Project Engineer

Rotherham, South Yorkshire
£30000 - £35000/annum
18 Oct 2016
16 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Project Engineer

The successful candidate will have an engineering background and a ‘hands on, can do’ approach in related project experience from concept through to production both individually and as part of a team.

This role may include the opportunity for travel throughout the UK.


* To contribute to a full range of technical and engineering activities in line with established quality processes, supplying specialist advice and support across projects and to other functions as appropriat
* CAD / CAM programming for production and pre-production aerospace applications
* Programming and running of CNC machines
* CAD CAM experience (NX Desirable)
* Mill turn experience - Use of sensor based approaches to metal cutting, particularly within milling
* Evaluate technical documentation in order to develop proposals and solutions – including process improvements
* Liaise with our international customer base to establish precise project requirements and provide technical support
* Carry out a full range of technical operations, including the preparation, providing innovative ideas for design and concepts for pre-production, sample gangways and related products, selection of technical options, materials and methods
* Assist with problem resolution and process improvement individually or as a member of a engineering team - Proven experience of working within a Projects Team
* Plan, control and deliver assigned projects or work packages, and make an input as required to cross-functional projects/investigations - The appointee will contribute to the planning of multiple projects worth between £3k -£100k each
* Use of sensor based approaches to metal cutting, particularly within milling. Planning and organising
* Build, develop and maintain customer relationships on a day to day basis is essential
* Supervision of tooling and fixture suppliers to develop appropriate solutions

Candidate requirements:

* Excellent communication skills and ability to work as part of a team
* Ideally a Mechanical Degree Qualified or relevant industrial experience
* Computer literate, working knowledge of Siemens NX would be highly advantageous
* Commercial and financial awareness
* Capable of controlling projects/work packages
* Able to deal with multiple issues, tasks and priorities concurrently.
* Experience of toolpath verification software
* Exposure to the aerospace industry highly desirable
* CAD/CAM programming
* Ability to travel UK
* Valid Driving Licence

On offer to the successful candidate is the ability to work for a true market leader in their field, with a fantastic financial package, with a great opportunity to progress your career.

To apply for the Project Engineer job please send your CV to or call Guy Osborne on (Apply online only)