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Country:  United Kingdom
Location: 

West Bromwich B70 0BF, BIR, GB

Location details:  West Bromwich
Employment type:  Undefined term
Full-time/part-time position:  Full time
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Project Engineer

Country: United Kingdom (GB) 
Location: West Bromwich B70 0BF, Birmingham (GB-BIR) 
Location details:West Bromwich 

At Konecranes, we believe that great customer experience is built on the people behind the Konecranes name – people committed to providing our customers with lifting equipment and services that lift their businesses. Everything we do, we do with passion and drive. This is what makes Konecranes a unique place to work.

 

Structural Mechanical Project Engineer

West Bromwich, with UK and occasional overseas travel

Competitive Salary, Bonus, Company Car, Contributory Pension + Life Assurance, 25 days Annual Leave + Bank Holidays, Employee Share Save Scheme (after qualifying service period).

Why come and work at Konecranes? What makes us special?

We don’t just lift things, we lift entire businessesTM

Here at Konecranes we pride ourselves on having a broad portfolio of customers who operate across a wide range of industries; these include Container Handling, Automotive, Aerospace, Construction, Rail, Ports, Power, Waste to Energy, Mining and General Manufacturing to name but a few.

 

Our reach is impressive, we are truly global company with 16,000 employees at 600 locations in 50 countries. For over 80 years, we have been dedicated to improving the efficiency and performance of businesses in all types of industries.

 

We believe that customer experience is built on the people behind the Konecranes name – people are committed to providing our customers with lifting equipment and services that lift their businesses. Everything we do, we do with passion and drive. This is what makes Konecranes a unique place to work.

 

When you join Konecranes you immediately notice a strong sense of commitment, camaraderie and lots of opportunities to grow professionally within our organisation, as we believe that sustainable growth is a result of a strong responsible performance.

The business area of maintenance service offers service solutions and maintenance for all crane brands, for port equipment and machine tools. We are the original service provider for both Konecranes and Demag equipment. Right now, we are looking for a qualified Structural / Mechanical Project Engineer to join our team based at our office in West Bromwich. The Modernisations team undertakes large refurbishments and crane modifications to current standards. Reporting to the modernisation manager the you will ensure a high-level standard in mechanical design and quality with practical experience in Auto-cad, computer aided design & project management applications. Previous experience of working with lifting equipment desirable.

 

Your main responsibilities will include:

  • Carrying out mechanical design work, including calculations
  • Managing multiple projects at any given time
  • Visiting customers onsite, in the UK, Ireland or Europe
  • Working with other engineers to deliver a complete crane modernisation package

 

What we are looking for in you:

 

  • Qualified structural or mechanical engineer
  • Project management, including planning and delivery
  • Mechanical design experience within in the lift industry preferred, but not essential
  • Experienced in using AutoCAD, 3D (such as Siemens NX, or equivalent)
  • Willingness to work throughout the UK, Ireland, Belgium and The Netherlands on projects and assignments
  • Customer-focused, self-motivated and a team player
  • UK Driving licence
  • Ability to gain SC Clearance  
  • Able to work at height

Konecranes is a world-leading group of Lifting Businesses™, serving a broad range of customers. We are truly a global company with 16,000 employees at 600 locations in 50 countries. For over 80 years, we have been dedicated to improving the efficiency and performance of businesses in all types of industries. We believe that sustainable growth is a result of a strong responsible performance.

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