
Are you a Project Engineer or Design Engineer with experience in the water sector?
Do you want to join a market leading business who encourage high work load and opportunities to think differently?
My client is a Contractor looking to strengthen their delivery team for the remainder of the AMP7 funding cycle on their large framework portfolio on behalf of Severn Trent Water. The successful Project Engineer's will work with the project managers and construction teams, as well as the sub contractors to ensure the successful on site delivery of complex Non-Infrastructure projects in the water sector.
We currently have a need for 2 Project Engineer's (Mechanical & Electrical) to support on the clients most challenging clean water sites near Derby, as well as positions across the midlands and West midlands for waste water construction based projects.
Due to the complexities involved, you MUST have experience as a Site Manager in the UK Water Sector, we can consider from a client side or contractor background providing you've worked with projects attached to UK Water Authorities.
Key requirements for the role are for individuals to have experience across delivery and the back end of the process, packaging the works, liaising with procurement, stakeholders and sub-contractors. A degree of design experience is neede dfor this role, enough to be able to discuss and kick back to the design partners in the joint venture, but this role is not to be doing detailed design in any capacity.
Responsibilities include:
·Outline engineering from inception to completion of schemes utilising in-house resources, site installation and construction personnel
·The timely completion of multiple concurrent projects, safely and within budget
·Liaise with client's engineering and operations staff to ensure KPI's are met or exceeded within budget constraints
·Attend internal and external review and progress meetings
·Attend site visits/meetings.
·Ascertain preliminary and detailed design/project requirements and solutions
·Prepare estimates and quotations
·Complete contract documentation
·Manage site safety, health and environmental issues
·Co-ordinate and liaise with suppliers, specialist sub-contractors, in-house functions, site installations and construction teams
·Procurement of plant, materials and specialist subcontractors.
·Attend/undertake factory site and works testing, commissioning and client training
·Compile and collate final contract documentation, "As built" drawings, test sheets etc. for inclusion into operation and maintenance manuals
·Overall responsibility for Profit/Loss on contracts undertaken
·Establishing and agreeing price variations and final accounts
If interested, please apply with your updated CV and we will be in touch if successful. Or call Sam on 02393 876 050
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