Project Engineer

University of Cambridge
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Closing date
13 Dec 2021

The University of Cambridge is looking to recruit an experienced Project Engineer within its Maintenance and Facilities Team.

The role holder will be expected to deliver the full range of project management services to support a multi-disciplinary team of Building Surveyors and Engineers in delivering lifecycle maintenance and improvement works across the University Estate.

The role requires the Engineer to work collaboratively with colleagues, including our Sustainability Team to reduce carbon emissions and ultimately de-gas the University Estate. The role will manage consultants and contractors, taking a lead on all project matters in order to achieve successful project completion within given design, time and financial targets.

The ideal candidate will be educated to at least degree or equivalent level in a Service Engineering discipline and either have, or be working towards, professional accreditation. You should have excellent numeracy, organisational and communication skills and knowledge of JCT and NEC contracts.

This is an exciting opportunity to develop a career on a diverse and rapidly evolving estate of a world class institution.

Interviews will be held week commencing 3 January 2022

Click the 'Apply' button below to register an account with our recruitment system (if you have not already) and apply online.

If you have any questions about this vacancy or the application process, please contact Danielle Darke, HR Co-ordinator by email on

Please quote reference BA29097 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

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