JOB TITLE: Mechanical Design Project Engineer


Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Runcorn
Job Reference : 10143 Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 18/11/2013
 
Salary & Benefits : £30000 - £40000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



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Job Summary

Opportunity: Mechanical Design Project Engineer Location: Runcorn Salary: 30-40k + extensive benefits


Job Description

Opportunity: Mechanical Design Project Engineer

Location: Runcorn

Salary: 30-40k + extensive benefits

We are currently working closely with one of our clients who are currently looking for a mechanical design project engineer to join their successful team. Currently exceeding targets by 15%, we are looking to hear from candidates that have a good engineering background, with design experience with AutoCAD or Inventor, who are able to display good project management skills. Due to the nature of the business, the successful candidate will be able to take full responsibility for a number of exciting projects with large clients, so is ideal for somebody who would be looking to move into project management.
Our client work in quite a niche industry, so we would be open to hear from candidates of different backgrounds, however the main things we are looking to see from candidates is a mechanical design background, commercial and financial savvy with good project documentation such as technical specs, manuals, user requirement specs etc, and lastly a creative nature, somebody who is hungry to learn and ask questions in order to learn the business moving forward. This role will also allow for elements of world wide travel when required.

-Good commercial and technical aptitude, flexible, hard-working and equally happy working alone or as part of a team
-Responsible for the management of smaller contracts from order receipt through customer delivery in a high pressure manufacturing environment or working under a Project Manager for larger projects
-Presentable
-Excellent track record for concept design and development of innovative solutions for complex process requirements
-Good engineering back-ground
-Management & coordination of multi-disciplinary teams including mechanical draughtsmen, C&I engineers, process experts, construction/civil engineers and other 3rd party consultants and sub-contractors
-Good communication skills
-Positive & enthusiastic, willing to accept technical challenges
-Willing to travel to customer sites in the UK and over-seas
-Experience of writing risk assessments & method statements
-Specification and sourcing of 3rd party equipment
-Project planning
-Control of project expenditure & Financial reporting
-Preparation of project documentation including technical specifications, P&IDs, general arrangement drawings, User Requirements Specifications (URS), Functional Design Specifications (FDS) etc…
-Client liaison and attending / leading meetings with clients
-Site surveys
-Mechanical Design including the use of AutoCAD & Inventor
-Basic knowledge of control systems with respect to integration of controls into mechanical equipment design
-Compilation of technical documentation & manuals
-Maintaining project files
-Competent in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel, Project

Bluefire Consulting are an employment agency working on behalf of our client.


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