About this role
Business promotion & establishment :
To carry out a Project Engineer function within the Engineering & Operations Department providing a support function to the establishment in all aspect of cranes, lifting and support service activities.
Contribute to the establishment sales effort, through direct client contact and meetings, with particular focus on target customers as defined within the establishment business plan.
Duties encompass the assistance with compilation and cost control of the business unit budgets and, in conjunction with the Engineering Services Manager, identify areas for business development.
Contribute to quarterly performance reviews with line management regarding the department’s
services to enable accurate review of business unit performance.
When undertaking visits to site or offshore installations, promote and maintain effective
communications with Client representatives and Sparrows Offshore personnel.
Business administration :
Provide an administration and technical support function to the business unit for all service area
Responsible for assisting with the regular and correct compilation and condition monitoring of
information relating to all aspects of the allocated projects.
Project engineering :
Major function is to provide a comprehensive Project Engineer function within the establishment,
encompassing, but not limited to, the following :
Preparation of proposals and tenders.
Administration of assigned project files.
Liaison with clients and subcontractors.
Preparation of calculations and work procedures.
Completion of purchase requisitions.
Arrange equipment dispatch and transportation.
Compilation of job close-out reports.
Preparation of engineering invoice drafts and financial control of assigned projects.
It is mandatory that the incumbent is familiar with the Company's HSEQ Policy and takes an active role
in the compliance and improvement of Sparrows Integrated Management System. The incumbent must
report any incidents, near misses, actual or potential problems with products, services or systems to
their Line Manager.
The incumbent also has legal responsibilities under country-specific health and safety legislation to
follow all Company processes and procedures and familiarise themselves with the emergency
response arrangements applicable to them. The incumbent is also responsible for the health and
safety arrangements of subordinates (if any) and for any persons visiting them while on the Company
premises Qualifications & Experience
HND, BSc or BEng (Hons) within a relevant discipline, or time served with 5+ years hands on
experience, within a relevant trade.
Excellent communication skills to enable effective liaison with clients, vendors and other members of staff.
Effective in dealing with commercial and management aspects of the role
Careful and meticulous professional and a motivated self-starter
Good technical writing skills and proficient use of MS Office applications (i.e. Word, Excel etc)
To have attained or working towards a professional accreditation with an appropriate institute
Previous experience with cranes and lifting equipment.
Previous experience in heavy plant and / or maintenance environment
Experience within a project engineering environment