Principal Project Engineer

Principal Project Engineer required to work at BAE Barrow on a 6 month contract to carry out a full range of activities in support of project management, given responsibility for aspects of a project and facilitating the effective delivery of projects/programmes.

The role involves but is not limited to the following:

  • Support bid and tendering processes, gathering and compiling data.
    * Contribute to the development of project definitions. Support the development of project plans.
    * Prepare analyses and collate data (including determining the availability of resources) to support the effective development of more detailed plans.
    * Gather data, update project plans and generate project progress reports on behalf of the project manager.
    * Monitor, within defined frameworks and in assigned areas, activities carried out on projects/programmes to support their effective delivery.
    * Maintain project documentation. Identify and expedite actions to respond to issues and deviations from the contract.
    * Support the resolution of problems and issues to facilitate development of timely and effective solutions.
    * Deputising for the Project Leader as required.
    * Assist Control Account Managers in the Project Planning and Control Processes.
    * Identify and expedite actions to respond to issues and deviations from project plans.
    * Develop and maintain relationships with stakeholders to meet their requirements, and lead in swift resolution of major issues.
    * Support the Risk & opportunity Management processes.
    * To be able to access, have a clear understanding of and apply the Quality and HS&E Management System documentation e.g. Process Instructions, Workmanship Standards, Risk Assessments etc. applicable to your particular work scope and to obey all HS&E rules and control measures.

Key Attributes

  • HNC / Certificate in Project Management or equivalent level of qualification
    * LCM Awareness/ Assessor
    * Specialist Professional Qualification/ Risk Certificate Level 1
    * Submarines business processes

Recognising the RESTRICTED nature of the work, suitable candidates will be SC cleared or eligible for this level of clearance.