contracts engineer in glasgow

01 November 2018
craig kenny, randstad cpe
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glasgow, scotland
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Are you an experienced contract engineer? Looking for a new challenge?

Randstad require an experienced contract engineer for an immediate start in Glasgow. This role will start as on a temporary basis and will go permanent for the ideal candidate.

Main purpose of the role is to identify and develop sustainable business opportunities, design, estimate, plan and manage the delivery of associated work projects. You will provide a consistent workflow and optimise profit contribution to the business and ensure all safety,quality,technical and commercial requirements are met.

Key Accountability's :

* Safety
* Manage Work Programmes
* Design and Specifications
* Business Development
* Budgetary and Quality Control
* Team Management
* High Quality Customer Service

Candidates should have electrical knowledge and strong awareness of mechanical/process/gas systems. You should have a proven commercial acumen and be able to demonstrate a knowledge of key projects as well as customer/client base.

Essential requirements

* PTS Competence
* Proven experience in delivering rail projects
* Must be willing to travel
* Completed craft apprenticeship or equivalent
* Must have BTEC level of competence or equivalent
* Excellent management skills
* Proven ability to deliver high profits and deliver projects to programme
* Detailed understanding of technical drawings and specifications
* Ability to balance customer requirements, commercial priorities to deliver workflow and high profit contribution.
* Monitor quality and safety in the workplace
* Experienced in using office packages (word, office, excel, outlook, PowerPoint)

Competencies / capabilities

* excellent communications skills (listens; welcomes feedback)
* excellent time management
* motivational skills (inspires and encourages)
* outstanding self-reliance, resourcefulness and initiative
* confidence and skill in directing others
* ability to coach and mentor less experienced engineers and trainees
* business development and negotiation skills
* flexible approach
* results oriented
* commitment to continuous improvement

If this sounds like the ideal role for you please contact Craig Kenny on 0141 248 72112 or email CV

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


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