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Project Engineer

Key Info:
Contract Type:
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Full time
Job Reference:
PRO Eng1
Mission & Main Objectives:

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of one of the North East’s highest profile manufacturing plants as we are expanding our operations at our battery manufacturing plant in Sunderland. We are looking for a Project Engineers to join our Project Management & Industrial Strategy team in order to support the development and operation of a world class and innovative mass manufacturing Gigafactory. This is a unique opportunity to join one of the most exciting, large scale industrial developments in many years, where new and emerging technologies will be adopted in support of the rapidly growing electric vehicle marketplace.

  • We are looking for an accountable Project Engineer to be responsible for all engineering and technical disciplines that projects involve. You will schedule, plan, forecast, resource and manage all the technical activities aiming at assuring project accuracy and quality from conception to completion.
  • Inward and outward facing role providing a direct link between customers and project teams; understanding and communicating customer requirements for product and project delivery.
Outline and Responsibilities:
  • Working as part of the project management and industrial strategy team, to deliver current and future projects.
  • Responsible for coordinating successful delivery of allocated projects, from customer engagement all the way through to SOP.
  • The successful candidates will have a broad-based experience in manufacturing and be able to demonstrate proven skills in the application of project coordination and management.
  • Ensure accountability and ownership is understood throughout all functions.
  • Prepare, schedule, coordinate and monitor progress of the assigned projects.
  • Monitor compliance to applicable procedures, standards and working practices (e.g. APQP, IATF, GR etc…)
  • Review deliverables and initiate appropriate corrective actions where necessary.
  • Lead internal and external review meetings to monitor project progress across all functions to ensure critical path and risk items are identified, understood and managed.
Experience and Qualifications Required:
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or related field of study
  • Project management / project engineering / project planning experience
  • Experience Working with Tier 1 / Automotive Customers
  • Experience in change management and adapting to reactive and proactive change scenarios
  • Ability to lead and aide decision making throughout the project lifecycle
  • Proven experience working cross functionally across multiple departments
  • Proven experience working with suppliers, customers and project stakeholders

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Our Benefits.

Enhanced Pension Scheme
Enhanced Life Assurance
Private Health Care
Dental Care
Flexible Working *office
Discounted Gym Membership
26 Days Leave Plus Bank Holidays
Merit-based Appraisal
Cycle to Work
Employees Referral Scheme

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