Mechanical Project Engineer

Posted 21 June 2024
Salary £45k - 55k per year
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Water & Environmental
Contact NameChas Earl

Job description

Role: Mechanical Project Engineer
Location: Bromsgrove
Salary: up to £55,000 p/a plus package
My client, a leading contractor on multiple UK water authorities frameworks across the UK is seeking to bolster their project team in the Seven Trent Water Framework region.
As a Project Engineer you will assist the Project / Construction Manager in co-ordinating an effective and economic plant design and procurement strategy; ensuring information is issued in time to enable construction, commissioning and putting to work in line with the Contract Programme; provide cost data for forecasts and evaluation of variations.

You will report directly to the Project Manager and duties/responsibilities of the role will include;
·Ensure project costs do not exceed tender/varied allowance
·Ensure all applications for payment are made on or before the due date
·Ensure contract reviews, monthly forecasts are completed and submitted on time
·Maintain good client relationships at all levels
·Assist with the Project Management strategy
·Establish and maintain the contract filing systems
·Assist in the production of the contract programme; monitor programme and produce progress reports
·Provide data for the timely production of O&M manuals
·Produce Procurement packages
·Liaise with subcontractors and suppliers
·Liaise with site management on design and procurement issues
·Monitor subcontract performance
·Assist in the preparation of the construction completion and take over documentation
·Ensure your own continuous professional development by participating in external networking/conferences/associations/groups, to stay current on industry changes and innovations. 
·Maintain a positive and solution oriented approach to work, providing open and honest feedback.
·Undertake such other duties, training and/or hours of work as may be reasonably required and which are consistent with the general level of responsibility of this role
·In all internal and external contact, present a professional and positive image of the department as well as maintaining mutually constructive, positive and beneficial relationships.
·Take all reasonable steps to ensure appropriate confidentiality
·Work closely with design departments to ensure timely progressing of quality solutions
·Evaluate innovative solutions and processes
·Contribute to risk and opportunity schedules on a monthly basis
·Ensure designs are developed which are safe to construct, commission, operate and maintain
·Complete the capitalisation process

·Mechanical engineering background
·Working knowledge of various conditions of contract especially I Chem E & NEC
·Engineering/ Technical qualification (HNC minimum) required
·Experience of supply chain expedition
·Knowledge of water and waste water treatment processes
·CDM & Health & Safety knowledge
·Relevant professional qualification an advantage
Job Types: Permanent
We are looking to move quick sourcing for this position. Apply Today and We will be in touch to progress your application. You can contact me at or reach me on 02393 876 074.
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