Proposal Engineer

  • Location:

    Bamber Bridge, Lancashire

  • Sector:

    Engineering & Manufacturing

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    pension + holidays

  • Contact:

    Adam Metcalfe

  • Contact email:

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:

    18/10/2018 16:12:43

Proposal Engineer

Our chosen business partner provide complete turn-key solutions specialising in innovative pressure testing equipment for the Oil and Gas, Subsea, Material Science, Universities, Nuclear, Chemical and Petrochemical industries globally.

Based in Lancashire this client is a rapidly growing company offering an exciting working environment with constantly changing projects. They are seeking a motivated, customer focussed, Proposals Engineer with experience in developing, estimating and quoting innovative and engineered solutions.

Key Responsibilities:

* Working directly with customers to understand their processes and develop the best solutions for their requirements.
* Working with our commercial team to professionally represent the company with our customers to gather data and ask the right questions to define a project.
* Working with our engineers and designers to develop and quote cost effective solutions.
* Recognise and understand the customer's needs, make suggestions for possible solutions, and quickly develop budgetary numbers.
* Typical applications are, pressure vessels, pressure control systems, temperature control systems, specialist tooling and fabrication.

Key Requirements;

* A Bachelor's Degree or similar within an engineering related discipline (e.g. Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Controls Engineering, etc.).
* Bespoke, Special Purpose Machines and Systems
* Pressure Vessels, Hyperbaric Chambers, Reactors and Autoclaves
* Pressure Control Systems including Pumps, Valves, Piping, Transmitters, Gauges, Fittings and Connectors.
* Temperature Control Systems including Heating/Cooling, Thermal Heat Calculations and Power Calculations.
* Mechanical Engineered Systems.
* Dynamic Motion - Servo Drives, Motors, Electronics, Programming, Hydraulics, Pneumatics.
* Electronic/Electrical Systems.
* Document Management Systems and Revision Control

* Technical aptitude is required - candidates must be proficient with the usage of MS-Office, basic CAD.
* Familiarity with control systems, pressure vessels and fabrication.
* Strong Technical Writing Skills.
* Strong interpersonal skills - successful candidates will communicate effectively, possess strong writing skills, etc.
* Highly organised, excellent problem solver, strong attention to detail and ability to prioritise and multi-task.
* Minimum of three (3) years in pressure vessel or controls industry working within a similar role with customer focussing responsibility.
* Ability to travel to the customer site as necessary

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