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Engineering Project Manager

Job description

Engineering Project Manager
South Molton
Monday to Friday - 8am to 4.00pm
£45k to £50k
The Company
An established and experienced provider of recycled wood products to the industrial and commercial sectors. This is an expanding and a growing company who are investing in new production technologies and processes.
What is the purpose of the Engineering Project Manager role?
  • To manage and instigate the preparation, planning and scheduling through to installation, commissioning and optimisation, including revenue and capital projects, plant enhancement and process optimisation
  • To provide engineering technical support and fault-finding skills to ensure the efficient operation of the process.
What will be the responsibilities of the Engineering Project Manager?
  • Daily management of projects team
  • Drive continuous improvement projects
  • Creation of capital and revenue project proposals and documentation
  • Operation and maintenance of CAD database
  • Involvement in planned preventative and predicative maintenance techniques
  • Ensure project work is scheduled and executed in a safe and timely manner in line with company expectations
  • Provision of leadership, development and coaching to direct reports
  • To investigate, understand and resolve issues quickly and efficiently
  • Duty manager on rota basis
  • Provide out of hours support where required
  • Specification and purchasing of all components necessary to meet project goals and targets
  • Liaise with outside vendors and service providers to ascertain technical requirements, capabilities and work scopes
  • Ensure EHS compliance to both company and legislative regulations and standards
  • Asbestos management
  • Ensure all project engineering activities within area of responsibility are in full compliance with all statutory regulations
  • Actively seek to improve safety culture
What skills and experience will the Engineering Project Manager have?
  • Time served engineer with supervisory experience required
  • Educated to NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in relevant engineering area
  • Experience of managing in a maintenance-engineering environment
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Technical expertise to extract and manipulate data and identify trends
  • Technical report writing, production of relevant documentation to support project transfer
  • Ability to solve engineering problems in an effective and timely manner
  • Ideally have experience with project management software
  • Familiar with production of Gantt charts and project presentations
  • Ability to write risk assessments and method statements
What will you get in return?
  • £45k to £50k depending on experience
  • Bonus scheme
  • Excellent career development opportunities
  • Free on-site parking
  • On-site canteen