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Project Engineer

  • Job reference: 921314
  • Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Construction & Infrastructure, M&E Management
  • Date posted: 07/02/2019

My client offers the complete range of services in fire protection. Their commitment is unparalleled and remain at the forefront in their fields. For over 120 years they have been working in partnership with leading companies to safeguard their personnel and facilities from the threat of fire, withing various industries including Marine and Oil & Gas. As a result, they have created an invaluable international reputation for the complete service and support of special hazard integrated fire solutions.


They are now seeking a Project Engineer on both the Marine and Oil & Gas departments based in their Head Office in Manchester on a contract basis.

The role will involve understanding and interpreting the client's technical specifications and commercial documentation. Organising any design deliverable packages, obtaining quotes and procurement of equipment. Organising of goods to be shipped and generation of all relevant documentation for export compliance.

Planning and managing design resources and site based engineers, this includes any sub-contractors that may be involved with the project. Attending and managing design review and progress review meetings with the client and approval authorities.

The role will involve being financially responsible for the project and all financial reporting, ensure the project is brought to conclusion on time within budget and to the clients satisfaction.

Experience in the following areas preferred but not essential:

* Good working knowledge of fire protection systems, both mechanical and electrical

* Good working knowledge of skid design and fabrication

* Good working knowledge of fire protection standards and regulations

* Good communication skills



* Contract control

* Cost control, preparing monthly forecast

* Procurement of equipment

* Planning work scopes

* Managing the design deliverables

* Liaising directly with the client and approval authorities

* Experience in interpreting clients technical specifications

* Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Project


* Prince Qualified

* HNC/HND in Engineering

* Experience in project planning

* Experience in Oil & Gas and/or Marine industry

* Experience in mechanical and electrical design workings

If this sounds like it could be something of interest and you would like some further information, please apply or contact Callum on 0161 926 2500

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