PROJECT ENGINEER Professional1 month ago - Jobs - Grand Baie - 39 views
The Project Engineer will work in an exciting environment working with medium-to-large-sized equipment supply projects, specifically for new mill supply projects for clients based worldwide.
The Project Engineer is responsible for managing, coordinating, and administering projects during the delivery stages of the project lifecycle: from planning, implementation, execution, monitoring and controlling to the final closing out of the project. Manage all supervisors, contractors, and subcontractors. To ensure that everyone delivers the project within the required scope and schedule. Ensure the project is delivered within the safety, quality, and environmental best practices including the prime contract, deliverables, project viability and profitability. Manage the whole project process, objectives, and expectations. Resolve problems and coordinate the final handover of the project. Importantly, the primary role of the candidate is to handle a capital mill supply project to the value of USD 2m to USD 5m. The Project Engineer will need to be able to work on several different size projects concurrently. The Project Engineer will need to contribute to the overall project objectives along with the project team and complete individual deliverables as instructed by the Senior Engineers and Projects Director.
AS SUCH, THE ROLE WILL INCLUDE:
Contract reviewing and definition of the scope of supply and project milestones.
Cashflow analysis and forecast:
o Including a monthly overview of payments to suppliers,
o Invoicing to clients based on project milestone payments,
o Project budget control.
Project planning and schedule control.
Design review and continuous drawing review (squad check sign-off).
Procurement and expediting.
Interface with suppliers on manufacturing, progress, and quality.
Continuous updating and reporting to management.
Client interface and reporting.
Document control based on the vendor data & document register. Document close-out and sign off as proof of milestone completion.
Quality management and interface with the company's internal quality department.
Completing or assisting on critical QA inspections at subcontractor manufacturing works worldwide.
Ensuring quality control witness points are adhered to and reports are produced per intervention point.
Working with subcontractors and QC to manage and schedule quality intervention visits to meet the project needs.
Logistics management of the various components from completion up until the goods are delivered to site.
Managing the mill installation and commissioning with the company's site services team on the various sites worldwide and completing site visits at various points during the installation and commissioning phases.
Mechanical Engineer with an appropriate qualification from University or Technical College.
Project management certificate will be an advantage.
Experience: >5 years in a mechanical engineering environment or similar.
Mineral processing and/or heavy engineering experience would be beneficial.
Proven track record in project management skills consisting of:
o Management of projects,
o Budget control,
o Time control/scheduling,
o Quality control,
o Organizational skills,
o Time management,
o Leadership and supervisory skills,
o Decision-making skills,
o Strong written and verbal communication.
Experience in supply and installation contracts.
The ability to work with multiple discipline projects.
Proficient in Microsoft Office suite as well as experience with Microsoft Projects.
Have a good understanding of how to read engineering drawings, process & instrumentation diagrams (P&ID’s).
A good understanding of the various component manufacturing techniques (castings, forgings, fabrications, and machining).
Must be able to work in a high-pressure environment.
All correspondence will be in the English language so the applicant must be fluent in English – both written and verbal.
The Project Engineer will report directly to the Senior Project Engineer and Projects Director.
International travel may be required from time to time to various manufacturing points worldwide as well as visiting the various mine sites, as required.
The Project engineer will be primarily office-based in Grand Baie, Mauritius.
The position will be a permanent employment contract.