Project Engineer

As part of continued growth we currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Project Engineer to join our machine systems division in Coalville.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Manages projects both internal or external direct customer facing as agreed with the WMS Project Manager
  • Develops project objectives by reviewing project proposals and plans, conferring with all internal stakeholders
  • Determines project responsibilities by identifying project phases and elements and assigned personnel
  • Determines project specifications by studying customer requirements and performance criteria
  • Confirms project performance to specification through to customer approval
  • Determines project schedule by creating project plan and calculating time requirements and sequencing of project elements
  • Maintains project schedule by monitoring project progress, coordinating activities, resolving problems and liaison with  internal and external customers
  • Controls project plan by reviewing and plan and schedule changes, recommending actions
  • Controls project costs by managing the expenditures to budget and preparing project cost reviews
  • Prepares project status reports by collecting, analysing and summarizing information and recommending actions
  • Determines the sales order book input and manages changes and commitments
  • Liaison with operations on works orders management
  • Ensures stage and final invoicing is completed on time to project schedule
  • Determines and manages the export requirements for each project ensuring that compliance is achieved
  • Supports CRM managers with system related and project information when required  
  • Interfaces with all aspects of the business, sales, engineering, operations and purchasing   
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed
  • Demonstrates project management procedures and compliance

Skills/ Requirements:

  • Experience of direct customer liaison and management
  • An understanding of the export requirements
  • An understanding and using Microsoft Project
  • Practical experience and understanding of aero and industrial gas turbine parts would be an advantage 
  • Self-motivated and enthusiastic
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to communicate effectively at all levels.
  • Strong planning and organisation skills, ability to multi-task and deal with a varied workload
  • IT literate with all Microsoft packages
  • Ability to read engineering drawings and familiar with complex BOMs
  • Experience with MRP/ERP systems
  • Experience in an engineering manufacturing environment


  • Industry recognised qualifications to HNC or HND level
  • Formal project management qualification desirable but not essential

Desired abilities/attributes:

  • Able to lead and influence multi-functional people.


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