Project Engineer

Location Derbyshire
Job Type Permanent
Salary £35000 - 42500 per year company bonus based on profit + pension (up to 4% matched) + life assurance + healthcare + 25 days'
Contact Ajay Bhella
Call 07827 918 324
Reference ABTME - 07/2021 - AB

Project Engineer


Location: Burton on Trent / Swadlincote Region


Commutable from: Leicestershire, Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Loughborough, Burton-On-Trent, Ashby, Coalville, Tamworth, Swadlincote or Lichfield


  • £35,000 - £42,500
  • Company bonus based on profit
  • Pension (up to 4% matched) + life assurance + healthcare
  • 25 days’ leave + 8 Bank Holidays
  • Immediate start available


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a £multi-million capital projects delivery business based in the heart of Derbyshire. With over 20 years of expertise in providing projects for the Food, Pharmaceutical and FMCG market sector, my client sets the standard and perceived as a market leader within their respective market.


With an all-encompassing and in-house engineering team, this engineering manufacturing organisation can provide systems and turnkey solutions for retrofits, upgrades as well as delivering projects for brand new factories.


If you are an experienced Project Engineer, Senior Project Engineer or work in a similar position and looking for a company where you will have plenty of opportunities to progress & develop, then please email a CV to Ajay Bhella


The role of the Project Engineer will be as follows:


  • Reporting to the Project Manager managing multiple projects totalling £1m+
  • Handling RFI’s and creating method statements & risk assessments.
  • You will be the technical & commercial point of contact for the project, whilst managing the project from cradle to grave.
  • Problem-solving and troubleshooting as well as dealing with variations to projects.
  • To develop a good professional relationship with the customer to ensure that the project is completed to specification, within time and budget.
  • Participate in design reviews and HAZOP studies.
  • BOM (bill of materials) and liaising with Suppliers and Subcontractors.
  • Responsible for site activities when the plant is being installed, as well as managing 3rd party Contractor’s onsite.


To be successful for the Project Engineer’s role you will need:


  • Project Engineer, Senior Project Engineer, Project Manager or related
  • Technical qualification is preferred – minimum HNC/HND – mechanical, electrical or process
  • Experienced in project delivery within the Hygienic sectors - Food, Brewery, Distillery, Dairy, FMCG or Pharmaceutical
  • Excellent with customers and commercially & technically strong on projects
  • Full EU driving licence


The Benefits:


  • Fantastic onboarding program
  • Excellent remuneration package
  • Autonomy to manage a £multi-million-pound projects and an expert project delivery team
  • Lots of opportunities to progress & develop
  • Support for external training courses and further education


How to apply:

Please click “apply” or for further information or please contact Ajay Bhella at ATA Recruitment by emailing an up to date copy of your CV to


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