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  1. Senior Engineer-RAIL

    Swindon | £33k - £40k pa + BENEFITS | From Penguin Recruitment

    Senior Engineer-RAIL Ipswich, Cardiff and London Ref MR4522 Salary up to £40,000 + Benefits This is a wonderful opportunity for an experienced Senior Rail Engineer to join a growing,... bonuses, career progression prospects plus a relocation package. In order to be considered for this Senior Rail Engineer role you will; * Have a minimum of 2,1 degree in Civil or Structural Engineering ... * Have an ability to manage workload and client expectations * Promote and develop the business * A UK driving licence In order to be considered for this Senior Rail Engineer role and other ... award winning, multidisciplinary engineering consultancy in well-established teams in Ipswich, Cardiff and London. The Rail team works on a vast array of interesting projects for Network Rail...

  2. Principal Engineer-RAIL

    Cambridge | £45k - £55k pa + BENEFITS | From Penguin Recruitment

    Principal Engineer-RAIL Ipswich, Cardiff and London Ref MR4550 Salary up to £55,000 + Benefits This is a wonderful opportunity for an experienced Principal Engineer to join a growing,... bonuses, career progression prospects plus a relocation package. In order to be considered for this Principal Rail Engineer role you will; * Have a minimum of 2,1 degree in Civil or Structural ... and develop the business In order to be considered for this Principal Rail Engineer role and other similar roles within the TRANSPORTATION sector please call Mikaela on Phone number removed or email ... award winning, multidisciplinary engineering consultancy in well-established teams in Ipswich, Cardiff and London. The Rail team works on a vast array of interesting projects for Network Rail...

  3. Mechanical Engineer (Rail)

    London | Competitive | From Scantec Personnel Limited

    The Senior Mechanical Engineer (Rail) will interact with various internal and external contacts and contribute to the delivery of projects within time, quality and budget constraints. Working... closely with the Senior Engineer, as a member of the Mechanical services design team your objectives will include: * Design and specify all aspects of mechanical building services in accordance with current guidelines, standards and regulations * Contribute to the design planning, resourcing and fee planning of specific project teams * Contribute to the development of the mechanical services department as required Technical experience will include: * Proven track record in mechanical services design, in particular the following market sectors: o Transportation, including rail...

  4. Civil / Rail Engineer

    York | £26000 - £33000 per annum + benefits | From McGinley Construction, Engineering & Property

    Civil / Rail Engineers required at various levels by York based Consultants. You will be a civil engineering graduate with a minimum of 3 years post graduate experience. Responsibilities of this... attain Chartered Engineer status and develop industry knowledge though affiliations and continuing education. Market leading salary and benefits packages available This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/JobSeeking/Civil--Rail-Engineer_job62826030 ...

  5. Civil Engineer - Rail

    York | Competitive | From Hyder Consulting (UK) Limited

    Civil Engineer - Rail York Representing approximately 16% of our global business, the railway sector is one of our core markets, a position it has held throughout our 150 year history. We... the Rail industries highest calibre Civil Design Engineers to further enhance our status and yours. We have an enviable reputation in the delivery of some of the UK's most prestigious and challenging schemes and we are currently working on behalf of Network Rail, Rail Operating Companies and Contractors throughout the UK on Grip 2 to 8 stages of major infrastructure projects, designing ... pride ourselves on delivering new and exciting resolutions for rail infrastructure design and construction schemes. Our Rail Team continues to add to their impressive list of project awards...

  6. Project Engineer - Rail

    Burton-On-Trent | £28k - £32k pa | From Shorterm Limited

    Job title: Project Engineer - Rail Job location: Burton upon Trent Salary: circa £30,000 per annum My client is one of the largest suppliers of passenger rail products and services in the UK.... Specialising in power-train equipment they supply to a large number of customers throughout the country. I am currently recruiting for a Project Engineer to join their engineering team based in Staffordshire. Desirable Skills: * Self-motivated qualified practical mechanical engineer with good project solving skills. * A degree in Mechanical Engineering is desirable but not essential. * Familiar with rail vehicle drivetrains, engines and transmissions is desirable but not essential * The ability to prioritize and plan effectively * The ability to work under pressure and to deadlines...

  7. Structural Engineer - Rail

    Bristol | £1 pa | From Rullion Engineering Ltd

    Structural Engineers required for major Engineering Consultancy to work on rail projects in the South West. International multi-discipline consultancy offering excellent career progression.... Currently involved in providing engineering support to some of the major and complex UK Rail projects planned. Salary negotiable depending on experience + excellent benefits package. Requirements: These roles are ideally suited to career minded and technically advanced Structural Engineers. To be considered for a role, you will need to demonstrate the following credentials: * Degree qualified in an engineering discipline * Strong structural design experience, with rail industry experience being a significant advantage * Experience of working on projects in a professional services...

