Project Engineer


Bristol, GB

Etex are seeking a Project Engineer to join the Building Performance Team!

Location: Bristol Plant – Travel to Ferrybridge site as and when the business requires

What you’ll do:

The Project Engineer will report into the Maintenance and Reliability Manager, and will be responsible for executing Capital Projects for the Bristol site in a professional manner at all times.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Developing projects from conception through to completion
  • Tracking progress accurately including costs and risks, throughout the project stages
  • Full integrating projects into the work environment through the implementation of risk assessments, method statements, advising on routine maintenance plans, advising on equipment stores stock requests, commissioning, production handover, and project closure.
  • Leading by example at all times, with safety being the priority.
  • Acquiring physical resources, communicating with all parties, negotiating with suppliers and contractors to optimise value
  • Identifying project opportunities, showing innovation and highly considering safety, quality, delivery and cost
  • Managing multiple multi-discipline team, both internal employees and external contractors, to deliver project objectives on time, within scope and on budget
  • Proactively looking for process improvement opportunities that would positively impact the organisations goals and objectives
  • Ensuring that CDM 2007 /2015 Regulations are applied to projects when required and are managed accordingly


What you’ll bring:

  • You will be able to demonstrate strong project management, organizational and detail orientated skills
  • You will have the ability to manage project team members at all levels
  • You will be able to communicate effectively to all audiences and organizational levels
  • You will have the ability to influence key stakeholders
  • Problem solving and analytical skills (Six Sigma – Green Belt would be an advantage)
  • PTW experience and practical control essential
  • Contract tendering / review / negotiation
  • Well-rounded knowledge or experience in Mechanical, Electrical & Automation Engineering
  • Practical experience of budget control, purchasing, cash flows and payback.
  • Performance driven; results orientated.


  • Relevant engineering degree or equivalent in mechanical, electrical, or manufacturing engineering
  • Formal Project Management qualifications (Desirable)
  • IOSH Managing Safely – 4-day course (Desirable


Who you’ll work with:

At Etex we believe that it’s not about who I report to, or who reports to me. It’s about who I can help and who can help me. As the Project Engineer, your expertise means that you will be a valued member of the team.  In addition to your direct team, you will have regular connections with Key stakeholders across the business, internal employees, and external contractors and suppliers.


Why work with Etex?

At Etex, we might be leaders in modern, sustainable construction, but our people are our priority. We care about our teammates and they feel it. We are driven by a core set of values that permeates through everything we do. A passion for excellence drives us. Through dedication, innovation and adherence to the highest standards, we deliver the very best quality to our partners and customers. 

We connect and care about those around us. We nurture teamwork, communities, partnerships and new ways of working, placing the highest importance on the safety and working environment of our people. When we combine these two elements, we are able to pioneer to lead. We actively seek to outperform and act as a leader in our ever-changing sector. We harness the power of sustainable construction and take responsibility for the impact our people, our operations and our legacy make on the world.

We make a positive human impact – motivated by changing people’s lives, improving the future of our planet and over-delivering for our customers.

Etex is a place for people who want to inspire change and build inspiring ways of living.


What we offer

  • Competitive salary and bonus scheme
  • 9% total pension (3% input from you, 6% input from us) from day one (increases with service)
  • Performance annual salary reviews
  • Free and confidential employee assistance program
  • Physio
  • Online discount scheme
  • Cycle scheme
  • Free secure parking
  • Wellbeing events run throughout the year
  • Any many more…

About the role

About you

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