Customer Projects Engineer (Nationwide)

Customer Projects Engineer (Nationwide)

Customer Projects Engineer (Nationwide)


Customer Projects Engineer (Nationwide)

Our client, a long-established multinational primarily based in Dublin 12 is seeking to recruit a Customer Projects Engineer (permanent/full-time).

 Purpose of this position is to support the project managers, engineers in the delivery of end-to-end projects. (Typically, £100K – £3M), this includes feasibility studies, estimates, proposals and for both internal projects and third party sales across all business areas in the UK & Ireland.

Responsible for delivery of approved engineering projects safely, on time and on budget to meet the needs of the business.

Job Description

Customer Projects Engineer (Nationwide)

Responsibilities include:

  • In this role, you will be supporting the execution and delivery of projects safely, on budget and on time
  • You will be commercially aware in ensuring that project design/costs developed are competitive & fit for purpose to support the business to deliver the required returns/win new 3rd party business while balancing SHEQ (Safety, Health, Environment & Quality) requirements
  • In addition, you will plan and co-ordinate engineering resources (internal & external) in order to execute projects
  • You will develop project proposals to achieve financial approval for project budgets
  • Furthermore, you will ensure that contractors demonstrate ownership and understanding of SHEQ strategy and objectives and that the teams comply with statutory requirements, company policies and procedures
  • Build effective relationships with key customers and suppliers to ensure that the department is customer (internal & externally) focused and responsive
  • You will manage resources to ensure that all activities under span of responsibility are performed effectively and safely and carried out within the legislative and Management Systems frameworks e.g., Company standards, Health & Safety at Work Act, COMAH Regulations, COSHH, WSOE, PSSR, ISO9001, ISO14001 etc.

Key Interfaces

  • Project & Discipline Engineers
  • External Sales Team
  • Customer Engineering Services staff (all levels)
  • Procurement Department
  • Finance Department
  • External Contractors & Suppliers
  • Account/Business/Product Managers

Ideal Candidate

Required Critical Behaviours/Competencies/Skills


  • Work effectively in a team environment and operate individually with drive to succeed
  • Strong communicator and ability to work with many stakeholders and sponsors
  • PC literate: (MS Office suite; SAP, CAD, SharePoint, Microsoft PPM)
  • Ability to analyse costs to a budget
  • Ability to define and undertake scope development
  • Ability to support senior engineers and managers in the project delivery tasks


  •  Knowledge of engineering practices/ contracting/ Project Management/ Industry standards
  • Project management principles life cycle
  • Financial awareness and reporting metrics
  • Basic risk management
  • Health and Safety Legislation including:
    • Pressure Systems Safety Regulations (PSSR)
    • Construction Design & Management Regulations (CDM)

Qualifications / Experience

  • Degree/HNC/HND Engineering qualification in mechanical/electrical discipline or equivalent plus c. 3 years practical industrial experience (post graduate scheme or equivalent) in a relevant discipline.
  • IOSH/NEBOSH Certificate desirable
  • Knowledge in project engineering in either contracting or operating company environments, proposals, tendering, sub-contract activity, financial/cost management.
  • Proven track record of project engineering on time, cost and to appropriate SHEQ standards
  • Professional membership to IMechE, APM, IET or equal and working towards Chartership.




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