Project Engineer (Mechanical or Structural)

Cordant T&E Manchester 1
£25 - £30 p hour
17 Oct 2016
16 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Project Engineer (Mechanical or Structural) - Nottingham - £25 to £30 per hour - 12 Weeks Temp to Permanent Opportunity - Water Industry - Family Run Business

Company Outline

Cordant Recruitment are currently working closely with a successful, national family run business who are working closely with all the main water operator companies supporting with Mechanical & Structural Projects throughout the U.K. Due to a large demand of works and extended amount of new project wins, they are now looking to extend their engineering management team and require a professional and well experienced Project Engineer. The Project Engineer will have a huge part to play in moving these projects from tender through design and final completion and handover.

Role Outline

As the Project Engineer you will be working closely day to day with the Project Managers, Designers and the Managing Director of the company ensuring all projects are moving at the right pace and on time and on budget. You will have a huge part to play ensuring all sites have required resources and materials, design works are all in order and will be supporting in the tender for new projects.

Main Responsibilities

Attend site meetings and discuss set projects; Timescales, budgets, health & safety, invoices, resources
Assist with tenders working closely with all levels within the business
Report directly in to the MD on a day to basis and discuss project progress and any site issues
Build good working relationships with the project team and external providers
Assisting when and where needed with the design team so must have a good understanding and experience with AutoCAD
Planning and coordinating all resources (plant, equipment and people) to meet the programme and key time bound objectives


We are looking for someone who has a strong knowledge and extensive experience within the Water Industry
Must come from a Mechanical or Structural Steel background
HND as a minimum or NVQ but with 10+ years experience
Experience with AutoCAD and design works
Ability to communicate at all levels with both staff and end clients
Health and safety qualification are a bonus. IOSH, NEBOSH.

The Package and Opportunity

£25 - £30 per hour (while contracting)
12 weeks contract and straight swap to a staff role
Staff role £25k-£35k
Family run company with a huge pipeline of upcoming projects
Huge chance to progress further in your career

Key skills/other job titles - Project Engineer, Assistant Project Manager, Design Engineer, Contract Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, Structural Engineer, Site Engineer, Water Engineer, Tender Engineer, Mechanical Supervisor, Mechanical Superintendent, Site Manager, Site Supervisor.
Location - Nottingham
Commutable locations - Ilkeston, Derby, Loughborough, Burton on Trent, Mansfield, Ashby-de-la Zouch, Ashbourne, Newark-on-Trent, Lincoln, Nottingham, Leicester,
If you are interested in this position or would like to know more, please forward your CV or contact us in the following ways:
Call John Lycett on *************

Cordant is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.