Job Details


Project Engineering Manager

Ref: CP5267 Salary: £Excellent Contract Type: PermanentLocation: Folkestone

RSFL are currently working on an exceptional opportunity with a global manufacturing client and key employer within the area who are recruiting for a Projects Engineering Manager to join them on a permanent basis. Our client offer’s job stability, in a changing world!   

Skills & Knowledge, we are seeking:

  • Engineering apprenticeship qualification in either an Electrical or Mechanical discipline and a level of further education
  • Project Management Qualification or extensive experience
  • Experience in managing engineering projects
  • Extensive knowledge of equipment and suppliers
  • Good network within the industry
  • Management / Leadership skills
  • An understanding of the business issues being addressed and how they relate to the project activities
  • Proactively seeks improvement, is a solution provider and a problem solver
  • Is ready to pioneer new ideas
  • Embraces and accelerates change in a fast-paced environment
  • Communicates effectively; delivers impactful presentations

Benefits, Hours of Work & Duration:

  • A favourable salary is available, depending on experience
  • Exceptional pension contribution matched up to 9%
  • Life Assurance cover at 4 x base salary   
  • Health Cash Plan with Healthshield
  • Company performance related annual bonus
  • Annual salary reviews
  • Mon to Thur: 9am to 5pm. Fri: 9am to 4.30pm – As hoc work from home available.
  • £6,500 per annum car allowance
  • Individual performance related annual bonus c£6000 - £7000
  • 24 days holiday (can buy/sell 2 days per year) plus 8 bank holidays

The Position Itself:

  • To manage capital investment projects for all UK operations ensuring delivery of solutions that meet the agreed objectives. All projects are to be delivered accurately safely and to budget.
  • To support the investment activities required for the French operation.
  • To manage the implementation of projects into the business, communicating progress and keeping senior management up to date on milestone compliance.
  • Identify investment opportunities that support the business strategic direction.
  • Manage the facilities team and monitor performance against activities.

You will be responsible for:

  • To directly line manage the Facilities team: Facilities Supervisor, 2 x Site Services Engineers, 1 Facilities Engineer and a Capita Projects Intern.
  • The statutory compliance of the supply chain equipment in relation to facilities and infrastructure
  • To manage associated budgets and be responsible for annual forecasting and day to day adherence to agreed budgets, to ensure liaison with the sites financial department.
  • The control of contractors when on any of the UK sites, ensuring provision of appropriate quality of workmanship, compliance to legislative standards, adherence to time and budget.
  • Capital investments, Asset Management & HS&E
  • Ensure the engineering team maintain all sites in a safe and clean order
  • Manage the revenue budget
  • Responsible for planning applications and building regulation applications
  • Responsible for all security activities including the provision of physical protection

If you would like to be considered for this interesting opportunity, please send your CV as soon as possible.

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Consultant Details

For further information on this opportunity please contact:

Claire Pitchford

Tel: 01303 220844


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