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Project Engineering Manager

Salary: + BenefitsStart date: ASAPLocation: Stoke on TrentContract type: Permanent

Job description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Engineering Project Manager reporting directly to the Projects Director.

The Engineering Project Manager will provide professional Project Management leadership to ensure that all projects are completed on time, within budget and to agreed specifications.

Location: Stoke on Trent

Salary: £50,000

Key Responsibilities

Ensure that the detailed design, procurement, manufacturing, testing, delivery, installation, commissioning and documentation meets the customer’s requirements and contract specification

Prepare technical specifications and drawings for sub-contract equipment and participate in supplier tender assessments and negotiations

Carry out detailed planning for the entire project, cooperating closely with chosen sub-contractors to help deliver the project; actively managing all aspects of subcontracted packages from order through to final acceptance

Attend and participate in regular technical reviews with both internal and external staff to ensure that any issues are identified and promptly resolved

Communicate effectively, professionally and in a timely manner with internal personnel, external customers, consultants and subcontractors

Regularly visit supplier premises and construction sites to monitor progress and quality

Ensure that variations are identified and brought promptly to the attention of the Projects Director

Ensure all projects meet the highest quality possible

Develop sales activities both on an individual and on a team basis

Use your knowledge and experience to collaborate with the customer during information and tender requests

Assist in the development of company standards for sales specifications such as; quotations, design, procurement, installation, commissioning, testing, handover and launch support

Key Requirements

5 Years’ experience in an automated distribution centre environment with an extensive understanding of operational activities

A relevant qualification in mechanical or electrical engineering could be advantageous

Project management experience within an automated warehouse environment

Previous experience of site installation and people management

Skilled in using AutoCAD to understand mechanical and electrical drawings is an advantage although training may be provided

Extensive knowledge of all MS office applications

Ability to lead and motivate teams of people; both internal and external, including sub-contractors

Highly customer focused with excellent communications skills

Ability to meet and develop relationships with both existing and new customers

Willing to travel throughout the UK on a regular basis and work away from home as required

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