Project Engineer / Manager

  • Location:

    North Walsham

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  • Salary:

    £36000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Paul Martin

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  • Contact phone:

    01603 708587

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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Project Engineer / Manager required in North Walsham

Our client a full service global supplier of innovative plastic packaging solutions is rapidly looking to build their team!! 

Based at our North Walsham branch, they are looking for an accountable Project Engineer / Manager who will be responsible for all engineering and technical disciplines that projects involve from inception through to completion. The job holder is expected to be a role model at all times and drive business improvement.

Hours for this Project Engineer / Manager role will be 8.30 am - 5 pm, Monday to Friday

Responsibilities for the Project Engineer / Manager will include: 

- Manage Health and Safety within projects ensuring a Zero Accident mentality
- The co-ordination and completion of projects to scope, within cost, to deliver the committed benefits in the specified time frame
- Provide project plans and strategies including scope, cost, timelines, risk, quality issues and communications
- Controls project plan by reviewing design, specifications, and plan, scheduling changes, and recommending actions
- Prepare project status reports by collecting, analysing and summarising information and trends
- Ensure projects comply with legislation and regulations
- Communicate with stakeholders, updating regularly on progress and ensure projects still align with changing company objectives
- Resolve issues, ensuring the projects on track
- Liaison with other functions e.g. production, engineering, planning, sales, finance, asset care, logistics and HR.
- Review engineering deliverable and initiate appropriate corrective actions

Skills a
nd Experience required for this Project Engineer / Manager to be: 

(Candidates are expected to have, or eventually progress towards the following)

- Proven experience as a Project Engineer / Manager
- Project Management qualifications (desirable)
- Formal Health and Safety management skills training
- Engineering aptitude; Mechanical, Electrical or Technical
- Continuous improvement techniques, Lean-Sigma Yellow Belt (desirable)
- Quality systems awareness. E.g. ISO
- Problem solving techniques
- Experience in working in a medium-sized industrial company
- Experience of working within plastics is advantageous

Benefits the successful Project Engineer / Manager will receive: 

- Bike to work scheme
- On-site parking
- Basic salary of £32,000
- OTE of £36,000

If this Project Engineer / Manager Job interests you and you would like to know more about it or other Automotive Jobs in North Walsham please contact Paul Martin at Perfect Placement UK Ltd.

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