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Project Engineer

Gloucester, Gloucestershire
£32,000 to £35,000
Job Type
9 Sep 2022

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Project engineering within a global infrastructure design and installation firm renowned for civil and structural engineering expertise. Due to sustainable business growth, this is a great opportunity to join their team of highly qualified, dedicated and experienced staff.

You will like

The Project Engineer job itself where you will p rovide an engineering service to the Sales, Commercial and Project Delivery teams. Provide engineering support and consultancy on bridge design, manufacturing details and fabrication issues. Provide support to the Head of Engineering in delivering all Engineering, Business Improvement and New Product Development (NPD) objectives. More specifically:

• Ensure that nothing compromises the engineering integrity of the company and its products. • Ensure that all business is carried out ethically and complies with the company's Business Ethics and Conduct Policy. • Provide technical / engineering input into proposals and projects, including estimates of engineering hours when required. • Review and deliver to the technical requirements of the contract negotiated by the Sales and/or Commercial teams. • Manage and / or carry out all pre and post-order engineering requirements based on in-house design rules and / or relevant design codes, all to meet the specification / client requirements as defined via the Sales team and / or as set out in the contract. • Manage and / or carry out special parts designs and arrange pre and post-order drafting work as required. • Carry out any requirements for NPD and Business Improvement tasks when required to do so, carrying out or checking designs and conducting bridge and / or component testing when appropriate. • Ensure that all Engineering and NPD activity is completed on time and to budget, and in a safe and controlled manner. • Attend project / client technical meetings for tenders and / or projects as required (travel throughout the UK and overseas will be required). • Implement all aspects of Business Improvement projects as required. • Carry out identified Non-Conformance Report actions and implement any improvements or recommendations arising from these when required. • Suggest areas for Value Engineering, Product Development and / or Business Improvement to the Head of Engineering. • Input into regular reports on Engineering / NPD progress and performance, plus other engineering issues, to the Head of Engineering.

You will have

To be successful as Project Engineer you will have a healthy mix of the following

  • ICE recognised Degree in Civil or Structural Engineering
  • Graduate Member of the ICE or IStructE
  • Fluency in English (both written and verbal)
  • Excellent IT skills (Microsoft Word, Excel, Project, Powerpoint)
  • Ability to use and demonstrate at least one of the following; LUSAS, Ansys, Superstress, Mathcad
  • Ability to use latest versions of Autocad, Inventor
  • Placement experienced gained whether with a Design Consultancy Practice, Civil Engineering Contractor, Bridge Manufacturer or Steelwork Fabricator
  • Associate Member of the ICE or IStructE, working toward Chartered status (A bonus)
  • 2 years experience in bridge design to BS5400 and/or Eurocodes (A bonus)

Plus the ideal candidate will be a good communicator and team player, with a calm and approachable nature , and the ability to prioritise workload and commit to business deadlines.

You will get

As Project Engineer you will enjoy a competitive salary, likely £35K + Package TBA

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  • Job Reference: 708035621-2
  • Date Posted: 9 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Macstaff
  • Location: Gloucester, Gloucestershire
  • Salary: £32,000 to £35,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent