Principal Bridge/Rail Engineer

2 days left

50000.00 - 60000.00 GBP Annual + GBP50000 - GBP60000/annum BENEFITS
28 Aug 2017
25 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Principal Bridge/Rail Engineer

London, Twickenham

Ref MR488

Salary up to GBP55-60k + Package

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Principal Engineer (Bridge/Rail) to join a successful, well-established multi-disciplinary engineering consultancy which works throughout the UK and abroad on a vast array of interesting projects. Due to an increasing workload our client is now looking to recruit a Principal level Engineer to assist with the ever growing workload. The Rail Team undertakes an interesting variety of work on Network Rail infrastructure both direct for Network Rail and for contractors, as well as for outside parties. Recent projects include platform extensions, bridges, station buildings, retaining walls, culverts, drainage works, temporary works, heavy duty paving, both new build and the repair of existing structures.

In order to be considered for this Principal Bridge/Rail Engineer role you will;

* An ability to lead design teams in the design of railway structures.
* An ability to design railway structures to Eurocodes, British Standards and railway group standards. Experience of producing designs to British Standards and Eurocodes will be required. This must have entailed the interpretation of client requirements, project definition and management, production and checking of calculations, structural analysis, preparation of sketches for and working with technicians, and the preparation of accompanying documents.
* An ability to lead others and self in the inspection of civil engineering structures on site. Prior experience of carrying out inspection work will be required.
* An ability to interpret engineering defects to existing structures and to produce technical reports to a high standard.
* An ability to manage and provide mentoring to more junior employees.
* An ability to manage client expectations, attend project meetings with external parties and manage project commercial activities.
* An ability to promote and develop the business in conjunction with the Directors and other management team personnel.

For this Principal Bridge/Rail Engineer role our client is offering;

* Competitive starting salary
* Regular pay reviews
* Performance related bonus
* Real career development prospects
* Relocation package
* Vouchers for work

In order to discuss this Principal Bridge/Rail Engineer role and other similar roles within Structural Engineering please call MIKAELA on (Apply online only) or email your CV