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M&E Contracting

Junior Mechanical Project Engineer

Location: Oxfordshire

A leading multinational M&E contractor with a turnover of £300m a strong presence across sectors require a junior mechanical projetc engineer to work on a complex £20m mixed use new build research facility in Oxford.

As junior engineer you will shadow a senior member of the engineering team and have an involvement in the below duties. The project is a 2.5 year programme currently in pre con stage. Constant training and guidance will be provided an there is a clear and achievable promotion path,

* Health & Safety – inductions of personnel onto site, carry out daily briefs, tool box talks, monitoring & assist writing RAMS, monitoring H&S plan * Procurement – monitoring stock of materials, assist site supervisor timely procurement of materials, overseeing deliveries and appropriate hire goods * Subcontractors – liaising with subcontractors, coordination of works, trouble-shooting Programme – monitoring the progress of the programme & reporting on progress to main contractor / client * Quality – check sheets, inspection of quality of installation on site – ensuring they meet company standards * Meetings – attend/provide input for progress meetings * Testing – carrying out and/or signing off tests, overseeing other testing on site * Commissioning – overseeing commissioning by specialists, ensuring there are no delays, * O&M – production information for the manual & timely mark-up of 'as installed drawings', preparation of the building log book & operations guide * Communication with the Contracts Manager is essential – supervision of the site and update reporting directly to the CM * Communication – good communication / reporting with the Main Contractor * Building & maintaining good relationships with the project team from client/end user through to maintenance teamConflict / Issue resolution * Liaising with the design team & answering queries * Overseeing specialist installations – have/build on a brief knowledge of all electrical systems & their operation

The ideal candidate will have

* Minimum of 3 years Site Supervision experience or alternatively a HNC in Building Studies *Excellent Communication / Negotiation Skills * Previous experience as a Junior Mechanical Engineer with a consultancy or Contractor

Salary circa £35k-£45k + Package with opportunity to quickly progress.

Contact Mark Kenny on 07507490679 or email

  • Sector: ,
  • Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
  • Ref: SC00843
  • Consultant: Mark Kenny
  • Posted: 06 Jun 2019

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