Engineering Projects Team
Location Halifax or York
Salary: depending on experience, between £32,000 and £50,000 plus company-wide benefits.
Although this is a full-time permanent opportunity, we are always willing to talk about an individual’s needs for flexible working, so please contact us during the recruitment process to learn more about how this can work for you.
Please get in touch with us right away if you’re ambitious and want to join a fun team that supports the growth and evolving infrastructure of our production facilities.
In order to become a Project Engineer on our Engineering Projects Team, Under the established scope of duty or specialization, the primary focus is on managing and carrying out the design, implementation, and start-up phases of capital investment projects on the manufacturing site. Verify that the goals of the investment project charter, the design requirements, and the Nestlé standards are put into practice and followed.
Our engineers work hard to ensure that our assets run with the high efficiencies we anticipate while guaranteeing safety and food quality in order to fulfill this demand and deliver against challenging supply chain and customer service standards.
The biggest food and beverage company in the world, Nestlé SA, owns Nestlé UK & Ireland. Nestlé’s mission is to improve quality of life and promote a healthy future. We wish to contribute to creating a world that is more wholesome. Inspire individuals to lead healthier lives is another goal of ours. This is how we benefit society and maintain the long-term prosperity of our business.
Globally, we have more than 2000 brands, ranging from well-known names to regional favorites, and the UK and Ireland are key players in the food sector. Yet, at Nestlé, more than only our well-known brands are important. It’s our people, he said. We have over 8000 employees working for us at various locations throughout the UK and Ireland.
The typical day of a project engineer
We’re searching for a project engineer who can show a variety of abilities, from managing people to solving problems. In a market that is constantly changing and competitive, we never stand still, so you’ll need to have a commitment to continuous improvement.
• Coordinate and complete capital engineering projects on time and within approved budgets
• Support the creation of the project’s scope, schedule, and budget.
• Promote proper hygiene and safety standards and assist with project management to ensure projects are completed within agreed-upon timeframes and budgets.
• Encourage strict adherence to site regulations and health and safety laws
• Commissioning of machinery and equipment in accordance with established norms
• Develop timing plans and assist in developing the scope and budget for diverse projects with a range of £50k to £1m.
• Supervise and regulate the actions of outside contractors while they are working there.
• Coordinate project work with Operations and other local resources, as well as with R&D, Marketing, and Logistics, to determine the project’s scope, timeline, and budget.
• Aid multidisciplinary teams in achieving project objectives
• Consider the role’s environmental impact and adhere to any site environmental standards.
· Reporting any SHE-related occurrences or issues
· Support the HER goals for the site
This position requires occasional travel to Fawdon, Halifax, York, and Girvan. Depending on the project’s location and the needs of the home location, there may also be weekly overnight stays. If you have any questions about this aspect of the position or how we handle its effects, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us.
What will Make you Successful?
Candidates with strong technical skills have an amazing opportunity to join the largest food company in the world.
Mechanical or electrical engineering degrees, apprenticeships, or certifications must have been successfully completed.
A project engineering position must have been held for at least five years.
- Possess a strong technical foundation and hands-on experience working with Health & Safety regulations (CE, PUWER and machinery safety knowledge).
Ability to demonstrate leading or working on manufacturing projects, ideally in the FMCG industry; Knowledge of or expertise with CDM; and Knowledge and Understanding of Process and Packaging Equipment
- Computer savvy, with experience with AutoCad LT, MS-Project, and MS-Office
What you need to know
What can we give in exchange? Excellent perks like the competitive salary and benefits package, bonus program, flexible work schedule, 25 days of vacation time + bank holidays plus flex leave, pension plan, and a genuine focus on personal development and progress are what you would expect from a company of Nestlé’s scale.
Please don’t wait to submit your application; we will be reviewing applications as they come in and may occasionally end job postings early if we have enough applicants.
Respect for our workers, customers, and consumers is at the heart of Nestlé’s core principles.
Because of this, we place a high value on promoting diversity and inclusion. When we value diverse viewpoints and give everyone the chance to shine, we can think in fresh, original ways that advance and improve our company. As we believe that everyone deserves the same opportunities, we may gather pertinent information for monitoring purposes during the candidate registration process. Everyone else is taken, so be yourself!
Right to work in the UK
Successful candidates will be expected to provide proof of their permission to work in the UK prior to beginning employment, in accordance with Home Office guidance. So, during the hiring process, the chosen candidate must be able to show that they have the legal right to work in the UK. According to our evaluation, this position may qualify for sponsorship through the skilled worker route.
We may be able to offer sponsorship under the Skilled Worker route in accordance with the Home Office rules if you do not currently have the legal authorization to work in the UK and are unable to obtain it independently. Before submitting a job application, we advise you to check the UK Home Office guidelines to make sure you fit the requirements for the Skilled Worker route and that you are aware of the immigration fees you would be liable for when filing a visa application. If you need sponsorship, please let us know throughout the application process.