Senior / Intermediate Mechanical Project Engineer Job, Cardiff

A top subcontractor in the South of Wales is looking for a Senior/ Mechanical Project Engineer to work from their Cardiff office on a £1.5M (M&E) project for a new build school in Cardiff and a new project due to start in Bristol.

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Job Title: Senior/ Intermediate Electrical Project Engineer
Location: Cardiff
Reporting to: Senior Project Manager

Purpose statement:
Responsible for the profitable management of a project or part project and ensure engineering, quality, safety and time parameters are met.

Key accountability:

Financial / Commercial
* Deliver cash and profit expectations
* Control and monitor material and sub-contract procurement against tender
* Manage the sub-contract packages to comply with our requirements
* Manage the financial productivity of the labour resource
* Manage the recovery of variations
* Assist the Senior Project Surveyor with reports, valuations and forecasts
* Manage the commissioning and hand over procedures
* Work to agreed quality plan
* Maintaining accurate records of communication and job progress by attending relevant site meetings
* Monitoring the nature and volume of any defects reported and ensure all justifiable complaints are speedily responded to and resolved
* Monitor and report progress of the installation against programme
* Manage and monitor material deliveries
* Ensuring planned site activities are efficiently carried out, with particular attention being given to the planning and control of labour resources and storage, control and utilisation of materials
* To manage a multiple projects (2) up to £1.5m each.


* Manage the information flow to our sub contractors and labour force
* Ensuring Project and Site Teams are adequate and suitably qualified to undertake their duties including all Health & Safety requirements.
* Motivating and managing the Project and Site Teams to ensure a high level of performance
* Monitoring site conditions and inter company/personnel relationships to ensure contract performances are not adversely affected through poor relationships or working conditions
* Co-ordinate sub-contractors and suppliers
* Ensure resource availability to deliver the project plan

Customer Satisfaction / Business Development

* Interpret the requirements of the specification and the drawings
* Understand technical content of their specification and drawings
* In conjunction with Project Manager resolve any conflicts between our contractual obligations and the “wants” of the client/contractor
* Ensure quality and delivery gives rise to repeat business
* Maintain a good working relationship with client/contractor
* Ensure technical/engineering compliance
* Corporate Policy / Procedure
* Implementation and maintain company values
* Conduct ethical and equitable business practice in line with these values
* Implementation all relevant and appropriate company policy and procedure
* Ensuring the Site Teams are fully aware of and clearly understand both the Company’s and Project Team safety requirements and that they are adhered to

Technical skills / Knowledge

* Have management experience in multi-discipline contracts and be capable of managing the data flow process
* Will have attended relevant health & safety courses
* Wide site management experience
* Have attended a health & safety supervisory level course
* Have appropriate building service industry experience
* Knowledge of construction contracts and procedures
* An Engineering qualification
* Competent in relevant IT skills

Person Specification

* Can demonstrate high level of communications, control, organising, motivational and management skills
* Able to interpret engineering specifications and drawings
* Ability to delegate effectively
* Leads by example, demonstrate trust in the team
* Expertise in role