Mechanical Project Engineer

Job Title: Mechanical Project Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kildare, Republic of Ireland
Salary: €55000 - €65000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HH689931_1573136547
Contact Name: Heather Hall
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 07, 2019 14:22

Job Description

Mechanical Project Engineer


Salary: €55,000 - €65,000

Job Ref: HH689931

An international General Contractor with an in-house Mechanical & Electrical division are actively seeking Mechanical Project Engineers of all levels to join their team in Ireland, working on one of the largest high-tech manufacturing construction projects in the country. This is a specialist contractor based in Dublin that cover multiple critical systems sectors including data centres, semi-conductor, and pharmaceutical builds.

This project has a heavy focus on technical Mechanical packages and as such, the contractor seeks experienced Mechanical Project Engineers / Mechanical Engineers who are used to working on construction projects which are more technical and challenging than your average build; this includes construction projects in the following industries (Oil & Gas, Petrochemical, Chemical, Nuclear, Pharmaceutical, Bio Pharma, Heavy Industrial).

The responsibilities of the Mechanical Project Engineer

The Project Engineer will be expected to:

  • Support all engineering requirements
  • Understand all scopes of work by familiarising with design/IFC specifications and isometric drawings
  • Have a solid understanding of pipework packages including testing
  • Execute work in a safe fashion and instruct others on workplace safety
  • Management of the technical submittal, approvals
  • Utilising Engineering Materials Report (EMR)
  • Preparing Sub-contract and Supplier Tender Packages in conjunction with Project QS
  • Regularly check and monitor setting out instruments and testing equipment
  • Attend all meetings as required with key stakeholders
  • Understand drawings, surveys, and materials measurements
  • Liaise with client representatives and the design team
  • Taking responsibility for the materials and material procurement on site
  • Maintaining site records
  • Manage BIM priorities i.e. isometrics generation and release

The skills of the Mechanical Engineer

The Mechanical Project Engineer should have the following skills:

  • 2+ years' experience as an Engineer, ideally with a recognised contractor
  • Mechanical background, ideally degree qualified
  • Experience on technical construction projects (data centres, pharmaceutical, heavy industrial, semi-conductor, clean rooms, etc.)
  • Familiar with Project /Primavera planning software and CAD/BIM process
  • Experience covering the following sectors is ideal: HVAC, Heat transfer, P&ID, Process, Isometric Drawings, and Project Management.
  • Experience using Navisworks, Solidworks, and Revit is ideal

To apply for the position of Mechanical Project Engineer, or to find out what other opportunities we can offer in the critical systems construction sectors, please call Heather Hall at Project Resource.

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