Project Engineer Job In Coventry

Project Engineer


  • £200 - £250 per day
  • Posted: 12/02/2019
  • Coventry
  • Job Ref: 191103321
  • Temporary

Job Details

We are recruiting for Project Engineer for one of the largest Utility companies.

Project Engineer - Role Objective:

  • The role involves working within the Capital Delivery team, supporting the programme manager and engineers, delivering third party requested Water diversions and mains reinforcements through framework ‘design and build’ contractors. 
  • Scope includes taking application from initial enquiry through design and offer generation, and on acceptance through to construction and commissioning.
Project Engineer - Accountabilities:
  • Ability to work under pressure delivering a dynamic programme of work to tight internal and industry external Service level Agreements (SLA’s)
  • Support the Programme Team and ensure the company discharges its duties in accordance with CDM regulations.
  • Perform the role of NEC Project Manager (or elements of it) when delegated by the Programme Manager.
  • Act as a representative to an external Client, managing direct contact, developing stakeholder relationships and working to develop processes that allow successful delivery for all parties.
  • Support the Programme Team to ensure key programme success criteria are met, including project outcomes, dates and budgets.
  • Ensure challenges and innovations are considered and best practise developed and shared.
  • Undertake financial management of projects to ensure accurate and robust financial forecasting and budgetary allocation.
  • Support the Programme team to drive the identification and management of risks and opportunities which could impact on the delivery of the programme.
  • Support the Programme Team as part of weekly/monthly meetings to monitor progress, identify issues and ensure the implementation of remedial actions.  Ensure all project/contract correspondence is recorded.
  • Drive safety improvement performance within the direct supply chain. The safety of employees, customers, public and those impacted by our operations is paramount.
  • Ensure the statutory obligations and outcomes are met for the programme of work being delivered.
  • Work with the Programme Team to develop communication strategies to publicise the teams’ works internally.  Work with our external stakeholders to ensure a high customer focus is maintained.
  • Influence, manage and direct other teams to ensure timely and efficient delivery of the programme. Working with stakeholders represented on the internal programme Steering Group. Including ad-hoc reporting and assessment of emerging risks.
Project Engineer - Experience
  • Appreciation of Contract Law and Construction Contract terms.
  • Appreciation of risk management knowledge and understanding.
  • Willingness to develop client relationship management skills.
  • Ability to integrate various stakeholders to deliver project objectives.
  • Awareness of sound financial management and analytical skills.
  • Awareness of project planning and using data to identify areas of focus.
Criteria:
  • Mandatory: Full UK driving license

Project Engineer - Additional information:
Locaion: Coventry
Rate: £200 - £250/day
Duration: 6 months

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