Project Engineer

  • Brewster Partners
  • Doncaster, UK
  • Feb 14, 2020
Contractor Engineering

Job Description


Brewster Partners are delighted to be working with a manufacturing business in Doncaster as they look to recruit a Project Engineer.


Reporting to the Plant Director and working closely with the Technical department.

Responsible for coordinating all project elements including engineering design, quality planning, manufacturing, installation, commissioning and final buy-off phases as well as ensuring the project remains within budget in order to meet the requirements of the customer's needs. Work on many phases or sub-tasks of projects or entire projects of moderate complexity, with results impacting on project completion. Work under general supervision, reviewed at project milestones and/or on completion by Senior Management.


Coordinate all project elements including engineering design, quality planning, manufacturing, installation, commissioning and final buy-off phases
Manage the project within budget
Plan project requirements and resources, including the sourcing of sub-contract elements, etc.
React promptly and effectively to changing client and product needs
Anticipate any potential project risks, identifying and establishing corrective actions
Produce deliverables on-time to customer requirements, clarifying these requirements where necessary
Define the customer specification into either a departmental action or sub-contractor order
Accurately cost any changes in specifications
Effectively analyse customer and internal changes, including feasibility study
Produce clear, focused and understandable explanations for change requests
Track customer changes and participate in customer meetings when required
Participate in Design Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (DFMEAs), Quality history reviews, robustness studies, etc
Participate in Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) and Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) processes
Track tasks against the project timing plan
Assist with design verification and sign off reporting
Apply specific technical skills as required to support the customer or colleagues
Proactively seek out opportunities for new or repeat business
Be willing and available to work at company and customer premises as required
Keep up with current and developing engineering trends
Undertake special projects as required
Contribute to continuous improvement activities
Quality control of work by appropriate reviews
Support and lead process improvement activities
Write reports and present progress at project meetings and to clients
Conduct benchmarking studies to determine best practices/ future trends
Plan projects or subtasks so they may be tracked and presented
Manage the Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)
Attend various meetings and action/communicate instructions
Undertake continuous training and developmentTHE CANDIDATE:

Strong organizational skills, able to adapt themselves to different fields, management of multidisciplinary team, honesty, rigor, respect, and loyalty.
Educated to degree level or equivalent with considerable product management or technical experience.
Previous Project Engineering experienceTHE BENEFITS:

The company offer a competitive starting salary and benefits package as well as a personal development plan agreed with your managers.

Brewster Partners Engineering is a division of the Brewster Partners Recruitment Group focusing on the recruitment of talent in engineering, technical and operations jobs in South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire, East Yorkshire, North Yorkshire, Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire and the Midlands. If you are interested in discussing this job in more detail or any other aspect of accountancy and finance recruitment we would really like to hear from you. Please visit our website at for more information on engineering Jobs, engineering recruitment, manufacturing Jobs or manufacturing Recruitment