Project Engineer - Power Plants

Project Engineer - Power Plants

Job Title: Project Engineer - Power Plants
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Darwen, Lancashire
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + car + benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH13145_1550160923
Contact Name: Arjun Patel
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 14, 2019 16:15

Job Description

Project Engineer - Power Plants
Blackburn / home-based
Up to £50,000 + car allowance + benefits


Our client, a global company who supply automation solutions and services within several heavy process engineering sectors, are looking for a Project Engineer to join their team.

As Project Engineer, you will be meeting customers' needs by preparing sales proposals to resolve any issues they may be having which are related to energy. Project values you will be involved in range from a few thousand pounds to multi-million pounds.

This position will require you to travel c.70% to customer sites which is why our client is flexible with location as they have sites across the UK.

Roles & Responsibilities
Reporting to the Service Manager, as Project Engineer you will be responsible for:

  • Completion of projects
  • Preparing sales proposals in co-operation with main service centres in international locations
  • Participate in service project deliveries and troubleshooting
  • Generate profitable sales and market share for power plant services
  • Prepare reports after carrying out plant visits

Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:

  • A relevant engineering qualification (degree, HND, HNC, etc.) in Mechanical/Process/Thermal Engineering
  • Minimum of 2-5 years' experience with Power Plants or Boiler/Energy related technology
  • Knowledge of customers' power generation processes/technology would be advantages
  • Experience in preparing technical reports
  • Willing to travel

Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • Competitive basic salary of up to £50,000
  • Car / Car Allowance
  • 24 days holiday + statutory
  • Other excellent benefits

If you are interested in this position, please send a copy of your updated CV along with a brief cover note to If you would like to discuss further, dial 02392 288 282 and ask to speak with Arjun Patel who can tell you more

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