Project Engineer

Project Engineer

Redhill, Surrey

£35,000 - £45,000

Monday - Friday (37.5 hrs per week)

One of the UK's leading suppliers of high-end sterilisation and quality process equipment is now recruiting for a Project Engineer to join their technical engineering team to work alongside their technical experts.

Company information

They are a prestigious, niche business working exclusively with 3 Italian manufactures who work with a number of high-status pharmaceutical organisations carrying service, repair and installation on sterile process equipment such as steam sterilisers, isolators and steam generators.

Role & Responsibilities - Project Engineer - Redhill

As the Project Engineer, you will act as the interface between supplier (Italian OEMs) and the companies customers (pharmaceutical manufacturers), from the initial build of equipment through to delivery/installation on site. You are to ensure everything moves along ahead/on schedule and take action on any issues.

  • Liaise between all parties during equipment build so that agreed timescales are respected, all parties are kept aware of the progress achieved and planned.

  • Perform technical reviews of URS and other specifications post sale in the creation of project documentation and clarification of post-sale queries.

  • Take part in internal and external DQ, HAZOP and site meetings where required.

  • Preparing project documentation (e.g. FAT and validation protocols) to support the project.

  • Track of all aspects of the project from documentation issue and review to FAT punch list close out and project sitework final de-snagging and completion.

  • Act as direct customer support during the project.

  • Providing Contract Managers with information to ensure invoices raised for equipment stage payments or commissions in timely manner, any payments to suppliers also made at appropriate stages.

  • Providing Contract Managers with information to ensure invoices raised for site work performed in timely manner.

  • Take part in weekly project department meetings with fellow project engineers reviewing the weeks work, updating schedules, and assisting other project engineers where possible.

  • Organise shipping as required, monitor progress, and keep customer advised of likely delivery date

  • Site supervision of the engineers or sub-contractors where appropriate.

Experience/qualifications required - Project Engineer

  • Communication - must be diplomatic, able to communicate well verbally/written particularly when under pressure/busy

  • Technically adverse - understand client engineering specifications, understand information provided by the subject matter experts etc.

  • Multi-tasking - previous project management or coordination of projects

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Confident - able to have difficult conversations and deal with any conflicting issues

  • Flexible to travel as the role requires

  • HND or equivalent in an engineering discipline (mechanical, electronics, electrical, aeronautical, chemical etc.)


  • £30,000 - £40,000 basic

  • Company and performance bonus totalling an average of £6,000

  • Overnight stay allowance

  • Pension scheme

  • Lunch allowance (when out in the field)

  • Pool car available for when visiting customer sites

  • Overtime paid for any hours over 39 per week

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