Project Engineer

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Application start date: Nov 25, 2022

Location: Klang, 10, MY

Company: Konecranes

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. 

We believe diversity drives business success and is the foundation for our growth. We welcome different backgrounds and skills that enrich our community and we promote a place where we can ALL be ourselves. This is what makes Konecranes a unique place to work.

Job Summary

Execute projects assigned by project manager (PM)/assistant project manager (APM) within stipulated budget and delivery timeframe to the satisfaction of customer. Combination of technical expertise and project management savvy. Managing complex industrial and engineering endeavors from start to finish. Project engineers are in aspects of a venture, including planning, budgeting, personnel, and more. Spend a good amount of time at project sites, ensuring work is being completed safely and efficiently. Also expert coordinators, bringing together stakeholders of every level for effective and profitable project deliveries.


Job Description

  • Execute projects assigned by PM/APM within stipulated budget and contractual completion date. 

  • Establish clear outline of scope of supply with sales, review and request for budget adjustment if original budget not reasonable for execution. 

  • Determine required components and set the requirement date, then reserve/order them through SAP (a resources planning software) for purchasing department to order all the relevant components according to the requirement date. 

  • Handover relevant documents and information to other departments in time for them to execute their task for the project, also getting committed dates from relevant departments for those tasks of their responsibility. 

  • Be the contact point for customer once project starts and attend to all technical clarification, technical issues or problems, document submission, delivery, installation, Testing & Commissioning (T&C), and handover. Except for commercial issues. 

  • Visit site to find out any undocumented limitation to the product design, delivery and installation. 

  • Attend to site meeting. 

  • Highlight to PM/APM and Sales on any additional or deviation of scope due to unexpected changes during execution or request by customer, before committing to customer. 

  • Inform sales and finance controller to trigger relevant billing according to contractual billing plan at predetermined stages throughout the project. 

  • Assist technical administration executive in gathering & reviewing relevant documents for submission to DOSH for design approval and load test. 

  • Mediate between customer’s site personnel and our installation team so that installation, T&C is carried out according to site safety requirements. 

  • Report any significant cost deviation from budget in final costing report after a project is completed. 

  • Mentor or teach new project engineers as assigned by PM/APM. 

  • Perform any other related duties as assigned by PM/APM. 


Academic & qualifications:

  • Possess a Diploma in Mechanical Engineering or Equivalent


Professional Experience 

  • 1 to 2 years experience in project handling / management. 

  • Experience/Knowledge of site safety requirement, and installation process. 

  • Fresh grads are welcome to apply. 

Konecranes is a world-leading group of Lifting Businesses™, serving a broad range of customers. We are truly a global company with 16,900 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. Konecranes is committed to ensuring that all employees and job applicants are treated fairly in an environment which is free from any form of discrimination.