Senior Mechanical Project Engineer (M/F)

  • Company : Alliance Consulting
  • Localisation : Hertfordshire - Midlands de l'Est, Royaume-Uni
  • Position : Senior Mechanical Project Engineer
  • Type of Contract : Permanent contract
  • Date of publication : 2019-06-10
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Job Description

I am working closely with my world leading manufacturing client. Due to recent growth and significant investment an opportunity has arisen to appoint a Senior Mechanical Project Engineer to join their in-house Engineering Team. The successful candidate will play an instrumental role in the delivery of innovative manufacturing processes and infrastructure, developed through their R&D and Pilot Plants, at both new and existing manufacturing sites. This is an exciting time to join this rapidly expanding division of business as they embark on significant capital projects.

They are looking for motivated mechanical engineers with excellent engineering skills, knowledge and previous experience project management experience within a heavy manufacturing / high volume, process driven environments (i.e. automotive, chemical, food, agro-chemical, oil & gas, petrochemical, pharmaceutical, refining, or similar).

Based at the Engineering Team\'s Head office in Hertfordshire, this role will mainly involve projects related to two new production plants to be constructed (one in UK and one overseas). In addition, you will also be involved in equipment and process improvements at their existing overseas manufacturing plants. You will have responsibilities for planning, designing, engineering, supervising and co-ordinating both capital and non-capital projects up to £8M in value. As part of the multi-discipline Engineering Team you will take the lead on mechanical engineering FEED for new manufacturing assets and have overall responsibility for mechanical equipment design for projects. Additional key responsibilities include:

  • Setting engineering deliverables and reviewing output of the design team
  • Conducting studies to determine the requirements of both new and modified equipment, systems and facilities.
  • Ensuring relevant documentation adheres to company corporate procedures and is agreed with the client
  • Leading interactions with external parties on mechanical requirements including equipment vendors
  • Supervising and directing the work of external contractors including consultants and designers as required
  • Assigning deliverables for the installation contractors and checking of compliance
  • Assisting with troubleshooting during commissioning and operation
  • Communicating data with key stakeholder

Candidates must hold a technical degree-level / HND or equivalent qualification (such as mechanical engineering) and have extensive knowledge of mechanical standards and codes of practice. Candidates who are currently and/or have previously worked within sectors that focus on industrial chemical processes, solid or bulk material handling, or powder materials are of particular interest. Excellent interpersonal skills and strong communication skills, both written and verbal, are essential for this role. Equally as important is the ability to work well in a team as well as leading and directing team members. This role will involve some domestic and overseas travel so a driving licence and passport are highly desirable. There is also excellent career progression associated with this role, together with a very competitive salary and excellent package.

More information is available upon application.

When applying for this role, please indicate your current salary (plus benefits package), minimum salary required, notice period and your reasons for wishing to move from your current company. Alliance Consulting is acting as an employment agency in this respect. Alliance Consulting specialise in the placement of engineers throughout the UK. By sending us your CV you are explicitly consenting to our processing of your personal data on a computer database and/or in manual files for the purpose of evaluating your application for employment. This processing will be carried out in accordance with the UK Data Protection Act 1998. By applying for this role you hereby consent to us submitting your CV to our client. If you do not wish your CV to be sent to our client then you must clearly state this to us. Equally, if there are any companies that you do not wish your CV to be sent to (for whatever reason), then please let us know of this when you apply.

Required profile

Project, Engineer, Mechanical, Electrical, Plant, Facilities, Infrastructure, Process Improvement, Management, chemical, automotive, pharmaceutical, refining, steel, aluminium, glass
  • Start date : ASAP
  • Term :
  • Experience Required : 5 to 10 years
  • Salary : £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
  • References : 886864DH_1560181693
  • Activity area : Aerospace Engineering

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