Project Engineer

Staffline Resourcing Plus
From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
25 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Job Title; Project Engineer Skills; Engineering, CAD, CDM, FMCG, SAP Salary; Circa £28,000 per annum Location; Ashford – travelling to suppliers as required The Opportunity Our client is a leading food manufacturer who produces some of the UK’s most loved brands which have been in our lives for over a century. With 13 locations Nationwide and over 4,000 employees, this is a company who consistently works to produce food to the highest quality and to constantly innovate their products to provide modern customers with what they want. We currently have an opening for a Project Engineer to join their busy production site in Ashford to implement and coordinate capital projects in line with manufacturing strategy, continually looking for ways to reduce costs. This is an excellent development opportunity for an experienced individual to make a difference and grow with a reputable company. The Role • Developing project scope documents • Providing detailed justification for proposed capital projects prior to submitting proposals • Preparing Tender and Purchase Specifications • Conducting risk assessments (ALARPs) in line with the Company and UK legislation • Writing engineering performance specifications • Selection and procurement of equipment in line with purchasing policy • Conducting vendor assessments and completing relevant paperwork • Budget control and spend forecasting • Delivery of approved projects on time and in full • Working closely with manufacturing to ensure the smooth installation and handover of machinery projects • Completing pre-delivery checks/inspections to ensure compliance with Health and Safety regulations, PUWER assessments and CE marking • Assessing the performance of the equipment • Contractor management • Organising supplier/project meetings • Using SAP to raise orders, track orders and investigate invoices Working hours; Monday – Friday – flexibility required for specific projects (e.g. nights and weekends) The Candidate; • Post-graduate experience in engineering – Mechanical / Electrical • Project planning and management skills • Conversant with CDM process • Familiar with lifting regulations, LOLER, ATEX, DSEAR, PUWER & CE marking • Computer literate • Previous experience working within FMCG / Manufacturing • Contractor management • CAD The Benefits; • Competitive salary on offer • Permanent opportunity • Excellent progression prospects • Great working environment To be considered for this opportunity, please apply directly through this website today Staffline Group plc operates as both an employment agency and employment business as originally defined in the Employment Agencies Act 1973 as amended by the Employment Relations Act 1999. The Staffline Group was established in 1986 and over time has grown into a national organisation specialising in logistics, e-retail, manufacturing, driving, food processing and white collar recruitment. We are committed to eliminating unlawful discrimination and to promoting equality and diversity within our policies, practices and procedures. We are also committed to promoting equality and diversity in Staffline Group plc. This applies to our professional dealings with clients, staff and directors and third parties. This job was originally posted as