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Mechanical Project Engineer

€55000 - €65000 per annum
Ref: Staff1_1717596600
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Job description


If you live in Ireland and hold a VALID WORK PERMIT, please feel free to contact us to discuss the job below. However, if you do not hold a valid work permit unfortunately, we will not be able to respond to your application nor assist you at this time.

We would like to wish you all the best in your job search.

If the below role interests you please feel free to contact me to discuss the excellent package and benefits that it brings.

Our Client's Core values.

  • Safety and Environment in mind
  • Continuously improve.
  • Customer Focus is central to approach.
  • Differentiate through Quality and Innovation
  • We have respect for others - as individuals and as employees.
  • Our approach is based around teamwork, loyalty & integrity.
  • We demonstrate accountability for our actions.
  • Our business progress is achieved through our people.
  • We care about the Environment.

Job Purpose

The Mechanical Project Engineer is part of the Project Engineering team with responsibility for the design, procurement, installation and maintenance of products and equipment supporting the continued and sustained development and improvement of the Manufacturing process at HQ.

Role Accountability

  • Promote company Health and Safety, Environmental, and Quality Policies in the performance of the role.
  • Manages projects to ensure they are delivered Safe, timely and cost-effective manner in agreement with the Project engineering manager.
  • Read and interpret technical drawings, schematics, and computer-generated reports.
  • Confer with engineers and other personnel to implement operating procedures, resolve system malfunctions, and provide technical information.
  • Research and analyse customer design proposals, specifications, manuals, and other data to evaluate the feasibility, cost, and maintenance requirements of designs or applications.
  • Specify system components or direct modification of products to ensure conformance with engineering design and performance specifications.
  • Research, design, evaluate, procure, install, operate, and maintain mechanical products, equipment, systems, and processes to meet requirements, applying knowledge of engineering principles.
  • Investigate equipment failures and difficulties to diagnose faulty operation, and to make recommendations to maintenance crew.
  • Provide feedback to design engineers on customer problems and needs.
  • Ensures installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of machines and ensures equipment is installed and functioning according to specifications.
  • Conduct research that tests and analyses the feasibility, design, operation and performance of equipment, components, and systems.
  • Recommend design modifications having identified the real root cause to eliminate machine or system malfunctions.
  • Perform personnel functions, such as supervision of technicians during project work and design of evaluation programs.
  • Study similar industrial processes to determine where and how application of equipment can be made.
  • Write performance requirements for engineering projects.
  • Drafting, Laying Out, and Specifying Technical Devices, Parts, and Equipment -- Providing documentation, detailed instructions, drawings, or specifications to tell others about how devices, parts, equipment, or structures are to be fabricated, constructed, assembled, modified, maintained, or used, using WCM.
  • Evaluating Information to Determine Compliance with Standards -- Using relevant information and individual judgement to determine whether events or processes comply with laws, regulations, or standards.
  • Ensures budgets, timescales and specifications of projects are agreed with the project engineering manager.
  • Using computers and computer systems (including hardware and software) to program, write software, set up functions, enter data, or process information.

This position reports to the Technical Manager.

  • Close working relationship with other employees inc. Operations Management, Operations team, Technical Team
  • Inter-departmental Networking.
  • External working relationships with contractors, Suppliers etc

Decision Making

  • Influence management on production processes by means of concrete information, facts and figures.

Essential Qualification Requirements

  • Mechanical Engineering Degree.
  • CAD
  • Proficient in MS Office

Required Work Experience

  • Proven track record in a similar role in a manufacturing environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to work cross functionally and as part of a team.
  • Analytical and good problem-solving skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to influence and lead teams.
  • Self-starter- can work on one's own initiative.
  • Drive and determination
  • Innovative
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