Project Engineer Renewable Energy

AD Energy
Girvan, Ayrshire
43,000 - 45,000 per annum
Jan 28, 2022
Feb 23, 2022
Energy Engineering
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
Project Engineer (Renewable Energy)

£45,000 PA + £4,500 Car Allowance

Scotland, Ayrshire or Dufftown

AD Energy are partnered with a biogas leader in the UK market, they have an exciting opportunity for a Project Engineer to join the business on a full time basis. With guidance from the Project Engineering Team Leader & Project Manager you will liaise with the Operations team when scoping new projects to ensure that all design information is provided in line with project budgets/timescales, promoting innovation & compliance.

  • Ensure implementation of sound tender strategies when appointing external suppliers/contractors.
  • In conjunction with the Project Engineering Team Leader & Project Manager, manage tender submissions for all subcontract/ supplier & plant and materials purchase aspects of a project & in ensure procurement targets for the project are achieved
  • Implement & achieve all project targets for which you are responsible by utilising operational & support resources at the appropriate time.
  • Incorporate the most up-to-date cost forecast & advise of any potential movement in anticipated costs. Monitor the change order & variation process. In conjunction with the Project Engineering Team Leader, Project Manager and Finance Team implement the commercial strategy for the project. Monitor compliance with the contract conditions, maintain all necessary records, paperwork & site diaries, mark up programme on site to ensure that all delays, disruption, etc. can be properly substantiated.
  • Ensure an appropriate skill base exists from supplier base to deliver the project effectively & manage and motivate the site team.
  • With the Project Engineering Team Leader & Project Manager develop & regularly review project progress from inception to handover to the Operations Team. Develop plans to overcome any stresses. With the Project Engineering Team Leader &Project Manager, develop and maintain a specific project risk register to give early warning & to highlight risks & implement corrective plans for mitigation.
  • Monitor the achievement of KPIs & liaise with our supply chain's senior managers & business owners to mitigate issues & improve performance.
  • Promote a positive safety culture & ensure the project complies with all appropriate Safety Health & Environmental requirements & fulfil your individual responsibilities.
  • With the Safety Leader and relevant Health & Safety Coach/Advisor prepare project specific Environmental, Health & Safety Plan for the project & undertake its enforcement.
  • Coach/Advisor, the site team are engaged with and fully aware of safety requirements on site - Don't Walk By culture is evident.
  • Project handover - Verify that commissioning progress & all the appropriate tests have been witnessed by the relevant parties. Ensure the draft O&M manuals are issued prior to handover & As Fitted drawings (or final construction drawings) have been completed & issued.
  • Continuous improvement project work delivery across multiple operations sites.