Senior or Principal Rail Civil Engineer

Critical Project Resourcing
Manchester, North West
Jun 24, 2022
Jul 22, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
We are currently dealing with a major consultancy who are looking to a recruit a Senior or Principal Rail Civil Structural Design Engineer in Manchester, working on high profile projects in the rail industry such as TRU, Wales and Borders, and HS2. As the Senior or Principal Rail Civil Engineer you will act as Lead Engineer projects and undertake the production of Civil design, working as part of a dedicated Civil design engineering team. Typical job duties can include, but not limited:

  • Manage the Civil and Structural design for small projects checking designs to ensure all contractual requirements have been satisfied to a level that complies with NR, RSSB and British standards
  • Communicate effectively with the client and other design/construction disciplines and sub-contractors providing resource estimates for civil engineering input to tenders
  • Ideally act as a CRE and deputise for the CEM if appropriate
  • Assist with the close out DRN's for schemes they are responsible for
  • Act as delivery manager for small schemes ensuring hours spent are in line with the estimated hours and advise project team of any change in advance

Job Duties
  • Demonstrate a thorough understanding of the interfaces between all railway disciplines and how these are managed: the design process, and network rails technical approvals process
  • Ability to check design work for Civil and Structural Design elements of projects and act as an approver ensuring all contractual requirements have been satisfied to a level that complies with NR, RSSB and British standards
  • Ideally Chartered or equivalent experience
  • Strong Rail Civil Structural Design experience within a consultancy environment

As mentioned, this position is based in Northwest, specifically Manchester working on hybrid basis between home and office so could suit candidates in the surrounding areas such as Liverpool or Warrington etc. If this position is of interest, then dont hesitate to contact Sebastian at Critical Project Resourcing.