Mechanical Project Engineer

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Mechanical Project Engineer

Job ref: aewt13 Salary: £75k Location: Amsterdam, Amsterdam

Our client is an established engineering & construction main contractor undertaking a number of new build data centre schemes across Northern Europe. This role will be based in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. This organisation undertakes a full turnkey solution and are constructing these data centres from the initial groundworks stage right the way through to the M&E installation, fit out and handover. 

The initial scheme in Amsterdam is a €300m new build data centre. Our client is now seeking experienced mechanical engineers to join the team.


  • Site based role
  • The project lead on site and primary point of contact
  • Day to day management of scope, programme and resources
  • On site coordination with Main Contractor and other trades including attending meetings as necessary
  • Attendance at weekly meetings with Design Team / Main Contractor
  • Develop positive relationship with all project stakeholders
  • Report on project status to contract manager and keep them updated of any issues
  • Day to day management of subcontractors on site
  • Implement the clients policies and standards particularly in relation to Health & Safety and Quality


  • A relevant Degree in Engineering / Construction or related qualification
  • A minimum of 4-5 years’ experience in a similar role ideally in a Pharma or regulated clean room or other high compliance environment.
  • Have a detailed knowledge of mechanical engineering systems including process piping, utilities, HVAC and building controls.
  • A proactive approach focused on delivering innovative solutions to customers.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Knowledge of best practice Project Management.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office.

In return our client can offer a highly competitive package including;


In return our client can offer a highly competitive package including;

high basic salary

overseas uplift

A rotation basis 

All flights to and from site

Return Flights for visiting families

Individual apartments

Food subsistence allowance

Local Tax equalisation system

+ additional