Track Engineer

35000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual + Plus package
30 Dec 2020
27 Jan 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
Track Engineer (Design/Pway) - York

GBP35-40,000 basic plus package


My client is a multi-disciplinary solutions business that provides a full range of services from consultancy, design and engineering to installation and onsite project management. They have extensive engineering capabilities, a substantial portfolio of projects and a leading capability in delivering innovative solutions.

They currently have an opportunity for an experienced Track Engineer - Permanent Way to join their high engineering team in York.

The Engineer - Permanent Way will produce permanent way engineering designs, studies and reports for railway infrastructure projects to achieve the required scope and quality. Act as Lead Engineer on projects, to ensure project budgets and programmes are achieved. Provide technical guidance to other members of the Track Team and take an active role in ensuring safe design practices are adhered to.

Main Duties

* Design of permanent way solutions for engineering projects in accordance with client requirements

* Lead projects and provide task guidance and monitoring of performance

* Provide project progress reports and updates to the Track Team Leader and Project Management Team.

* Achieve the scope agreed with the Design Manager/Project Co-ordinator regarding the effective delivery of projects to current engineering and safety standards.

* Achieve personal and project targets including utilisation, delivering projects to budget and programme.

* Assist in the development of staff to ensure the skills are available within the Track Team to meet business objectives.

* Good relationships are maintained with all external parties to enhance the reputation of the company

Essential Experience

* Professional qualifications: working towards Incorporated or Chartered engineer status.

* Proficient at permanent way engineering alignment design and track components specification.

* Proficient at computer aided design (CAD) including MicroStation, Bentley Rail Track/Open Rail and Clear Route 2.

* Knowledge of multi-disciplinary issues associated with permanent way design.

* Knowledge of construction principles and standards including RSSB Group Standards, Network Rail GRIP Process and Company Standards.

* Knowledge of track engineering contract conditions and safety standards including CDM and CSM-RA.

* Flexibility in working hours will be required to meet the demands of the role

* Ability to travel to client sites and other offices will be required.

Desirable Experience

* Knowledge of Track-Ex, standard deviation production and dozer files production.

If you would like any more information and would like to discuss further please don't hesitate in contacting James Dawson - Director - on (phone number removed) / (phone number removed)

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