Project Engineer

Location UK / Antrim

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary See description

Updated 4 days ago

Reference 1360821

 Job Description

Project Engineer Leading Engineering/Manufacturing company Strong salary + benefits package Greater Belfast



CMB Recruitment has been retained to recruit a Project Engineer for one of Ireland’s leading Engineering & Manufacturing businesses. Based in Greater Belfast the company boasts Ireland’s largest Machining centre and they are currently in the process of opening an additional centre close to the main manufacturing hub. They operate on a global scale and produce a selection of components using the very latest of technology throughout Engineering & Production.



  • Assist with and co-ordinate business projects.

  • Develop and implement processes to launch new products.

  • Assist with introduction of procedures, which ensure compliance with Health, Safety and Environmental legislation and practice when required.

  • Assist with cost and process estimation for new products (RFQ).

  • Assist the Sales department in Engineering (Business Development Group).

  • Assist with the design and implementation of quality systems that satisfy customer rating requirements.

  • Research new technology to improve process and reduce quality defects.

  • Assist Manufacturing in efforts to reduce variability and increase productivity.

  • Establish and maintain effective relationships with customer counterparts.

  • Ensure compliance to Health and Safety Practice.

  • Support 5S and lean manufacturing both in new and existing areas.

  • Create technical specification for equipment and tooling.

  • Manage and control capital and tooling budgets.

  • Participate in information sharing, team working and Continuous Improvement programs.

  • Comply with the Company Environmental Policy and requirements of the Environmental Management System, both in normal and emergency situations.

  • Hours 8am-4.30pm Mon-Thur, 8am-2pm Fri



Essential Criteria

  • Third level qualification in an engineering/ technical discipline or proven experience within high volume manufacturing, with relevant on-the-job training.

  • Proven ability of managing capital projects from conception to commissioning, on time and within budget

  • Previous experience within an engineering or manufacturing environment


Desirable Criteria

  • Proficient in the use of MS Access & MS Project

  • Experience and knowledge of quality management systems, e.g. TS16949 and ISO 9000, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001




The position offers a competitive salary which is negotiable depending on experience. They also offer an exceptional pension scheme, which is one of the strongest out there! The benefits include but are not limited to:

  • Competitive salary

  • Generous employer pension contributions

  • A health cash plan

  • Discount scheme

  • Life assurance

  • Service-related holidays

  • Employee assistance programme

  • Free car parking

  • Learning and Development opportunities and support

  • Ride to work scheme

  • Childcare vouchers

  • Service awards



Please email your CV using the link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion contact Colin Boden at CMB Recruitment.


CMB Recruitment Belfast is working on behalf of the Client as a Recruitment Agency for this position.