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Contract Engineer

Gateshead, Tyne And Wear
Job Type
7 Sep 2022
An opportunity has arisen for a Contract Engineer to join us at Express Engineering, an Oil & Gas equipment manufacturer based in the North East of England. With nearly 50 years of experience in machining and assembling critical subsea components and systems, we are a market leader in the specialised products we produce. This is a fantastic time to join us at Express Engineering. In recent years we have delivered strong growth and now employ over 200 people at our Gateshead site. The main duties of the role will include: Project Management Managing orders through internal and external processes, from material delivery, through production machining and subcontract processes to successful client delivery Progress Reporting Production of updates regarding order progress, from order placement to delivery, to ensure achievement of 100%, on time delivery Customer Contact Main point of contact with key client representatives within your client base providing efficient information sharing from the client to Express Engineering's commercial & production teams and from Express Engineering to the client as necessary. Effective representation of Express Engineering during client meetings via conferencing facilities, or face to face at Express or client facilities Systems Assist in maintaining and developing commercial and production business systems and reports. As with all positions, due to the nature and varying demands of our business, the responsibilities and tasks are not limited to this overview and may change to meet future demands. To be successful in this Contract Engineer role at Express Engineering, you should: Ideally have a mechanical or manufacturing engineering background Have excellent communication and organisational skills Have the ability to work as part of a team or as an individual Be comfortable in a customer facing role at a contract management and technical level Be experienced in developing and maintaining relationships Experience of working in a commercial environment would be beneficial The successful candidate will benefit from: Enhanced employer pension contributions Generous contractual sick pay scheme Employee Assistance Programme 25 days holiday plus bank holidays Sports and social club allowing access to on-site gym and squash court This is a full-time permanent role, Monday to Friday. We are happy to discuss flexible working options around working hours. We welcome all applications, however; you must be eligible to work in the UK
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  • Job Reference: 706063107-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Express Engineering (Gateshead) Ltd
    Express Engineering (Gateshead) Ltd
  • Location: Gateshead, Tyne And Wear
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent