June 8, 2022

Project Engineer

As a Project Engineer, you will have full responsibility for the successful delivery of all customer orders allocated to you by the Business Group.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring adherence to all company policies and prevailing business regulations.
  • Maintaining an excellent level of customer satisfaction.
  • Successful delivery of all allocated projects.
  • Supporting the Sales Team to secure work.

Main Duties:

  • Successfully manage all allocated customer orders through the complete project life cycle.
  • Maintain a high level of customer satisfaction.
  • Participate in the ‘Sales-to-Project Handover’ and contract review process.
  • Carry out risk management and change management activities.
  • Create and maintain project schedules.
  • Project cost control i.e. supporting invoicing and revenue recognition processes.
  • Effectively communicate with the client including the issue of Project Progress Reports.
  • Chair ‘Kick Off’ and ‘Pre-Production Meetings’ with the client.
  • Create project documentation inclusive of manufacturing work instructions.
  • Use ERP software to support project delivery.
  • Support the Sales Team to secure work.
  • Following business processes for your location
  • Interface with all areas of the business to ensure a project is delivered to the customer specification, on time and within budget.
  • Other appropriate activities as defined by senior management.

 

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Proficient delivery of a variety of project types.
  • Communicate effectively with the client and across all levels of the business.
  • Proficient problem solver.
  • Understand the need to follow and improve Project Management Methodologies.
  • Effective in multi-tasking, organising and prioritising work and resource(s).
  • Build relationships, have the ability to take the lead and work as part of a strong team.
  • Work well on own initiative.

Education:

  • Degree qualified in engineering or equivalent project management discipline with a technical background.

Experience:

  • Managing major projects varying in type.
  • Working across cultural boundaries.
  • Effective communicator, with both internal and external customers.

Working Environment:

  • Office-based.
  • Involving regular international travel for short durations.
  • Out-of-hours working to accommodate time zone variations.
  • Virtual leadership and management across different time zones.