Project Engineer - RH1 - RH20

£30,000 - £35,000
Ref: 402 Date Posted: Wednesday 03 Aug 2022
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Role Summary:

The Project Engineer will work in the installation and commissioning of projects, reporting directly to the project management team. They must be able to communicate directly with clients and their representatives to help deliver the projects to a high-quality conclusion

The role will also involve the monitoring of subcontract labour and the training of internal and external site-based engineers, where applicable

They should be willing to work away from home for short periods of time as the customer base largely covers the Southeast but can extend across the UK. They will be expected to present themselves in a professional manner and have excellent communication skills.

Applications from suitably qualified ex-military Officers (Royal Air Force, Royal Navy, Army, Royal Marines) will be particularly relevant for this position but other qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Installation, testing, snagging and commissioning of Systems to ensure delivery to the required quality levels.
  • Training clients on the operation of the systems installed and get client sign off.
  • Ensure commissioning, training and sign off records are obtained and filed appropriately.
  • Daily communication with Project Manager to ensure timely and accurate recording of job progression, snagging and reporting of any issues.
  • Assist in strategy and programming design.
  • Problem solving on sites.
  • Take a proactive approach in upholding the company’s Health & Safety standards.
  • Ensure all work is carried out in a safe environment and that any relevant risks are identified and minimised Maintain high standard of appearance and wear safety clothing provided when applicable.
  • Maintain an up to date knowledge of technical information.
  • Provide a detailed hand over to the After Sales team.
  • Any other duties as required by your line manager.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Successful applicants will have a solid engineering knowledge combined with record keeping, communication and organisational skills.
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in the Ventilation, Controls or HVAC industries.
  • Excellent knowledge of basic engineering and electronics practices

General Requirements:

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written and ability to communicate information effectively.
  • Well-organised, proactive, assertive, well-disciplined and commercially astute.
  • You will be conscientious, hardworking and have a positive outlook.
  • Ability to work well independently and as part of a team.
  • Flexible and able to approach different types of tasks during the working day.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Attention to detail and methodical in record keeping.
  • Ability to maintain a professional attitude under pressure.
  • Ability to work from schematics, terminating sheets, site plans and project drawings.
  • Ability to work from instructions from client and Project Managers, but also to think laterally and suggest engineering solutions on site.
  • CSCS Card.
  • Full clean driving licence (minor points will be considered).
  • Must be physically fit.

Interested applicants will be expected to complete and return by email a simple application form to which CVs must be pasted.