Project Engineer (Manchester)

£35,000 - 50,000 per annum

Are you an experienced project engineer with a strong mix of rolling stock technical knowledge and project management experience?

Ford & Stanley - Are recruiting Project Engineer / Performance Engineer for a leading global rolling stock manufacturer, who are focused on delivering outstanding products and services to meet their client’s needs.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for ensuring that the requirements of the warranty procedures are implemented and understood by all staff, contractors and maintainers on- site.
  • Support the performance manager in the monitoring/reporting of the fleet and materials performance and suggest methods to improve its reliability.
  • Daily review of in service failures.
  • Daily review of defective material to establish the root cause.
  • Support the Performance Manager in the management of Product Safety related and repeated incidents and repeat defects.
  • Lead the on-site Technician team and agree work priorities with the team leader.
  • Manage the on-call roster
  • Support Performance Manager with technical meetings with the customer.
  • Identification of modifications to improve fleet reliability
  • Support the Performance Manager in the preparation of engineering change process including the cost benefit analysis.

Essential skills and experiences:

  • HNC or above in an Engineering related discipline
  • Health and Safety qualification - Desirable but not essential
  • Fleet Performance Management experience • Experience in managing a team of Technicians
  • Experience in a System Reliability and Performance role
  • Be PC literate with the ability to learn new software programmes quickly
  • Have the ability to learn new technologies quickly
  • Proven experience in planning and organising
  • Experience writing technical reports
  • Valid driver’s license 


£35,000 - £45,000

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