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  • Job reference: RMS0135141

Project Engineer

  • Sector: Oil & Gas
  • Location: Billingham
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 14/01/2014
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The Company:
Our client is an Engineering Services company, who are an international technical consultancy, providing a range of services including licence to operate, asset management, manufacturing improvement and capital investment to customers in the chemical, petrochemical, oil & gas, pharmaceutical, manufacturing and consumer industries worldwide.

The Role:
Typically HNC/HND or NVQ4 qualified with over 5 years experience in role/function and likely to meet the requirements for Incorporated Engineer status. Proactively develops the project support strategies and communicates outcomes with the project team. Works closely with the project team to deliver the desired commercial and planning outcomes. An advanced user of project processes and IT systems who brings specialist expertise to the project.

We are looking for a Project Engineer with strong planning abilities.

To provide assistance to Project Manager to ensure project progress is being maintained in line with the project objectives. Specifically:
Assists with preparation of cost estimates (CTR's) and proposals
Leads projects or parts of projects in support of Project Manager
Monitors progress of all workstreams and produces reports highlighting any deviations from plan
Management of project change control system
Ensures that costs are monitored and reports are prepared in line with customer requirements and in order to produce anticipated final cost forecasts
Assists in development of resource forecasts and liaise with relevant customer and internal departments to ensure necessary resources are available
Assists in ensuring quality compliance,
Monitoring and tracking completion of Audit actions in a timely manner
Monitor action closeout & mantain closeout records
Travel, as needed for client meetings & internal reviews

Other Requirements
Ability to perform engineering assignments commensurate with number of years experience required for grade level of position.
Knowledge of engineering design and drafting principles and practices applied to the preparation of drawings specifications and related contract documents.
Effective oral and written communication skills. Technical report writing experience.
Ability to establish and maintain effective relationship with associates, clients, and vendors.
Appropriate IT & typical project management software knowledge/skills.

Ability to produce detailed project plans, milestone summary's in Microsoft Project
2. Ability to monitor and update project progress.
3. Ability to prepare daily/weekly schedule look aheads.
4. Ability to co-ordinate with various design & consulting departments.
5. Ability to prepare resource projections and analysis.
6. Ability to prepare and present related report material to clients and management.
7. Ability to travel, as needed, in order to perform functions, information gathering and/ or client meetings.

Other Requirements
1. Ability to co-ordinate planning functions with other corporate departments.
2. Ability to analyse schedule impacts on change orders and report to project managers and clients.
3. Ability to perform co-ordinate home office planning activities with field planning activities.
4. Ability to supply input to contractor/client meetings.
5. Familiar with various planning / scheduling software packages (Primavera, Microsoft, spreadsheet and database applications etc).
6. Good knowledge of cost control systems and planning scheduling methods, good communication skills; computer proficiency
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