Project Engineer

 
At nmcn we’re always adapting, evolving and innovating. Our vision and values are extremely important to us, along with the continued growth and opportunity for our people. We place people at the heart of what we do, and work in partnership with our clients and customers to deliver major built environment and critical national infrastructure projects across the UK. Our specialist engineering and construction teams bring multi-sector innovation and technical skill – from building and highways, to large-scale water networks and treatment plants. 

We provide a complete service offering to the sectors we work in from conception to optimisation, delivering best value and innovation. Our 12 regional offices and workshops enable us to provide a local service to our customers promoting sustainable working relationships.  

Joining nmcn will open a door full of opportunities, where our people are nurtured for success and empowered to build their own adventure. We believe in your development, potentiality and growth. We aspire to be industry leading with renewed focus on having a positive impact on everything we touch. 


An opportunity has arisen for a Project Engineer (MEICA). Reporting to the Contracts Manager, you will be involved in the individual management of Electrical schemes predominately in the water industry.

What you’ll be doing day to day

  • Promote strong H&S behavior’s, leading by example
  • Outline engineering from inception to completion of schemes utilising in-house resources, site installation and construction personnel
  • The timely completion of multiple concurrent projects, safely and within budget
  • Liaise with client’s engineering and operations staff to ensure KPI’s are met or exceeded within budget constraints
  • Attend internal and external review and progress meetings
  • Maintain sight of project programmes
  • Attend site visits/meetings
  • Ascertain preliminary and detailed design/project requirements and solutions
  • Prepare estimates and quotations
  • Complete contract documentation
  • Manage site safety, health and environmental issues
  • Co-ordinate and liaise with suppliers, specialist sub-contractors, in-house functions, site installations and construction teams
  • Procurement of plant, materials and specialist subcontractors
  • Attend/undertake factory site and works testing, commissioning and client training
  • Compile and collate final contract documentation, “As built” drawings, test sheets etc. for inclusion into operation and maintenance manuals
  • Establishing and agreeing price variations and final accounts

The experience we’re looking for in a candidate

  • An industry applicable ONC/HNC/B.Eng or NVQ equivalent
  • Demonstrable experience of working within the water and / or sewage industries
  • Commercial and contractual awareness
  • Have good IT skills including MS Project, Word, Excel & Powerpoint
  • SMSTS qualification preferred but not necessary
  • CAD Experience would be advantageous

The personal attributes we're looking for in a candidate
 
  • Desire to understand and promote the Company purpose, vision, values and culture
  • Trustworthy and ethical approach, exercising discretion where required 
  • Organised, structured and professional, with a passion for excellence 
  • Flexibility, resilience and the ability to influence and build relationships at all levels
  • Commitment to the provision of excellent customer service
  • Experience in a fast paced, national and multi-site business
  • Self starter who has the ability to prioritise a varied workload and demonstrate good time management to comply with deadlines

What we can offer you
 
  • Competitive Salary
  • Company Car Scheme
  • 5% pension contribution
  • 3x salary life assurance
  • Employee share scheme
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Holiday Trading 
  • Flexible working
  • Free parking
  • Perks at work (discount at High Street retailers)

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