Project Engineer

  • Location

    Chorley, Lancashire

  • Sector:

    Power, Nuclear and Utilities

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  • Contact:

    Samantha Cartman

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months +

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Project Engineer - Chorley - 6 Months +

Main Purpose of Position
To support the Project Managers in the delivery of projects in full compliance with the pre-determined standards of safety, quality, environmental and security and the conditions of contract.

Key Objectives
* Input to the Project Management Plan and other strategy and high-level control documentation.
* Undertake studies and develop solutions to deliver the projects end point requirements.
* Prepare documentation to support project delivery, to include:
* Control Plans
* Method Statements
* Risk Assessments
* LTQR documentation
* Liaise with sub-contractors and suppliers to identify services, plant and equipment required in support of the project.
* Liaise with procurement to ensure that all services, plant and equipment are procured in accordance with the company procedures.
* Management of project documentation.
* Liaise with supervisors to support the co-ordination and management of operatives and technicians.
* Manage operatives and technicians as required under the guidance of the Project Manager.
* Ensure and promote effective communication and working between disciplines to support the overall delivery of the project objectives.
* Support the Project Manager in the following activities:
* Management of all activities in accordance with the QSHEW Management System and best practice.
* Provision of information to maintain the project programme.
* Provision of information on the costs to date and future costs.
* Identification and communication of project risks and opportunities.
* Stakeholder liaison and management.
* Sub-contract and supplier management and expediting.

Person Specification
* Educated to degree level or equivalent in a technical discipline
* Membership of appropriate technical / professional body
* IOSH Managing Safely or formal H&S qualification
* Experience of technical document writing
* Understanding of the Project lifecycle and how projects are delivered
* Basic understanding of the UK Nuclear Industry
* Understanding of the radiological controls used within the type of projects delivered
* Used to dealing with confidential and commercial information
* Familiar with QSHEW operating procedures and requirements etc.
* Competent user of MS Office
* Ability to organise own work and effectively delivery under the guidance of a Project Manager
* Ability to prepare and present reports, documentation and information in support of project delivery
* Ability to interpret and evaluate technical data
* Ability to communicate with a wide range of colleagues at all levels and with external stakeholders and contractors
* Knowledge of ISO 9001 / 14001 & 45001

Project Engineer - Chorley - 6 Months +