Project Engineer

Job Overview

Project Engineer

Location Information – Duckinfield, Manchester

Salary £33 – £38k DOE

A local manufacturer is now looking for a Project Engineer to join their team to generate and develop accurate project estimates and plans using Microsoft Project, clearly identifying resource needs.

Project Engineer – Key Accountabilities

Generate project estimates and plans 

Establish constraints with stakeholders; and capture all essential information in agreed project initiation documents.

Develop accurate and realistic project plans that are accepted by the user and engineering team leaders

Break down the plan into suitably sized work packages with associated earned value and cost estimates

Identify project dependencies and the critical path

Define deliverable resource requirements and work plans.

Track project delivery against set targets and milestones.

Issue periodic activity plans to project team and monitor adherence to plan

Maintain up to date master project plan, tracking progress against project milestones.

Compile ongoing forecast of future project activity and cost to completion

Maintain project history and organise project wrap-up meeting to capture lessons for continuous improvement

Liaise with engineering team leaders to identify resource needs and eliminate or minimize resource conflicts

Project Engineer – Qualifications  

A minimum of 5 years’ experience working in a Project Engineer role in an engineering, or manufacturing environment.

Qualified to Practitioner level in either PRINCE2 or APM.

Must be able to achieve minimum BPSS Security Clearance.

A minimum of 3 years’ experience working as a Project Engineer in a critical application sector such as aerospace, defence, automotive or energy

Experience Using Preactor Advanced Planning and Scheduling (APS) Software

Qualified to Practitioner level in either PRINCE2 or APM

Project Engineer – Other requirements 

•             Candidates must have an existing right to live and work in the UK. 

•             Candidates will need to undergo an internal BPSS check prior to gaining site access. 

For more information, please call Emily Jackson on (phone number removed)

LEAN Engineering Recruitment Ltd are acting as a 3rd party on behalf of our client. All applications will be held on our database for current and future positions.

We will endeavour to get back to all applicants but if you have not heard from LER within 10 working days then your application has been unsuccessful but please feel free to contact us for an update



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