Company: NES Fircroft
Skills: Project Engineer
Education: Associates/2 yr Degree/Diploma
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Stockton-on-Tees, England, United Kingdom

Role Objectives:-

The Plant Engineer reports to the Head of Engineering.

Meet site safety standards.

Meet regulatory and customer quality requirements relating to ISO9001, ISO14001 and cGMP as well as the requirements of cross contamination prevention.

Ensure the manufacturing plan is achieved through optimised changeover activities and a reliable asset base

Lead initiatives on site to deliver capacity improvements and cost savings


Lead the deployment of strategies using techniques such as Criticality Assessment, Condition Based Monitoring, Preventive Maintenance Optimisation within the specific plant area(s) assigned.

Plan and coordinate activities related to the design, construction and/or modification of plant equipment and unit operations

Own the content and delivery of specific plant area(s), including but not limited to routine scheduled maintenance delivery, product changeover window and shutdown planning.

First line technical support for the specific plant area

Compliance with all statutory and company policy maintenance requirements

Undertake Root Cause Analyses for the specific operational area(s)

Data analytics, ability to understand raw plant data, leading to proposal and execution of projects to improve reliability

Contribute to projects as plant representative, including ensuring all safety, reliability and maintenance engineering aspects are considered for equipment lifecycle

Key Performance Indicators:-

Production plan performance

Equipment availability

Assets with planned maintenance strategy in place

Capital and revenue budget adherence

Core Skills/Competencies:-


Degree qualified Eng in a technical discipline.  Preferably a chartered engineer

Demonstration of wide-ranging application of maintenance, optimisation, trouble-shooting & reliability engineering techniques


With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.