Project Engineer

Location Cornwall
Job Type Permanent
Salary £55000 - 55000 per year Pension + Bonus + Healthcare
Contact Andy Crewe
Call 07584 204 866
Reference ACPE

Project Engineer

  • £55,000
  • Pension
  • Life assurance
  • 25 days’ leave + 8 Bank Holidays
  • Immediate start

Location: Cornwall

The role of Project Engineer will be as follows:

  • To manage small to large scale projects from cradle to grave.
  • Manage 3rd party contractors, putting in place expected working standards for work to be completed.
  • Managing your own budget.
  • Writing of CAPEX requests.
  • Managing the tendering process and working closely with suppliers.
  • Working with external customers.
  • Providing engineering technical expertise.
  • Part of your remit will be to promote a culture of continuous improvement using models to improve the reliability, efficiency and productivity of assets.
  • Look at ways to reduce cost across the site, driving root cause analysis.
  • Work closely with technical, production, hygiene and H&S to establish strong relationships.
  • Being flexible to work with the needs of the business.

Experience & background required for the role of Project Engineer:

  • Experienced Project Engineer.
  • You must have worked in an engineering, manufacturing or FMCG related environment.
  • You must possess a relevant Engineering qualification.
  • Prince 2 – desirable.
  • Experience within Continuous Improvement – desirable.

The company:

Our client is leading global brand who have seen significant growth of their business over the past 12 months. A leader in their field providing first class products into the packaging supply chain.

This company is a highly successful business with turnover over £800m, whom I have worked with for a number of years

The business employ over 300 people and take a keen interest in local affairs, with strong links to local colleges and schools plus social events for employees. Thanks to this approach the company have an excellent staff retention ratio.

How to apply:

Please click “apply” or for further information, please contact Ashton Kenney at ATA Recruitment, please email me an up to date copy of your CV to

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