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Project Engineer (Chemfeed) – North East

  • GE Power
  • Experienced
  • Posted 5/8/2017 3:10:26 PM
  • 2886451
  • Job Function: Engineering/Technology
  • Business Segment: Power Water & Process Technologies
Location(s): United Kingdom; Newcastle-upon-Tyne

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Role Summary:
We are strengthening our installation team by recruiting a home- based engineer located in Northumberland – Lincolnshire – West Yorkshire (Newcastle – Lincoln – Leeds).

We are looking for someone with a hands-on approach to specify equipment that meets our customer's needs, enjoys working with a diverse range of clients and colleagues, and thrives on the autonomy to manage and deliver multiple projects at the same time.

Essential Responsibilities:

Training will be provided along with benefits package including company car and a flexible range of benefit options.

As a Chemfeed Engineer you will have a diverse workload and will obtain tremendous job satisfaction from the impact you make.

• Work on projects often requiring independent decision making. These projects are normally scoped to last between 2 and 6 months in duration
• Supports commissioning activities and/or implementation of systems at customer locations
• Manage multiple projects in varying levels of execution and project value
• Work with current account managers and customers to identify technical solution for their site, always being aware of commercially acceptable methods
• Coordinate support resources to deliver projects on or below budget
• Participate in customer site visits to design chemical dosing solutions while assessing the product, pressure and flow requirements considering onsite restrictions or operation approaches.
• Manage customer satisfaction levels and escalate any customer concerns
• Coordinate proposal activity reports
• Participate and be proactive as a local member of the ChemFeed Team with execution improvement suggestions

ITO - Process Requirements

• Review Chemfeed Qualifier (CFQ) and innovation template for technical information
• Use previous engineering reviews/work scopes and clarify with Chemfeed lead and/or Account Manager
• Produce working drawings/sketches
• Request third party installation cost quotes
• Determine material requirement and request quotes
• Generate Cost Sheet

OTR - Process Requirements

Candidate will be a key member of the OTR team ensuring all necessary resources are pulled together to deliver the project scope, on time and on or below budget. Work will include but not limited to:
• Validate Order Scope
• Validate costs and sell prices
• Obtain valid offers from suppliers for out of date quotes
• Complete Material Requisition for site and sub contract delivery
• Send quotes, costing sheet, customer PI & requisition to customer services
• Attend Kick-off meetings
• Manage project plan
• Attend site based FA T's


• Electrical, Mechanical or Chemical Qualification or equivalent knowledge and experience
• Working experience as a Chemfeed / Project / Installation Engineer in this or a similar field
• Proven experience running installation projects
• Availability to travel up to 60% of the working week within your assigned area, with travel further afield as per operational requirements
• Candidate must hold a valid UK driving license
• AutoCAD skills
• MS Project experience or similar Project Management system experience

Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EU/EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post, as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. For further information please visit the UK Border Agency website

Locations: United Kingdom; Newcastle-upon-Tyne
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