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Project Engineer

  • Sector: Engineering
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  • Job Ref: 19722

Project Engineer


This Project Engineer role will report to a Senior Engineer and will work alongside other Project Engineers to assist and lead projects such as Validation of New Processes, Materials, Product Transfers, New Equipment and New Product Introductions. This role is part of a global engineering function that supports site-based work locally as well as global projects, primarily for other sites in Europe.

Main aspects of the role include;

  • Lead projects through full project life cycle including: Inception, Project Planning, Charter, Change Control Initiation, Execution and Implementation and Change Control closure, to support Engineering dept. objectives.
  • Provide technical support on specific manufacturing technologies to Operations Group, as required.
  • Liaise closely with Quality Assurance, Sustaining Engineering, Manufacturing & Supply Chain Departments to ensure efficient execution of projects.
  • Mechanical Design: Planning and specifying mechanical machine elements and machines for product manufacture, together with the upgrading or modification of existing or new processes.
  • Equipment modification: Designing and implementing cost-effective methods, to help improve safety, reliability and throughput.
  • Corporate & Vendor Liaison: Working with external suppliers in design and development of new production equipment and processes. 

Ideally, we will look for an honours degree in mechanical or mechatronics engineering with a minimum of 1 year post-graduation experience in a relevant sector.


Other skills include

Understanding of PLC, Robotics, Vision, Pneumatics and electrical circuits.

Lean manufacturing principles (SMED and DMAIC techniques).

2/3D CAD skills

Strong problem solver and communicator

More detailed job spec available on request.

Very competitive package on offer with salary, bonus, health, pension included as well as good holidays, work-life balance and plenty of opportunity to develop your career with this company.


For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Davin Ferguson