Senior Rail Civil Engineer

4 days left

Penguin Recruitment
Manchester, North West
Jun 22, 2022
Jul 03, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Job title: Senior Civil Engineer Rail

Location: Manchester (Remote and In-person work)

Company type: Multi-Disciplinary Consultancy

Salary: (Based on Experience) with extensive benefits

Penguin are pleased to be representing one of the UK's largest Multi-Disciplinary Consultancies. They are currently recruiting for a Senior Rail Engineer to join their Manchester Team.

The Role-
  • Resolving technical civil engineering issues.
  • Help to develop the production of Rail drawings, reports and specifications.
  • Scope and supervise surveys.
  • Opportunity to work under mentorship to develop and undertake CRE responsibilities on Rail projects.
  • Operate in a multi-disciplinary environment and delivering projects in a Common Data Environment (CDE).
  • Undertaking the necessary design (calculations, design, risk assessments, etc.) supported by other team members including technicians to produce the required design deliverable outputs.
  • Management and ownership of project tasks.

The Requirements-
  • Experience of working in the UK rail engineering industry with good working knowledge of Network Rail Grip process / standards and approval processes.
  • Ability to manage project teams & project &/or project tasks.
  • A Bachelors or Master's Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent
  • Chartered Member of the Institution of Civil Engineers or nearing Chartered status.
  • Experience in delivering and managing all stages of multi-disciplinary engineering projects from initial studies through to detailed design.
  • Working knowledge of the relevant legislation and guidelines including the Design Manual for Roads and Bridges, British and European Standards, Eurocodes and Codes of Practice.
  • Typically, a minimum of 3-8 years' experience working in the rail sector.

The Benefits-
  • A competitive basic salary
  • 23 days' holiday (rising to 27) with the opportunity to buy extra leave.
  • The opportunity to take a paid day out of the office, volunteering for our charity partners or a cause of your choice.
  • Company matched pension, life assurance, a cycle2work scheme, 15 weeks' fully paid maternity, adoption and shared parental leave, paternity pay of two weeks and plenty more.
  • Voluntary benefits designed to suit your lifestyle - from discounts on retail and socialising, to health & wellbeing, travel and technology.
  • Access to our Employee Network Groups, which represent every strand of diversity and allow colleagues to connect and learn from each other on an open, inclusive platform.

If working within an award winning, creative, and innovative team would be of interest to you, please get in touch with Sam Lay-Smith ASAP. Alternatively, if you are interested in other Structural Engineering opportunities, do feel free to contact Sam Lay-Smith. DDI: 01792 365 000. Email: