Technical Project Manager, Mälardalen.

Reference no:


Jenny McWhinney, 
Application deadline:
Job type:
full time
Type of employment:
Västmanlands län, 
Västerås kommun
Maskin, mekanik & konstruktion

job description.

If you have a huge technical interest, a drive to further develop and grow in your professional role and want to work as a Project Manager, with emphasis on:
  • industrialization, or
  • product development
then you might be the person we are looking for!

It thrills us that Randstad Engineering is growing and we are now on the lookout for even more talented Project Managers to be a part of our team.

As a consultant with us, you work on behalf of our customers in Mälardalen. We currently have several exciting assignments with global production companies in the engineering industry.

What unites us at Randstad Engineering is our curiosity, our desire to contribute every day to the advancement of new technology, strengthened with a view on developing within our professional role.

As a consultant with us at Randstad Engineering, you get a competitive salary, benefits and the security of a collective agreement. Your Consultant Manager, who is always there for you, ensures that you get varied and developing assignments with different companies and for different industries. At Randstad Engineering, your personal development is our focus, and we offer you a large network with many social activities.


Your assignment may include but are not limited to:
  • Manage all aspects of several projects from inception until implementation to ensure successful completion.
  • Develop timelines and action plans to mitigate potential risks, including escalations to key stakeholder.
  • Influence teams to meet delivery milestones, while building positive relationships.
  • Participates in strategic planning as a member of the engineering and technology development effort.
  • Ensure all necessary stakeholders are involved or informed of projects, their timelines, and dependencies.
  • Hold regular technical team meetings to determine progress and address any questions or challenges regarding projects.
  • Determine and define clear deliverables, roles and responsibilities for staff members required for specific projects or initiatives.
  • Research and evaluate hardware and software technology options and weigh the cost/benefit analysis when making large purchases on behalf of the company.
  • Work with delivery teams to understand release constraints and dependencies to ensure optimum use of resources for maximized value.
  • Responsible for delivering projects with a quality focus, on time and within budget.


We belive that you have a strong interest in customer service and you always strive to find creative solutions and improvements within the projects you lead. You are service-minded with documented experience from project management. Your ability to work purposefully towards clear deadlines is highly regarded, as well as a good knowledge of lean management tools.

Your ability to deliver results and to enthuse and lead the various project participants is of great importance.

We are looking for a person with;
  • a Master's degree in Manufacturing, Mechanical or Operations Engineering or equivalent experience.
  • an active positive attitude and an ability to take the lead. 
  • very strong proactive communication skills; with the ability to interact effectively through concise and pertinent communications and knowing when and what to communicate.
  • proven ability to influence and convince through negotiation.
  • open mindedness about manufacturing, product development and industrialization.
  • a get-up-and-go attitude, that is self-motivated to work in an autonomous environment and be accountable for yourself and your project teams work outputs.
  • excellent English written and oral skills, Swedish is a plus.


3 or more years of relevant work experience.


The position may be filled before the last application date, so apply as soon as possible.

For more information about the role please contact Jenny McWhinney, Consultant Manager at Randstad Engineering,

about Randstad Engineering.

Randstad Engineering specializes in the area of technology and is part of Randstad, which operates in 39 countries globally and is a world leader in recruitment and consulting hires. Through this global network and in combination with a strong local foundation, we can offer a wide range of varied and developing assignments and services for you as an engineer. Our mission is to focus on helping you reach your full potential with your career in focus!