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    Project Engineer

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    Billy Abbott

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    9 months ago

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Belcan Workforce Solutions is currently looking for a Project Engineer to work for our Marine Defence client based in Poole, Bournemouth, UK.

Manage a series of new and existing customers to provide a service supplying them quality

composite parts, ensuring a sustainable level of profit for the company. Sometimes working as part of a wider team on larger projects or running customer projects directly the role is varied and requires someone of a practical nature.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Co-ordination of projects through concept to delivery.
  • Commercial responsibility & estimating.
  • Account management of customers.
  • Come up with innovative manufacturing solutions for parts.
  • Tool design when required.
  • Responsible for the input into Progress all new items, maintenance, and upkeep of BOM's, loading sales orders and ensuring delivery notes are provided for your projects.
  • Ensure the establishment of clear requirements for the project with the customer prior to the commencement of manufacture.
  • Preparing Engineering Management plans, including estimates for schedule and resource
  • requirements.
  • Produce clear work instruction for manufacturing staff.
  • Ensure materials are made available in a timely manner, either through direct procurement or delegating procurement activities.
  • Modify existing layup books and sign off sheets as parts evolve or react to quality issues.
  • Working with quality team to ensure best practices.
  • Project manage component manufacture through factory and working with external suppliers as necessary.
  • Co-ordination of part manufacture on the shop-floor with production supervisors.
  • Assistance with operating and maintaining shop-floor equipment such as Autoclaves and ovens.
  • Maintain full and up to date knowledge of relevant technical and quality areas.
  • Negotiation of variations to contract / job.
  • Ensuring the accounts department are kept up to date with invoicing, WIP and assisting them with chasing overdue payments.
  • Experience with Designing in Siemens NX or Solidworks highly beneficial
  • Occasional UK and overseas travel.

Desirable Experience & Qualifications

  • Degree level education in Engineering.
  • Minimum 2 years' experience in a similar role.
  • Experience with Composite and GRP materials and manufacturing.

Please be aware that many roles are subject to security control. Successful candidates must pass a DBS check and be eligible to apply for a level of UK National Security Vetting.

Must have rights to work in UK (
Sponsorship not available)

This vacancy is being advertised by Belcan.