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Project Engineer

An excellent opportunity for an experienced Project Engineer to join a specialist engineering firm based in Little Island, Cork on a permanent contract. This is a customer-facing role and the focus will be on production, scheduling, commercial and continuous improvement.

Role Overview (Core Objectives):

  • Customer-focused and customer-facing.
  • Project engineering/ project management of programs and projects across the whole company; equipment, continuous improvement projects/activities etc.
  • Equipment, design, some automation, and related services. This will include supplier management and identification, selection of services and delivery on same.
  • Lead project management activities (e.g. project planning, tracking, risk management, reporting, communications etc.) 
  • Process engineering – process setup, validations, process improvements, procedure update and development.

Role Responsibilities (Full spec available on request):

  • Sales support through leading/supporting quotation and proposal activities.
  • Supports and may lead, customer audits and visits.
  • Project ownership. To include schedule, resourcing, and budget management.
  • Leading the design team on a portfolio of various fabrication projects. Co-ordinates, and leads where necessary, across the engineering, quality, supply chain, finance, sales, and production/ops teams.
  • Lead all projects, equipment introductions - propose, plan, execute and close, across functional teams.
  • Identify and lead Continuous improvement and cost reduction initiatives – propose, plan, execute and close, across functional teams.
  • Demonstrates strong knowledge and application of process improvement tools in identification and elimination of "waste" process steps and development of efficient, cost-effective equipment and processes.
  • Use Lean methodologies to drive continuous improvement focused on Quality, Cost, Material flow and layout.
  • Supports in the development and upgrade of engineering procedures, template, and forms, to ISO9001 and en1090 standards.
  • May own and lead CAPA and NCE activities.

Role Requirements:

  • A degree in a relevant engineering subject is required.
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment required.
  • Customer-facing experience.
  • Project engineering and project management experience.

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Kevin Griffin

Kevin Griffin

(021) 2427108