Project Engineer

  • Permanent
  • Kent
  • Applications have closed.

We are looking for a Project Engineer to work on a permanent basis in the nuclear industry near Kent.

Salary is negotiable, depending on exprience.

Project Engineer duties:

* Directing & leading all the activities associated with the full lifecycle of the project within the programme – project values – up to £10M

* Successful project delivery from concept design to handover & closure stages in accordance with safety, cost, scope, quality & time in line with the overall project schedule, meeting all business & technical requirements

* Develop & implement the project execution plan for the delivery of the project

* Define the work scope to be delivered & the interfaces to the other elements of the programme

* Track progress against milestones, deadlines, budget & provide key stakeholders with reports on these matters

* Identify risks & facilitate the resolution of all risks raised

* Anticipate, manage & resolve issues

* Fulfil all the contract contractual requirements

* Establish & maintain effective working relationships with all project team members, stakeholders & advisory services



* Typically degree educated ideally in engineering, or equivalent qualification in an appropriate discipline
* Required to have the appropriate level of knowledge and experience in Project Management
* Demonstrable experience and use of office IT packages such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint and industry planning tools
* Proficient in the use of estimating, scheduling, programming and risk tools
* Proficient in the use of Earned Value tools
* Familiar with HSE and COM legislation
* Demonstrable experience of managing projects throughout the full project lifecycle, ideally across a range of complex multi-discipline projects and environments
* Management of an integrated project team including staff, agency and assigned functional support
* Evidence of working within environments with a high quality and safety standards/culture
* Good communications skills
* Good interpersonal skills, including questioning for clarification and establishing of facts, observation and active listening
* Self-motivated & able to work on own initiative

Demonstrates success in managing and developing:-

* Engineering design, contract and field execution strategies for project delivery
* Large multi-discipline projects
* Large complex multidiscipline contracts and the tender review process
* Control of costs and Change
* Close out of commercial claims and the associated negotiations
* Front end design and development of solutions
* The design/construction interface to ensure a smooth transition/handover and how to address the issues which occur at this interface
* The construction I commissioning interface to ensure a smooth transition/handover and how to address the issues which occur at this interface
* Post holder will be required to support the drive of value improvement initiatives

* APM Level D or equivalent
* Nuclear experience, working within a regulated, licenced environment
* Have a working knowledge of EDF Investment Delivery

If the Project Engineer role could be of interest to you, please call Rebecca at GPW Recruitment or press APPLY NOW!