Project Engineer

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Job Title: Project Engineer

Reporting to: Engineering Director

Contract: 12-month fixed term


  • Engineering degree or equivalent technical qualification preferably Mechanical, Process / Automation, Manufacturing.
  • 5 – 10 years relevant experience in the Mechanical sector. Experience in bulk handling equipment / conveying, dairy or brewing industry would be seen as an advantage.
  • Based at head office in Cahir, Co. Tipperary with some travel to client location / sites.
  • Clear ability to use various packages such as Microsoft project, excel, word and AutoCAD.
  • Solid Works or FEA software etc. would be an advantage.
  • Excellent interpersonal and organisational skills.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team.
  • Good analysis, judgement and problem-solving skills along with an ability to input effectively into decision making, with the team.

Role Profile

  • Managing customer projects from initial concept to handover.
  • Review and analyse client specifications in terms of Company’s quotation, scope of supply and commercial terms.
  • Generate and check project engineering deliverables such as technical specifications, procurement submittals and handover documentation.
  • Prepare Design Qualification (DQ), Installation Qualification (IQ) and Operational Qualification (OQ) for projects including supporting FATs and commissioning.
  • Performing Design Reviews with client/production/engineering department.
  • Inspecting the mechanical build as it progresses and facilitating project communications and reports.
  • Work with other internal departments to ensure project objectives are met.
  • Oversee project management elements including the commercial aspects of projects from estimating, procurement, through to final close out.
  • Resolve any unexpected technical difficulties and other problems that may arise on projects.
  • Project planning and resource management, Liaise with clients, sub-contractors and inhouse project teams.
  • Overseeing project quality control and project health and safety matters.
  • Any other functions deemed relevant by your line manager.

Application requirements

  • Updated copy of your CV.

Please use our online application form above or send to [email protected] or post to: Buttimer Engineering, Finance & HR Department, Cahir Business Park, Cahir, Co. Tipperary E21 W240.

Buttimer Engineering is an equal opportunities employer and does not discriminate on the grounds of age, disability, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, race, religion or political beliefs.