Project Engineer (C&I)

Job Title: Project Engineer (C&I)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Rochester, Kent
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JO0000020403_1580755642
Contact Name: Leigh Moore
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 03, 2020 18:47

Job Description

Our client is a specialist engineering consultancy providing control & instrumentation engineering, process & technical safety services, and OT cyber security consultancy services. Founded in 2008 they're a team of high calibre engineers and have a passion for combining engineering and innovation.

The Position

They are seeking an experienced Control & Instrumentation Project Engineer with a suitable technical background to work out of their client's site (COMAH LNG Storage plant) 4 days per week near Rochester, Kent and 1 day from the office in Mortlake, South West London.

The appointed C&I Project Engineer will work as an owners' engineer for their client in their technical development team, managing projects (£20k to £2million) through the full project lifecycle, from pre-feasibility to delivery. The role will project manage the technical realisation of C&I technical solutions including managing resources and deliverables.

Key responsibilities:

  • Be the link and liaison between different engineering teams within the site
  • Communication across teams and to project stakeholders
  • Coordinate project technical support, taking ownership of problems seeing them through to resolution
  • Identify and coordinate applicable engineering change requests
  • Maintain and communicate project technical documentation
  • Risk identification and mitigation
  • Workflow management of cross functional teams
  • Working with planning colleagues to create and maintain realisation programmes

Qualifications, Skills & Experience


  • Minimum 5 years' experience within Control & Instrumentation
  • Experience within project management or a similar role
  • Ability to multi-task and manage multiple project requirements simultaneously
  • Ability to perform unsupervised on own initiative and as part of a team
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Technical qualification to HND or Degree level.


  • Basic experience of Mechanical and Electrical engineering disciplines.
  • Experience within Oil & Gas
  • Experienced in working to CDM regulations and COMAH regulations.
  • Ability to draw on a range of project management skills, tools and approaches

Salary: Upto 50k + OT plus generous benefits.

Joining a team of 30 members of staff, the role offers the opportunity to join a growing company with an expanding projects portfolio. Learning and development is actively encouraged with opportunities for company sponsorship for professional development, and in-house mentoring opportunities thus enabling cross-discipline learning.

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