Role details

Senior Project Engineer

West Yorkshire   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Reporting To:Project Engineering Manager
  • Degree qualified in Manufacturing Systems Engineering (desirable)

About Our Client

FMCG Manufacturer

Job Description

Project Management

  • To identify and manage capital projects relating to upgrades and renewal to the site, services and equipment.

  • To prepare sound financial justifications.

  • To define and deliver the projects milestones on time and to budget.

  • To ensure projects are supported by the appropriate level of documentation and training.

Civil Projects

  • Preparation of detailed project plans and scope of works to allow for accurate quotations for civil / construction works.

  • Monitoring of contractors and site work throughout the project lifecycle.

  • Preparing project budget reviews and final sign off of works.

Manufacturing Support

  • To ensure the manufacturing facility gains maximum benefit from the adoption of new and emerging technologies.

  • To ensure that equipment used in all areas operates effectively, consistently and safely in an increasingly efficient manner and in accordance with current Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) guidelines.

  • To support the Production Engineering Team in solving problems affecting equipment efficiency.


  • Ensure all improvement activities are in line with all relevant standards.

  • Ensure all manufacturing operations are defined and documented to ensure optimum performance.

Improve the Performance of Existing Operations

  • Assist in the investigation of operational problems affecting production.

  • Proactively identify, plan and implement solutions to facilitate improvements in equipment performance.

  • Provide documented training to Operators and Production Engineers to overcome repeat equipment / set up problems.

Safety and the Environment

  • Safety and responsibility towards the environment is an integral part of all activities. This will be a key consideration in the development of the factory, equipment purchases, improvement work and training.

  • To ensure the safety of Operators and Production Engineers using the equipment by maintaining a system of production machinery risk assessments.

  • Ensure that all equipment is certified to the required safety standards, such as CE.

The Successful Applicant

  • Degree qualified in Manufacturing Systems Engineering
  • Experience within a FMCG industry
  • AutoCAD
  • Experience of Implementing Lean Methodologies / TPM in a manufacturing organisation
  • Experience of the application of GMP in Manufacturing

What's on Offer


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