Company: Wood
Skills: Project Engineer
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Northampton, England, United Kingdom

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Digital Consulting (DC) is currently looking to add a Project Engineer who will assist and support delivery of complex automated control system projects within cost, time scale and quality constraints. Ensure the project fully delivers against agreed customer requirements, specifications and expectations. Understands the technical challenges in a project and liaises between the Project Manager, if applicable, the Customer and the Technical Delivery Team.

Whilst this role can be based anywhere in the UK, mobility and travel to customer sites and face to face meetings with colleagues will be expected as required.

Join a culture of innovation, pushing the boundaries of what is possible to seek the best solutions for our clients.

Responsibilities to include but not limited to completing the following tasks:
  • Monitors project objectives by reviewing project proposals and plans; conferring with management
  • Helps to determine project responsibilities by identifying project phases and elements; assigning personnel to phases and elements; reviewing bids
  • Determines project specifications by studying product design, customer requirements and performance standards; completing technical studies; preparing cost estimates
  • Confirms product performance by continual evaluation
  • To assist in the production of FMEAs and Risk Assessments, including Machinery RA and Installation RAMS
  • Helps to determine project schedule by studying project plan and specifications; calculating time requirements; sequencing project elements
  • Assists in maintaining project schedule by monitoring project progress; coordinating activities; resolving problems
  • Controls project plan by reviewing design, specifications, and plan and schedule changes; recommending actions
  • Assist with controlling project costs, by monitoring expenditures and administering contractor contracts
  • Prepares project status reports by collecting, analysing, and summarizing information and trends; recommending actions
  • Maintains safe and clean working environment by enforcing procedures, rules and regulations

Skills / Qualifications

  • Time served apprenticeship in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering and BTEC / City and Guilds or
  • HNC / HND in Electrical / Mechanical Engineering or
  • Equivalent experience in an applicable role
  • Microsoft Office
  • Microsoft Project
  • Understanding of Mechanical and Electrical designs is advantageous

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering, helping to unlock solutions to critical challenges in energy and materials markets. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in 60 countries, employing around 35,000 people.

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.