Project Engineer – Optics – Somerset – MO/IM318

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Project Engineer – Optics – Somerset – MO/IM318

Salary / benefits – negotiable, dependent upon experience

Job Term: Permanent / Full Time

Job Outline:

A leading developer of Optical and Opto-Electronic Products is looking for a Project Engineer to join their Engineering Team.

You will be responsible for a number of projects at any one time, with partners based in multiple locations.

You will be responsible for full project life cycles, from project definition, to managing project objectives and milestones, to final deliverables.

Within your projects you will be responsible for all tangible and physical resources including workforce, budget, and deliverables.

You will determine project specifications by studying product design, customer requirements and performance standards.

Working within a multidisciplinary team, you will be responsible for multiple high value projects at any one time.  Projects may include New Process Introductions, Complete New Product Introductions, and Facilities Management to name a few.

This is an important role for the future growth and development of the company, and will report into the Senior Management Team.


As the successful candidate you should be qualified to Degree level in a Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering or a similar Engineering discipline.

In addition you will have achieved PRINCE 2 Practitioner or equivalent Qualification. 


You will have previous experience in a similar role within precision engineering / manufacturing where you have been managing multiple projects, across multiple locations.

It is essential you have experience working in multiple multi-gated processes.

Additional Information:

Candidates MUST be eligible to work and live in the UK. Copies of Visa and Passport will be requested.

Skills: Project Engineer, PRINCE 2, NPI, Manufacturing, Assembly, LEAN, Production, Product Engineer.

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