1 week ago

Project Engineer

Glasgow 0 - 0 Contract

Job Reference: BBBH37356_1593080563

Project Engineer - Water Sector
12-Month contract
£40 per hour max

I have a long term contract opportunity available for a Project Engineer based in Scotland to work on the Scottish Water Framework.

You will essentially be acting as the supervisor of a number of specialist system integrator subcontractors, responsible for successful co-ordination and verification of design and implementation as per project requirements.

Principal Duties

  • To ensure the project scope is adequately defined and optimal strategy selected for migration to minimise risk to customer process.
  • Support projects that are concerned with replacement of obsolete C&I systems / equipment or development of new systems, in particular control / PLC systems.
  • Undertake a technical review of proposals and be able to present bid comparison technical notes to senior managers/clients.
  • To ensure Systems Integration contractor is focused on deliverables in order to support project milestones on time and on budget and to the correct technical standard.
  • To ensure technical risks of projects are identified clearly and communicated to the project manager and other stakeholders.
  • To review technical blockers and liaise with all stakeholders on projects to consolidate technical solutions from technical expertise to remove blockers
  • To review project migration and commissioning plans and ensure the delivery schedule contains the necessary activities and sequence of execution to optimise delivery of project.
  • To review the proposed technical solutions and ensure compliance with the customer specification.
  • To maintain record for all technical issues and implemented solutions during the project software delivery cycle to support Lessons Learned.
  • Understanding of process safety, fault analysis and reliability assessments using recognised techniques such as FMEA, FTA, LOPA, HAZID and HAZOP.
  • To contribute to project reviews with technical inputs and strategies
  • Support a standard product methodology mindset, seek opportunities to re-use solutions, improve quality and reliability whilst reducing the delivery timeline and associated cost.
  • Take a leading role in development of Commissioning plans and HAZCOMM meetings.
  • To identify issues early and escalate to the project manager to agree mitigation measures.
  • Engagement with Customer Commissioning Liaison Engineering team.

Key Attributes

  • Knowledge and understanding on application of electrical standards including, IEC 12207, IEC 15288, IEC 25010, IEC 27032, ISO 14121, IEC 60079, IEC 61508, IEC 61511
  • Experienced in technical leadership
  • Commercial contract awareness
  • Health and Safety

If this is of interest then please click 'apply now' or contact Joe Pelter at Vantage Consulting.

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