Become part of HHLA PLT Italy and shape the gateway to the future with us!
HHLA PLT Italy (PLT) is preparing the construction of a major port expansion in Trieste and is creating the team to follow the planning and preparation and the execution of the works. In this team we are looking for an experienced equipment engineer.
The (Sn.) equipment engineer plays a critical role within the Asset team, the equipment engineer oversees and directs the ordering, delivery, testing and commissioning of all equipment like ship to shore cranes (STS), automated guided vehicles (AGV), automated rail mounted gantry cranes (ARMG) etc. according to Expansion Project requirements. The equipment engineer makes sure all required equipment arrives on time, within the budget, with the right level of quality and in line with operational, automation, and other requirements.
What you can expect
Plan, organise and direct equipment procurement, delivery, and testing and commissioning activities to achieve the scope of work for the project in accordance with the approved project schedule
Analyse the required deliverables to determine appropriate equipment solutions that meet project performance criteria
Provide and expedite solutions to project schedule delays when required
Comply with legal requirements and safety codes
Adhere to Company Safety Standards and promote a culture of safety
Oversee and direct the equipment suppliers
Coordinate with HHLA headquarters regarding equipment specifications and solutions
Ensure the timely procurement of equipment within project and headquarters constraints
Monitor and report to the project director asset in a timely manner on the progress and quality for equipment construction
Monitor and report to project management in a timely manner on risks and opportunities
Ensure all changes to engineering deliverables, specifications and scope of works are correctly documented
In conjunction with the controls team provide input into the Budget Cost Report.
In conjunction with QA/QC control team ensure the implementation of all company QA/QC protocols and procedures
Collaborate with civil construction team, automation and IT and third parties to ensure integrated delivery of the project
Produce, manage and update the procurement schedule for all equipment
Get all required approvals for procurement in line with headquarters and local requirements
In conjunction with the Health & Safety team ensure the implementation of all company HSE protocols and procedures
What you bring to the table
We’re looking for an experienced equipment engineer excited to join a large port expansion project in Italy. The person maintains the highest technical and safety standards and is an all-rounder with experience in ordering, delivery, testing and commissioning of large port equipment.
The role requires a pro-active approach with good communication skills and problem-solving in coordination with internal and external stakeholders, suppliers, third parties.
Good English (Italian and German is a plus)
Proven ability to deliver large-scale (port) equipment projects (>50 million Euro) on schedule as per plan
Knowledge of equipment (safety) regulations and quality standards
Good ability for decision making and judgement, execution, problem solving
Client focus/service orientation
Professional with a hands-on mentality
Excellent verbal and written communication
Reliable and trustworthy; the ability to maintain confidential and meticulous records
BSc Degree or Diploma in Electrical, Mechanical, Mechatronics, Automation, Industrial Engineering or a related filed
Project Management certification would be an asset
The ideal candidate would have a valid EU working permit and would be willing to relocate to Trieste in short notice.
HHLA PLT Italy is part of HHLA Group, with over 6.400 employees worldwide. Success means different things to different people. Therefore, we try to make it possible for each employee working for us to be successful in their own way and develop professionally in accordance with our corporate goals.
If you would like to shape the future of HHLA PLT Italy together with us, we look forward to receiving your application - preferably online using our application form.