Facilities Engineer - FAC014 - FAC015
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Work type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Gaydon, Warwickshire
Aston Martin is built upon the passion, skill and creativity of the people who dedicate their working lives to the most iconic brand in the world. Every intricate stitch, beautifully expressed line, and the stirring noise of our engines, is a manifestation of the desire and collective spirit to create the most beautiful cars: the soul of Aston Martin made real.
Working as part of the facilities project team in Gaydon, you will be responsible for the refurbishment, modification and initial installation of process equipment as well as offices and buildings. The installation of process equipment will require early feasibility and simultaneous engineering studies, whilst working with process engineering and various suppliers. A good technical understanding is essential. The role will also involve working with architects, M&E suppliers, etc. to develop specifications which are then to be tendered and delivered.
Key Responsibilities & Tasks:
Total responsibility for the project management of all capital investment.
Liaise with developers, architects, M&E & engineering suppliers and AML internal departments to lead ambitious and challenging projects.
Monitor timing plans and ensure delivery & installation within the agreed time scales.
Manage budget and ensure this is not exceeded, both in terms of investment and resource.
Produce weekly status of project to AML management team.
The engineer will be controlling facility projects, with the main responsibility being to manage and control contractors that could be working in any area of the facility.
This will involve the following activities:
Specification – Investigate the customers’ requirements determining and identifying the most appropriate solution. This solution will then be turned into a written specification to be issued for quotation.
Vendor Selection – Evaluate and investigate supplier tender submissions and recommend the preferred supplier.
Design Development – As more detail becomes available the facility design may need to change the project engineer will be responsible for monitoring and controlling cost changes.
Equipment Manufacture and Installation – Ensure the standard of equipment and installation is acceptable to AML.
Commission – Ensure the plant and equipment operates within the specification and achieves the targets set out in the specification and meets all legislative requirements.
The successful candidate must understand CDM and the use of method statement and risk assessment
Cost and project Management.
Qualifications & Experience:
Relevant experience of managing and controlling facility installation projects
AutoCAD experience is essential
Good knowledge of Microsoft Office Applications
Automotive experience would be highly advantageou
s UK travel may be required
Discount on our privilege lease scheme, either a Mercedes or Ford.
Contributory pension scheme – 3% matched for years 1 & 2, rising to double matched contributions from year 3 to a maximum employer contribution of 12%.
26 days annual leave + statutory bank holidays.
Private Health Insurance – Single Cover.
Private Dental Plan – Single Cover.
A wide range of discounts with associated partners.
How to Apply
A career at Aston Martin means joining one of the world's most respected luxury automotive brands. You have the chance to join us in a truly special working environment - fast-paced, rewarding and dynamic
Please click on the 'apply now' button to submit your application.
PLEASE NOTE: We reserve the right to close the vacancy to applications earlier should we receive sufficient applications.
Advertised: GMT Daylight Time 07 Jun 2018
Applications close: GMT Daylight Time
20 Jul 2018
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