Job Title; Materials Engineer
Office Location; Dublin
Industry; Utilities Team; Asset Management
Duration; 8 - 12 months plus fixed term contract directly with the employer.
Salary; €50,000 - €55,000
On behalf of our client; a semi-state org in the utilities sector, we are welcoming applications for the position of Materials Engineer to work in their Dublin North office.
This role includes duties such as;
Develop sustainable specifications that are used to procure materials associated with the installation, maintenance, repair and operations on existing / new pipelines, mains, services and installations.
Supervise external service providers in the delivery of work items related to specifications development, material investigations and material risk assessments.
Liaise with operations, design engineers and asset managers to convert design material requirements and incorporate these requirements to provide suitable materials in a timely manner.
Undertake analysis, based on the asset performance and condition information available within the utility network to identify how material innovations in the marketplace can be best utilized.
Investigate material issues and develope appropriate technical solutions and mitigations.
Communicate with the Materials Review Forum regarding proposed changes due to changes in design, standards and/or legislation.
Reporting on existing & alternative material suppliers and liaise with business leads accordingly.
Conduct QMS audits on critical and strategic material manufacturers and suppliers.
Supplier relations, technical interface and resourcing strategy for all utility material procurement, including new material development and material failure investigation
To be considered for this position you will have;
Engineering or Materials third level qualification (Level 8) with a minimum of 2 years relevant
Proven ability to produce high quality reports.
You will be a strong team player and have a demonstrated ability to bring teams together.
You will be a natural collaborator seeking out opportunities to share knowledge and improve results.
You will have a clear communication style and will be able to influence others effectively.
You are comfortable with change and have a demonstrated ability to identify opportunities for
improvements and efficiency
You have demonstrated a commitment to developing new skills in yourself and others
You are results focused and have a track record of getting results through others
You are comfortable with making and taking appropriate decisions
You are committed to providing excellent customer service and have a track record of delivering
excellence through others
Closing date is April 9th. Send your CV now along with a detailed summary of your relevant experience and personal attributes. Call Darina on 0866078982.