Project Engineer

Project Engineer


Project Engineer, £45,000 – £60,000 Warrington


Edward Reed Recruitment are searching for a Project Engineer to join our client. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work on some of the most stimulating and ground breaking EPC projects in the UK. Professional development of the Engineering Team is key to their success and you will be given a Personal Development Plan, including training and further education along with more responsibility. At the same time, you will be part of the global engineering organisation.


Job description

  • Together with your Project Lead Discipline Engineers your manage engineering projects
  • These projects will range from Concept Design to Execution Design
  • You will manage a portfolio of projects. The projects that you will be responsible will be small and medium projects up to 5,000 hrs. The projects will be for different sectors (Oil & Gas, Nuclear, Energy, Utilities, Chemicals, Food), greenfield and brownfield.
  • Projects can be stand-alone engineering projects, where you are the businesses focal point in front of the client.
  • You will be responsible for managing and completing your projects within budget and planning. This will include change control and inter-discipline consistency of the design
  • You will be responsible for internal and external project reporting, which will require application of earned value management
  • A project is only completed after the last invoice has been paid by the client


Your Profile


  • More than 5 years of experience as a Lead Discipline Engineer or Project Engineer in an Engineering / EPCM / EPC company (required), in one of the above mentioned sectors
  • Sound multidiscipline engineering knowledge
  • HND / BSc / BEng / MSc in Engineering (Process / Chemical / Mechanical preferred)
  • Chartered or Incorporated Engineer (Preferred)
  • Result oriented. You are only satisfied if you complete a project profitably, all invoices are paid, you delivered top quality and the client is very satisfied with the businesses performance
  • You plan and organize your project before you allow your team to start spending hours. You have a ‘one time right’ mentality
  • You have experience implementing a solid change control procedure in your projects, and with your entrepreneurial and negotiation skills you come to a solution that is good for both the client and the business
  • You delegate to your project team, but at the same time you know exactly what is going on in your projects and intervene if required
  • You are not afraid to defend Engineering’s interest in front of internal and external clients


Should you be interested in this role, please do not hesitate to submit your CV.