Design Engineer

We are looking to recruit an ambitious civil design engineer to join our expanding design team and help drive our business forward.

We offer a benefits package which will include:

        Salary of £28,000 - £35,000 commensurate with individual skills and experience

        25 days holidays (plus Bank Holidays)

        Pension scheme

        Training and development to suit your development plan

        Opportunity to join a growing team where your ideas can be heard and implemented

        Opportunity to progress your career in a supportive environment

You will:

  • have achieved as a minimum a degree or equivalent in Civil Engineering or related subject
  • be a member of a relevant professional institution and registered with the Engineering Council working towards Chartered status
  • have practical experience of working in the railway industry
  • understand design processes and requirements in the rail sector
  • demonstrate knowledge of design constraints imposed by aging assets in the rail environment
  • have a good understanding of project safety requirements and the approach of Safe by Design
  • have excellent written and communication skills
  • be a good team player  
  • be able to work on own initiative
  • be familiar with computer aided design software and computer aided drafting packages
Your role will be to:
  • develop design solutions for wide ranging civils projects
  • prepare technical approval submissions
  • produce all technical documentation including drawings and specifications
  • conduct design checks
  • conduct site visits
  • assist in preparation of tenders and estimates for design work
  • attend client meetings
  • manage and develop junior employees
You will need to:
  • be a holder of a Personal Track Safety card
  • be able to manage tasks, time, cost and resources to meet programme and budget
  • have an enthusiastic approach to Continued Professional Development

If you enjoy a challenge, have enthusiasm to make a difference, are innovative thinker and would like to join our team then please send us your CV