Project Engineer
Greater Manchester
£45k - £60k + Benefits

Senior Electrical Project Engineer

Ref: 447| Posted: 17th Apr 2024

Senior Electrical Project Engineer – MEP / Building Services – Construction – Manchester – North West projects.


What Makes It Great?

-Local North West projects long term.
-Very busy main contractor group employer, with strong pipeline of work.

-Personable employer, you’re a name not a number.

-Exciting times ahead and plenty of opportunity for career progression

-Industry leading main contractor, great place to learn and develop your experience.


Opportunity to join one of the UK's leading tier 1 building contractors, with an in-house Mechanical and Electrical engineering division.


Job Info / Duties:

To co-ordinate all engineering functions and achieve a successful outcome technically, commercially to the clients’ requirements on the project.

  • To comply with the company IPCD.
  • To comply with the company Process Document.
  • Technically vet all procurement packages.
  • Co-ordinate the services for their proper integration into the building and liaise with other disciplines.
  • Oversee the production of all drawings including plant and sub-contract layouts to ensure co-ordination.
  • Provide support to the Project Surveyor on commercial matters.
  • Undertake & manage all labour/direct material matters.
  • The daily Management of all subcontractors and suppliers.
  • Undertake a regular audit of the Productivity Scheme & ensure the same is completed with the Foreman/Site Manager.
  • Issue labour targets ahead of the work activity on site.
  • Regularly progress the site production report (PC07) on site with Foreman/Site Manager.
  • Maintain accurate records of labour and material elements used in the pre-fabricated sections of the project.
  • Manage technical and progress issues relating to Plant and Sub-Contractor elements using technical submission process (PD09).
  • Provide support to the Site Manager on any installation matters.
  • Maintain Procurement Schedule (PD07) Technical Submission (PD09), Drawing Registers (PD01, PD02, PD03)
  • With the Site Manager carry out regular Sub-Contract Project Reviews to plan, progress and monitor installations.
  • Support the Project Manager in all matters relating to the project and act as Project Manager in the absence of.
  • Represent the company on any internal and external issues.



To be considered for this Electrical Project Engineer role you must meet the following criteria:


-Previous employment with a main contractor or M&E Subcontractor.

-Previous building services sector experience (New installations)

-Previous employment as an Electrical Project Engineer, Electrical Project Coordinator, Electrical Project Co-ordinator, Electrical Engineer, Electrical Contracts Engineer or Electrical Site Manager, Electrical Project Manager or similar.

-Relevant industry qualification – HNC, HND or Degree etc.



The successful Electrical Project Engineer will receive:

  • £45k - £60k Basic (Dependent on experience)  
  • Car / Car allowance 
  • 26 days annual leave (with the opportunity to buy or sell up to 3 days holiday)
  • 3 additional long service days achieved after 3, 7 and 10 years
  • Private medical insurance for yourself (with the option to buy family cover)
  • Life Assurance 
  • Defined contribution pension scheme matched up to 8%
  • Enhanced maternity, paternity and parental leave
  • 2 days volunteering opportunities
  • Employee Assistance Programme – including financial advice and guidance.
  • Professional membership fees
  • Perks at Work Employee discount scheme offering discounts on a range of categories such as electronics, home appliances, food & groceries, car buying, travel, fitness and more.

To be considered for this vacancy or to find out more information please apply now.
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