Project Engineer

Contact Dermot Doherty

Zenco Technical are looking to recruit a Project Engineer to join there clients, one of Ireland’s leading Manufactures in the Food Industry. Due to their success within their field they are rapidly expanding and are looking for a Project Manager to join them at the site in Sligo. The successful candidate will receive an excellent remuneration package as well as the opportunity for career progression.


Key Responsibilities: 

  • Meeting with customers and representing the Company.
  • Produce layout drawings that reach optimum solutions.
  • Excellent organisation, record keeping, time management and written/oral communication skills with the ability to be assertive.
  • Ability to simultaneously deliver on multiple projects/commitments.
  • Take ownership for the life of each project.
  • Ability to liaise at all levels within the organisation.
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team.
  • PC literate.
  • A good eye with high attention to detail.
  • Must be willing to travel and work weekends where required.
  • Execute risk assessments for all propositions.
  • Liaise with the Sales Team in managing additional sales revenue from items outside of the original scope of supply.
  • Liaise with a team of Design Engineers to produce SolidWorks models/drawings working from concepts/layout drawings.
  • Manage project cost versus budget to ensure projected profitability is met.
  • To support other departments where required.
  • The production and maintenance of technical documentation.
  • Constant interrogation of product design.
  • Specification of mechanical components such as belts, motors and pneumatics.


Key Requirement:

  • 3rd level qualification in mechanical engineering is essential.
  • 3+ years’ experience in a similar role within a manufacturing environment.
  • Experience with electrical and pneumatic controls.
  • Experience in sheet metal fabrication a distinct advantage.
  • Experience in the food industry a distinct advantage.
  • Fully conversant with SolidWorks.
  • Hands on engineering experience a distinct advantage.


If this sounds of interest, or to make a general inquiry about other Engineering or Technical opportunities, get in touch today.

Zenco Technical – Engineering Partnerships

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