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Project Engineer

Promtek is a great company to work for; we understand people and we understand equipment, recognising that both are important for us to be successful. Our customers are amongst the most recognisable global brands in food, animal nutrition, coatings, pharmaceuticals, building products and lubricants. Our products offer unlimited possibilities for manufacturing production automation and reporting.

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Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum

Hours: Full-time (37.5 hours per week)

Location: Brindley Ford, Stoke On Trent

Key Skills:

  • Ability to create and update electrical schematics using AutoCAD LT
  • Competent working with Office 365 or Google Workspace
  • Proven ability to diagnose faults and solve problems with an electromechanical bias
  • Minimum electrical competency at City & Guilds 18th Edition level
  • Ability to read and interpret digital process trends
  • Ability to read and interpret electrical schematics
  • Awareness of legislation, regulations and standards that are relevant to the job
  • Provide technical support to Engineering Team throughout the duration of a project
  • Excellent Communication Skills
  • Effective Time Management
  • Good Organisational Skills
  • Good Customer Service Skills
  • Full Driving Licence


  • Industrial electrical & maintenance experience
  • Siemens and/or Allen Bradley and/or Mitsubishi PLC/SCADA product experience
  • Electrical design experience
  • Commissioning and projecting experience
  • Instrumentation setup and calibration experience
  • Experience working with VSDs and Softstarts
  • Experience in PLC / Scada design


  • To help the Engineering Team ensure that customer expectations are met
  • Work professionally to represent the company’s interests alongside customers and contractors
  • Use company-specified tools to accurately record time spent on site and on production tasks
  • Complete project documentation on time and to company standards, i.e. checklists, method statements, risk assessments, electrical drawings etc
  • The planning, design and construction of projects of all sizes
  • To provide clients with technical expertise on project aspects
  • Conduct research on current trends in engineering technology to identify new techniques that may improve project efficiency and / or performance
  • Observe company / site specific health and safety regulations and report any deviation
  • Provide 24-hour phone and breakdown support during handover period with Support Team
  • Visit sites in UK and overseas to help commission modifications and new systems
  • Take help ensure that deadlines are met and escalate issues that could cause them to be missed
  • Ensure all work carried out is compliant with the company standards
  • To help develop less experienced Engineering Team members

The duties and responsibilities of this Role Specification are not exhaustive, and the post holder will be required to perform additional duties and responsibilities over and above those defined to meet the needs of the business.

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Project Engineer

Brindley Ford, Stoke On Trent

£30,000 - £40,000 p/a

Full time