Project Engineer

East Lancashire

Project Engineer – Lancashire – Permanent – £40k – 2-4 years experience – Office based

Headlines – Very well established and well regarded company, wide variety in terms of the projects, growing department, long term stability, the business supports and encourages training and personal development and will sponsor a Degree qualification on a day release basis

Key aspects of the Project Engineer position include;

  • Experience of industrial controls and automation project delivery
  • Could suit a Project Engineer looking for the next step to include APM and/or PMI qualifications
  • Start on smaller projects and work up to larger assignments
  • Experience of project delivery working for a machine builder would be ideal
  • Thorough, practical and commercially savvy are all attributes that would help you to be a successful Project Engineer in this role
  • Opportunity to develop into a Project Manager with the support of senior management

Key responsibilities of the Project Engineer role include;

Planning and controlling:

  • Controlling the project handover meeting
  • Constructing the Document Register from the quotation
  • Adjusting the MS Project template file to suit the project
  • Discussing and selecting the right resources for the project with the senior management team
  • Assigning resources to the MS Project file
  • Organising FAT and SATs
  • Run design review sessions and ensure actions are completed

Customer Interfacing:

  • Be the direct contact between the main stakeholders
  • Keep the clients informed of progress
  • Issue all documentation


  • Ensure all documents are submitted by the engineers to the programme
  • Ensure that all materials have been purchased by the milestone dates
  • Ensure that the workshop build pack is submitted to programme
  • Chase up late deliveries on hardware items
  • All site works have relevant and complete set of RAMS

The company is a very well established Automation business with a growth plan in place to service an increasing amount of work from current customers, as well as delivering projects for an expanding base for many years.

The office is based is East Lancashire and is easily commutable from Bury, Rochdale, Heywood, Burnley, Blackburn, Accrington, Darwen and Bolton.

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