Project Engineer/Leader – (German Language)

  • Decotek Automotive
  • DECOTEK Automotive, Mullingar Road, Robinstown, Collinstown, County Westmeath, Ireland
  • 01/07/2019
Permanent Engineering Manufacturing Science

Job Description

Summary of the Role:

As Project Engineer you will manage and co-ordinate the project team reporting directly to the Engineering & Development Manager and you will be responsible for managing New Product Introduction projects.


Principal Accountabilities

As Project Engineer, your key responsibilities will be:

  • Customer Liaison
  • Manage Customer Contracts and the Contract Review Procedure
  • Manage the Product Design and Process Design
  • Project Management of New product introduction
  • Development and protection of Decotek Automotive intellectual property and know how.
  • Provide Project Engineering support to Production as required.
  • Compliance and development of Procedures related to ISO TS 16949 / ISO 14001 or other such standards as may be adopted by Decotek Automotive.
  • All responsibilities should be undertaken in a spirit of Continuous improvement, striving for excellence and adoption of Best Practice.


Project Team Related responsibilities:


  • Lead Project teams
  • Adherence of the project teams to Engineering Change control
  • Adherence of the Project to Internal Gate timing
  • Adherence of the Project teams to Customer Timing and Commitments
  • Adherence of the Project teams to Project Budgets
  • Maintenance of customer Portals
  • Representation at customer locations as requested by Management


Experience, Training and Work Related Skills Required


  • Third level Qualification in Manufacturing, Engineering, Science or other relevant discipline.
  • Previous experience working in a Project management role supporting Manufacturing.
  • Previous experience in the automotive industry is an advantage.
  • Project Management Qualification is an advantage.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to work well under pressure and manage to deadlines.
  • Fluency in German is Essential

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