Mechanical Project Engineer

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Job Overview

Zenco Technical are looking for an experienced Mechanical Project Engineer to join our client, a leading mechanical and electrical engineering contractor. The successful candidate will be based in the UK initially working on a large industry project. An excellent package is on offer for the right candidate.

Why join this company?

  • Permanent position available with a considerable schedule of work for the next 5+ years
  • To benefit from a Career Development Program that will enhance your leadership capability.
  • Excellent package on offer

Key Responsibilities

  • Organise design documents and drawings
  • Evaluate value engineering or cost saving opportunities
  • Prepare co-ordinated drawings covering all aspects of the installation including mechanical, electrical sprinkler, structural and architectural elements
  • Review project design specifications and drawings and access compliance of co-ordinated drawings and technical submittals.
  • Produce weekly progress reports
  • Assist in the compilation and assessment of Technical Submittals.
  • Processing requisitions, generation of purchase orders.
  • Receipt verification (RV) of equipment and materials arriving on site.
  • Clarification of queries with the design team through the request for information (RFI) system.
  • Develop an understanding of the commercial fundamentals of a project including profit plans, potential variation logs and take offs’ etc
  • Liaise and co-ordinate with members of the design team, contractors and in-house project team on technical and commercial issues.
  • Attend technical meetings with members of the design team, contractors, and in-house project team
  • Undertake document control, recording & transmitting information utilising File Key.
  • Create method statements and risk assessments for production activities
  • Organise and assess the work of sub-contractors.
  • Carry out Quality Control through inspections and snagging including walking down of P&ID’s, and layout drawings.
  • Population of test packs and tracking of same

Key Requirements

  • 3rd level qualification in Building Services Engineering / Mechanical Engineering or Senior Trades qualification or equivalent
  • Extensive Project engineering experience of 4 years+ with a mechanical contractor
  • Strong record of delivering small to medium mechanical projects (Commercial, Industrial, pharma, data centre type projects)
  • Sound Commercial Awareness
  • Capability of walking down mechanical systems to ensure compliance with specification
  • Ability to develop technical submittals, completing technical reviews and assessments.
  • Knowledge of Health, Safety and Environmental systems and procedures – knowledge of the team, their strengths and weaknesses
  • The ability to multi-task and manage many priorities
  • Outstanding communicator/strong interpersonal skills/communicates with impact
  • Excellent record keeper and administration skills.
  • Innovates and leads in mechanical/technical activity and challenges.
  • Solves problems analytically and acts decisively
  • Is process driven and focuses on EHS and Quality Work Management Systems and Processes
  • Mentor and Coach to junior engineers and graduates

If this sounds of interest, or to make a general inquiry into engineering and technical opportunities, please get in touch today.

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