Senior Design Engineer - North West

50,000 - Rail Engineering - Engineering
Ref: 662 Date Posted: Wednesday 12 Jan 2022
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Are you a Design Engineer looking for an exciting opportunity to take the next step in your career ??

Due to the UK's growing reliance on Rail once more our client are looking for a Senior Design Engineer within Civils / structural to join their team.

With successful expansions within the business over the past three years the company are growing their Civil Engineering teams within the Design and Technical side. You will be supporting the their national rail division(s) with projects to be delivered across the UK.  

This key role within the rail engineering team will allow you the chance to Manage projects in accordance with company policy & procedures, including input to all project management systems (Synergist) and project QA system(s and To produce safe and compliant designs to client scope and timescale in accordance with current industry and group standards using established analysis software

Aspects of this role will include :-

  • Managing day-to-day requirements for all areas of project delivery; including technical, safety and financial aspects to maintain compliance
  • Deliver all aspects of project work in accordance with client remit and technical specifications
  • Maintain client relationships allowing ongoing projects from key rail clients.
  • With other project leaders ensure projects are delivered within budget
  • Undertake where required on site project works within the rail environment, sometimes at night and/or to remote locations, to identify issues and solve problems in a safe and professional manner.
  • Maintain engineering technical knowledge of standards, policies and procedures
  • Represent the company at meetings with clients, contractors, design teams as well as Produce technical reports to meet client requirements

To excel in this role the company feel the ideal candidate should ideally hold a Degree in Civil or structural Engineering, 2 years Design experience is desirable but not essential. 

Knowledge of design software such as TEDDS, Robot and Superstress as well as CAD can also be advantageous. You are expected to be familiar and knowledgable on Eurocodes and other associated industry standards.  The company will assist you on the route to sitting professional review ICE/IStructE

Due to the nature of the role there will be an expectancy of site visits, some being remote, therefore a valid UK drivers license can be of great benefit. Experience within the Rail industry can be of benefit however due to nature of work experience within Drainage, earthworks steelwork; or a combination will provide the knowledge to have a great start within the company. 

Send your CV to apply today or call our office to discuss 0141 212 5130