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Project Manager – Automation/ MHE

Salary: £35,000 - £50,000Start date: ASAPLocation: SwadlincoteContract type: Permanent

Job description

A new opportunity has become available to join our client; a rapidly growing family-owned company involved in providing various industries throughout the UK with bespoke, integrated materials handling solutions.

Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 + Benefits + Car

Location: Swadlincote

Skills: Mechanical Engineering, AutoCAD, Project Management, MHE, Automation

The successful candidate will join the Projects Department and will focus on design, mechanical projects and full project management life cycle.


  • Provide detailed layout/design drawing support for both sales and projects department
  • Provide engineering layouts for issue to manufacturing
  • Conduct site visits, surveys and supervision of installations around the UK
  • Preparation of risk assessments, method statements and finalised project documentation
  • Responsible for review of operational documents and liaise with sub-contractors to complete SDS/FDS
  • Ability to liaise with customers, suppliers & contractors
  • Design and action detailed commissioning plans
  • Enable and control/action snagging lists during the commissioning process
  • Deliver on site end of installation commissioning of the systems to comply to SDS/FDS operational ethos
  • Strong organizational skills to help manage projects from inception to completion
  • Provide leadership to the small but growing department
  • Manage after sales support through the team – ensuring prompt/professional response/actions

Skills Required:

  • Full familiarity with AutoCAD (2D mechanical layout design) is essential
  • Experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Project and PowerPoint)
  • Full, clean, driving licence is essential
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Knowledge of materials handling/production line systems is required
  • Knowledge of software / controls/ pneumatics
  • Project management experience
  • Examples of previous work required

Cordius Ltd team offers unrivalled expertise; a flexible and personal approach of successful recruitment within Engineering, Supply Chain and Technical disciplines - our highly experienced team of specialist consultants offer professional and transparent services to match the individual needs of both clients and candidates.

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