  8. Graduate Engineers - Rail

    London | Competitive | From Amey Plc

    What is the purpose of this role? Following our rail specific rotation programme, this flexible scheme will provide you with the opportunity to work on a variety of rail projects, enabling you... the support you receive to increase your wider business knowledge and career development. You will be working with Rail industry experts who will provide you with guidance and mentoring, as well as ... engineering and technical consultancy within the UK and a major provider of design services within the rail. Amey’s clients rely on a service that manages, improves, and maximises the performance of a vast ... deliver and shape the rail market both now and for the future and become the next generation of professionals in the industry. If you have determination, adaptability and an ambition to become...

  9. Electrical Engineer (Rail)

    London | £320 - £455 dependent on skill level | From Reed Property and Construction (NEW)

    Reed's Rail division are currently looking for an experienced Electrical Discipline Engineer (design) based in London on an initial 6 month contract as part of the Cooling the Tube... design computer packages, e.g. Amtech, Dialux etc. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Electrical Engineer to join a major rail project in London on an initial 6 month contract ... programme. Role overview: The Electrical Engineer will provide a full electrical design service through to project completion. In addition, you will also provide professional and technical support on electrical engineering issues to the project teams ensuring effective and efficient delivery of projects to time, budget and quality. Responsibilities: 1. Identification and production...

  10. Fire Engineer - Rail

    London | Neg | From Logic Engagements Ltd

    * To review Contractor deliverables against procedures and Employers requirements * Provide support to Engineering Managers in the specialist area of Fire Services * Provide technical advice to... valves and all matters related to such equipment, as described and specifically detailed in the contractor strategies and specifications. 1 Key Competences The CRL MEP Fire Engineers are able to...

  11. Graduate Engineers - Rail

    United Kingdom | 20000 - 24999 | From Amey Group Services Ltd

    What is the purpose of this role? Following our rail specific rotation programme, this flexible scheme will provide you with the opportunity to work on a variety of rail projects, enabling you to... the support you receive to increase your wider business knowledge and career development. You will be working with Rail industry experts who will provide you with guidance and mentoring, as well as ... engineering and technical consultancy within the UK and a major provider of design services within the rail. Amey's clients rely on a service that manages, improves, and maximises the performance ... of the team that help to deliver and shape the rail market both now and for the future and become the next generation of professionals in the industry.If you have determination, adaptability and an ambition...

  12. Civil/ Structural Rail Engineer

    Central London | £35,000 - £45,000 | From JustEng Recruitment

    My client is offering a wonderful opportunity for a Civil/Structural Rail Engineer to join a successful, growing Civil and Structural design Consultancy in a well-established team. Under the... guidance of a senior engineer, you will be responsible for the production of feasibility, preliminary and detailed design calculations working on Network Rail and Amco Rail projects as part of the BCDP framework. The selected candidate will be invited to join a vibrant Rail team and offered the chance to work on a variety of projects fluctuating in size and scope. To be considered for this Civil/Structural Rail position you will * have gained a degree (B.Eng, M.Eng or equivalent) in Civil or Structural Engineering * -You will have gained a minimum of 3 years' experience working in...

  13. Civil Engineer/ Bridge/ Rail

    Godalming | £32k - 45k per year | From Appoint Group

    Chartered / Senior Engineer ( Civils & Rail ) Surrey £32k - £45k DOE Permanent We are actively recruiting for a Chartered Engineer or near Chartered / Senior level Engineer to work with... a reputable consultancy based in Surrey. This consultancy is currently going through an exciting period of growth and is seeking a motivated, passionate and talented engineer to join the team, grow with the company and also grow as an individual. The ideal candidate: * Experienced in Civil Engineering and / or Bridge Design within the Rail Industry * Able to work to Network Rail standards * Knowledge / understanding of a range of structural materials * Proficient with AutoCAD The role: * Design of civil and structural schemes within the rail industry * Inspections...

  14. Site Engineer- Rail, Civil Engineering

    North London | £30k - 35k per year + excellent company benefits | From General ATA Posting

    Site Engineer/Sub Agent Location: Essex Salary: £30,000-£35,000 per annum depending on experience +excellent company benefits Job Type: Permanent The role I am currently seeking an... experienced Site Engineer with a minimum of 1 years' experience working on Rail civil engineering projects. You will be working on the following; over and under bridge construction, repairs ... construction and renewals. Experience Required - Experience working on multiple jobs with a value of £20,000-£4,000,000 - Setting out and surveying experience - Experience working on Rail civil engineering projects- at least 1-2 years' experience - Self-sufficient - Rail civil engineering background - Experience working on Network Rail projects Qualifications Needed - HND/HNC...

