Project Engineer - Manufacturing

Project Engineer - Manufacturing

Job Title: Project Engineer - Manufacturing
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stockton-on-Tees, County Durham
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH12620_1541595235
Contact Name: Dan Parker
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 07, 2018 12:53

Job Description

Project Engineer

North East
Permanent - £35-45,000 DOE


I am currently recruiting for an accomplished Project Engineer to join an established and successful engineering firm delivering the design, manufacture, and assembly of high integrity products to the nuclear, aerospace, defence, oil and gas and marine industries.

The Job

With a proven ability to deliver projects from initiation through to completion on time, within budget and to quality, you will be capable of

  • Planning an engineering program and organising project staff according to project requirements
  • Development and implementation of new product introduction process, as and when required
  • Assisting with bid preparation and contract negotiation
  • Assigning projects to specific phases or aspects of the project such as technical studies, product design, preparation of specifications and technical plans, and product testing
  • Reviewing product design for compliance with engineering principles, company standards, and customer contract requirements, and related specifications
  • Coordinating activities concerned with technical developments, scheduling and resolving engineering design and test problems
  • Directing integration of technical activities and products
  • Evaluating and approving design changes, specifications and drawing releases
  • Controlling expenditures within limitations of project budget
  • Preparing interim and completion project reports
  • Building and maintaining customer relationships throughout the project, handling enquiries and contracts

The Candidate

With a background in mechanical, manufacturing or fabrication engineering for high hazard sectors, you will be a confident individual capable of first class client management and engagement under challenging conditions. A good understanding of proposals, supplier selection, preparation of specifications and quotation analysis is key, alongside a keen eye for managing timescales and cost budgets.

You will ideally hold an :

  • Engineering Degree in Manufacturing Engineering, or relevant Engineering discipline preferred, or qualified by experience
  • Prince 2 or other recognised project management qualification preferred

How to apply

Please call Dan Parker directly on 02392 222 961 to discuss your suitability for the opportunity and its responsibilities and requirements in greater detail, or contact me by email at

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