A positive impact on everything we touch
Over 1800 dedicated people nationwide
Providing critical infrastructure for the UK
A positive impact on everything we touch
Over 1800 dedicated people nationwide
Providing critical infrastructure for the UK


Assistant Project Engineer - Exeter

Job Type Permanent
Reference nmcn560

Contact Info
Daniel Pykett
Competitive salary
United Kingdom, England, South West England, Devon, Exeter
31 January 2019


At nmcn we’re always adapting, evolving and innovating. Our vision and values are extremely important to us, along with the continued growth and opportunity for our people. We place people at the heart of what we do, and work in partnership with our clients and customers to deliver major built environment and critical national infrastructure projects across the UK. Our specialist engineering and construction teams bring multi-sector innovation and technical skill – from building and highways, to large-scale water networks and treatment plants.

We provide a complete service offering to the sectors we work in from conception to optimisation, delivering best value and innovation. Our 12 regional offices and workshops enable us to provide a local service to our customers promoting sustainable working relationships.

Joining nmcn will open a door full of opportunities, where our people are nurtured for success and empowered to build their own adventure. We believe in your development, potentiality and growth. We aspire to be industry leading with renewed focus on having a positive impact on everything we touch.

The successful applicant will have excellent IT skills and will demonstrate a proactive, right first-time approach to a multitude of different tasks. A professional telephone manner is required, along with an ability to achieve tasks in a timely manner. Career progression opportunities exist if the correct skills are exhibited.

What you’ll be doing day to day

  • Completing site visits to obtain data, critical measurements etc
  • Compiling Risk Assessments & Method Statements
  • Compiling job files and work packs
  • Updating/populating labour allocation
  • Chasing data returns from site (inspection & test reports for example)
  • Raising orders on electronic procurement system
  • Helping ensure monthly KPI data is collated on a monthly basis
  • Providing general administration support for the operations team
  • Compiling ‘parts lists’ for site teams

What we’re looking for in a candidate

  • Excellent organisation and time management skills.
  • Attention to detail
  • Good communicator and relationship builder.
  • Self-motivation
  • Able to work within a multi - discipline team & office environment on their own initiative.
  • Be able to organise yourself and others workload
  • Be able to work in a strong team environment
  • Be proactive in your approach
  • An excellent communicator
  • A high level of diplomacy and customer focused

What we can offer you

  • Competitive Salary
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Holiday trading scheme
  • Perks at work scheme (discount from high street retailers)
  • Free eye test vouchers
  • Employee share scheme
  • 3x life assurance 
  • 5% enhanced pension contribution 
  • Annual salary reviews

nmcn is an equal opportunities employer