Principal Civil / Structural Design Engineer - Rail

Anglo Technical Recruitment
Manchester, North West
Jan 15, 2022
Jan 22, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Job Title : Principal Civil / Structural Design Engineer - RAIL

Location : Manchester

Salary : £50,000 - £60,000

Job Purpose

To deliver safe and compliant civil engineering design & technical support for the successful delivery of rail projects across the UK

Key Roles & Responsibilities

Manage day-to-day requirements for all areas of project delivery; including technical, safety and financial aspects to maintain compliance to the QA policy and procedures

Deliver all aspects of project work in accordance with client remit and HoR requirements on time, in full and on budget

Respond to HoR requests in a timely and professional manner

Secure regular and ongoing projects from key rail clients.

Managing on time, in full, on budget delivery of projects.

Mentoring, professional development and PMRs for direct reports.

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.

Manage own CPD and Development Action Plan with support from the HoR

Meet business critical KPIs including safety and financial matrix

Maintain engineering technical knowledge of standards, policies and procedures

Represent the company at meetings with clients, contractors, design teams etc

Essential criteria

Degree in Civil or Structural Engineering

Minimum 5-years design experience within consultancy practice

Chartered or Incorporated status with ICE or IstructE; or on route to sitting professional review

Experience of applying design software (TEDDS, Robot, CADS, Superstress etc)

Working knowledge of Eurocodes and associated industry and group standards

Past-experience in structural surveys and reporting

Valid UK driving license

Desirable criteria

Experience of working within the railway sector to Network Rail standards

Current PTS card holder

Able to work independently on various projects simultaneously

Able to manage commercial aspects of projects from cradle to grave

Demonstrate capability of working to multi-project programmes