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Project Engineer

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Project Engineer
Salary £45,000 – £50,000, also a bonus and excellent pension scheme
A brilliant opportunity has become available for a Project Engineer to join a Privately owned German Manufacturer with a multiple billion T/O, at their facility in Derby. The business is heavily promoting its sustainability and environmental credentials, not only in their energy saving products but also in values and culture too.

As their Project Engineer, the role includes the following:

Reporting to the Operations Support Manager, the department is responsible for all current model, new product introduction, engineering and continuous improvement activities within the plant relating to chemical and gases for use on site.

Plant equipment specification and selection, piping specification, specification, and integration of third-party equipment packages.

Specification of equipment, quotation phase through to launch overseeing installation and commissioning of bulk compressed gases/refrigerant storage and delivery systems and chemical handling systems for a new production hall and lines.

Generating and reviewing technical specifications for key components and process equipment packages, tender process and bid analysis.

Management of the overall detailed timing plans for process plant related systems and ensure all milestones are met.

Manage the processing projects with both internal and external parties to gain the required safety approvals and installation sign off.

Contractor selection, management and control including work permits, RAMS etc

Manage the project financials, raise all required CAPEX approvals and work with purchasing to ensure all required POs are raised on time.
Experience required:

BSc / MSc chemical / process / mechanical engineering discipline associated with process plant project engineering
3-5 + years' experience within chemical/ gas process plant CAPEX project engineering
Ideally 10 years industrial experience from a process industry background – heavy process, gasification, chemical, steel, bulk minerals, waste to energy, etc.
Experience working on complex engineering projects from conception to completion, incorporating bulk handling/ storage, pipe work, pumps and instrumentation, PI&D drawings
Knowledge of process safety for compressed gases, flammables and other chemicals including DSEAR, COSHH, REACH and ATEX requirements
Project management experience, delivering complex technical process safety projects on time 
The business are currently investing in new production lines with three additional heat pump and component production lines planned. They also have really modern offices, a subsidised canteen and on site car parking. There is a really good benefits package for the role, plenty of training & development opportunities including working with international colleagues and a low staff turnover also.

For further information on this role or to discuss in detail, please get in touch with (url removed)

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