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Senior / principal p-way engineer

Job Profile

Over the years we’ve diversified into new markets and reinforced our presence in established ones. We have technical expertise across 12 core sectors supported by skills encompassing infrastructure finance, project and programme management and management consultancy. These business areas cover buildings, cost management, health and education, to power, transport, oil, gas, water and environment. It is this breadth of skills, services and global reach makes us one of the world's top players in delivering management, engineering and development consultancy solutions for our customers.

We are looking for a Principal P-Way engineer to join the team in Manchester.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate, and take positive steps to create an inclusive culture.

Job Description

Senior / Principal Permanent way / track designer is required to join the rail team based in Manchester to help deliver key projects for a range of clients.

- Providing clients with track design and construction expertise
- Developing track layout and route alignment designs
- Supervising junior engineers and technicians
- Working efficiently using the latest software
- With the support of learning and development, actively pursue continuous professional development (CPD) and further professional qualification
- Opportunities to travel within the UK and possibly overseas

Candidate Specification

The ideal candidate should have the following attributes and experience:

- Experience in all aspects of permanent way design, from feasibility to detail design levels
- Qualified and competent in the use of ClearRoute and Bentley Rail Track
- Capable of carrying out production and independent checks of a wide variety of permanent way design details
- Possess an understanding of system engineering concepts and safety management
- Be familiar with emerging permanent way geometry and materials
- Be familiar with construction and installation methods
- Be able to work as part of a team as well as well as taking the lead where required
- Be an innovative thinker capable of challenging existing practices to arrive at effective solutions
- Have an understanding of project planning and costing - Able to write and check reports and specifications
- Chartered engineer (although not essential)
- Good communication and people skills as well as the necessary technical design experience to carry out supervision, project management and checking roles on various permanent way schemes
- Extensive experience in the requirements of network rail’s group and company standards.
- Keen attention to detail and timely delivery with a ‘right first time’ attitude to work
- Experience working as a Permanent Way Contractors Responsible Engineer (CRE) on Network Rail schemes is preferred
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