Project Engineer – South West
Permanent, Bristol, £30,000
PROJECT ENGINEER COVERING THE SOUTH WEST
Currently enjoying a period of global growth, our client is a group of exceptionally skilled and enthusiastic engineers from the food, beverage, packaging and manufacturing sectors.
They are actively on the look out for a skilled Project Engineer who is comfortable with face to face client contact and development as well as leading a range of key projects. These will include the installation of hardware on customer sites, supporting end-users, working with integrators, and conducting site training with customers.
The role will also include deployment of software and configuration of systems both remotely via VPN and from clients’ sites throughout the UK and Europe, with the possibility of travel to USA and rest of the world.
You will be tasked with utilising your software, electrical and mechanical skills to install, troubleshoot and support the end to end solution to a high standard and in an efficient time scale.
Configuring hardware devices such as HMIs, PCs, PLCs, barcode scanners, vision equipment and industrial coders.
Fault finding on Ethernet and RS232, using electrical and software skills.
Undertaking customer training from the basic line operation to full system training.
Configuring the end to end solution to enable integration from line side through to ERP/ MES type systems.
The successful candidate will have:
At least 5 years’ experience working in an engineering role, preferably as a Project Engineer.
A minimum of NVQ Level 3 in relevant electrical discipline
A minimum of HNC in relevant engineering discipline
The ability to demonstrate mechanical skills that have been acquired
Strong appetite to learn and use our own software and 3rd party software systems.
A basic understanding of TCP/IP networks
Experience in SQL would be an advantage
End user and project team training skills
Flexibility and a willingness to undertake support across the UK, Europe and potentially other areas of the world.
Full UK passport and UK driving license.