Facilities Project Engineer

Purpose of the Job:

The Facilities Project Engineer role will work with all Ceres Power staff members across the Horsham site and travel to other sites when requested. They will be required to support the all business functions that will enable staff to develop and manufacture the Fuel Cell Module.  The role is focused on the active supervision of contractors across the site to ensure the successful delivery of Facilities Projects.


Key Accountabilities: 

  • Planning and Delivering of Facilities Projects.
  • Carry out Business as Usual tasks
  • Complete Planned maintenance tasks
  • Hands-on supervision of contractors working on site.
  • Complete, update work as specified within the Company Helpdesk system.
  • Occasional assist with other department function activities.
  • Support all members of staff.
  • Maintain housekeeping 5S of all Facilities owned areas
  • Be flexible to provide out of hours support.
  • Pro-active, self-starting, open to new ideas and new directions


Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required:

  • Project Competence.
  • Computer literate.
  • MS Projects user.
  • Previous experience of working in a manufacturing/production environment.
  • Understanding of Hard and Soft services
  • Strategic and methodical in their approach
  • Effective communicator at all levels
  • Excellent time management, reliable and dependable.
  • Able to work with a wide range of personnel.
  • Ability to fuction independently and work as part of a team
  • Full clean driving licence.


Key Results Areas/Metrics:

  • Ensure projects are completed on time and in budget
  • Manage contractors to ensure project completion
  • Ensure stakeholders are informed and kept up to date
  • Plan for and develop future expansion


Internal and External Relationships:

  • Facilities Manager – support functions.
  • Test team – supporting functions.
  • Operations/Quality – supporting manufacturing organisation.
  • External contractors – guiding and advising as Ceres Power’s representative.


Scope for Impact:

  • Plan for future expansion of the sites
  • Address service requests and Project requests
  • Availability for Test Engineers, Project Managers

Applications from candidates who are also fluent in Korean, Mandarin, Cantonese or German are welcome, as well as from those who have experience of working or living within these countries and cultures.

Applications from candidates outside the UK will be considered.  However, all offers of employment will be subject to meeting UK Right to Work legislation.


Closing date for applications:    28 February 2021