Job Title; Junior Project Engineer

Key Skills; Engineer, AutoCAD Operator 

Salary;  £20,000 – £24,000 per annum

Shift; Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm

Location; Swadlincote

Commutable From; Burton Upon Trent, Repton Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Overseal, Coalville, Shepshed.

This is an exciting opportunity to join one of our leading engineering clients as a Junior Project Engineer. This is a perfect role for someone who is looking to take their next steps into the engineering world. Genuine career progression is available for the right candidate.

The Role;

  • Provide drawing support to projects and sales department
  • Assist with site visits, surveys and supervision of installations around the UK
  • Assist with preparation of risk assessments, method statements and finalised project documentation
  • Responsible for handling and processing small orders and after-sales enquiries
  • Ability to assist sales teams with enquiries and occasional sales calls
  • Ability to liaise with customers and suppliers
  • Strong organisational skills to help manage projects from inception to completion

Our Ideal Candidate;

  • Full familiarity with AutoCAD LT (2D mechanical layout design) is essential
  • Experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Project and Powerpoint)
  • Full, clean, driving licence is essential
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Knowledge of materials handling systems is desirable
  • Knowledge of controls/pneumatics and project management would be an advantage but not essential

The Benefits

  • Paid overtime
  • Free Car Parking
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Canteen facilities

If you are interested in this opportunity please apply directly through this website or call 0116 277 9854. If you have not been contacted within 14 days of your application please assume that you have not been successful. We will, however, retain your application for any future roles for which you may be suitable. This position is advertised on behalf of Jacob Thomas Associates. We have a variety of other permanent and temporary positions available ranging from Supply Chain, Logistics, Administration, Sales, Secretarial, Finance & Accounts, Customer Services, I.T. Engineering and Driving.

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