At Tarmac, ‘who you are’ matters.  We want to get to know you.  If you share our values and are proud of a job well done, collaborative in working well with others and ambitious to make things better, then have a read of what we have on offer.  

We are currently looking for a Project Engineer to join our friendly team based in Dunbar Cement Plant, East Lothian, Scotland.  We’re working hard to create a dynamic and inclusive environment and it’s important that our people come from a variety of different backgrounds.

Reporting directly to the Senior Project Engineer, as the successful candidate you will be:

  • Delivering capex projects safely, in budget and on time
  • Supervising contractors onsite within the Projects Department
  • Manage issues and escalation as they relate to project delivery
  • Ensure maintenance of standard governance and compliance for each project
  • Provide programme/project health reviews, and the implementation of any corrective action
  • Support post implementation project reviews and the integration of any lessons learned into future project delivery as well as third party project reviews.
  • Support and provide responses to any internal or external compliance audits or investigations
  • Support Maintenance department as and when required
  • Proactively engage in the S&H performance and behaviours of the project team and contractors involved in any project on site, to continuously improve safety practices and standards
  • Effectively communicate clearly toolbox talks and serious events reviews to direct reports
  • Manage the risk assessments within the department, cascading the departmental task list to increase the drive for safety and environmental competence within the production team
  • Responsible for housekeeping and safety standards implemented in all projects on site.
  • Participate and contribute towards RCA and continuous improvement plans

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate previous engineering experience gained within a Cement, heavy industry or a similar environment and will have sound operational and maintenance knowledge.

Specific Requirements: 

  • Proven leadership skills with the ability to influence others
  • Excellent planning and scheduling skills, to manage a range of priorities
  • Degree or equivalent
  • Minimum IOSHH Working Safely
  • IOSHH Managing Safely Certificate (desirable)

Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Location: Dunbar, East Lothian, Scotland
Job Reference: tarmac/TP/111/1751