  15. Site Engineer- Rail, Civil Engineering

    Golborne | £36k - 38k per year + excellent company benefits | From General ATA Posting

    Site Engineer- Rail, Civil Engineering, Infrastructure Location: Covering works from Preston to Peak District and down to Watford Job Type: Permanent Salary: £36,000-£38,000 per annum... +excellent company benefits Start Date: ASAP The role I am urgently seeking an experienced Site Engineer. Projects include; civil engineering, electrification, station infrastructure, lineside works, tunnels, underground railways and removal of redundant rail. Experience Required - Setting out experience - Experience working on Bridge projects - Rail background - Experience working on structures - Civil Engineering background - Earthworks and Drainage experience Qualifications needed - CSCS- gold card - PTS- preferable - HNC or HND or Degree in Civil Engineering To be...

  16. Senior Rail Civil Engineer

    Sheffield | £30000 - £43000 per annum | From Critical Project Resourcing Limited

    We are currently looking for a Senior Rail Civil/Structural Engineer to be based within the Sheffield area. This is for one the leading consultancies whom are working on some of the most prominent... projects within industry, such as Crossrail. You will be part of team that will be delivering Rail Civil/Structural Engineering designs, ranging from station structures to level crossings ... . For this position Chartership isn`t a must, and the relevant consultancy will support Engineers approaching this status. However, a strong consultancy background is required working within Civil/Structures, preferably rail. If this position is of interest then don`t hesitate to contact Sebastian on Phone number removed or Email address removed 1 Links: ------ 1 mailto:Email address...

  17. Senior Rail Safety Engineer

    Cardiff | Neg | From Electus Recruitment Solutions

    Senior Rail Safety Engineer Bristol, Bath, Chippenham, Corsham Area. Competitive Salary or Rate (DOE) ASAP Our client is one of the UK's leading specialist safety engineering... consultancies and has instigated a significant growth strategy over the next three years. As part of this growth strategy, they are required to expand their existing Rail Systems and Safety capability. The Senior Rail Safety Engineer will join a team of Safety and Reliability Engineers working for various client contracts across the UK. The Rail Safety Engineer will be developing overall strategies to ensure safety and reliability projects are delivered to various clients within Rail, Signalling, future control and infrastructure domains. They will identify Hazards define design safety...

  18. Graduate Civil Engineer - Rail

    Warrington | Competitive | From Hyder Consulting (UK) Limited

    Graduate Civil Engineer - Rail Warrington The railway sector is one of Hyder's core markets, a position it has held throughout our 150 year history, and we pride ourselves on delivering new and... recruit high a calibre Graduate Civil Engineer to work in our UK Rail design team based in Warrington working on a wide portfolio of schemes throughout the UK and ensure we meet the demanding workload ... Desirable Experience: * Some work experience gained via a work placement / year in industry * Knowledge of the UK rail sector Duties & Responsibilities: Reporting to the Team Leader / Senior Engineer within ... exciting resolutions for rail infrastructure schemes. We have recently extended our UK coverage and established a new Rail operation based out of our regional office in East Kilbride, Scotland...

  19. Associate Civil Engineer - Rail

    Birmingham | £55000.00 - £65000.00 pa | From Consort Group

    Pell Frischmann are the largest family-held firm of consulting engineers in the UK. Unique to our size, being independently owned means that every individual member of staff is close to the... decision-makers who run the business. We are seeking to recruit a talented, enthusiastic, dedicated and experienced Associate Engineer to join our Civil / Structural team in Birmingham office ... . Candidates should have a range of UK experience in rail projects and be familiar with design and assessment using Network Rail standards in relation to structural schemes, Eurocodes and their ... efficient direction to graduates. Current work includes feasibility through to the construction for highway bridges and rail bridges along with various other civil structures projects for a variety...

  20. Project Engineer (Rail Fixed Telecoms)

    York | | From Siemens Public Limited Company

    Job ID: 177130 Job Family: Engineering Organisation: Mobility Mode of Employment: Full time only Project Engineer - Fixed Telecoms Reporting to the Engineering Manager (Fixed Telecoms), the... Project Engineer undertakes the day to day responsibility for management and delivery of the engineering aspects of Fixed Telecoms tenders and projects within agreed timescales and budgeted costs ... internal and external customers, industry associations, suppliers and partners. * Responsible for maintaining and developing their own professional competence and mentoring engineers through the Chartered ... ? * Degree or equivalent in relevant subject. * Chartered Engineer or equivalent status. * IRSE Telecoms Project Engineer/Engineering Manager Licence. * Leadership and Management of project...

Rail engineers build and service the mechanical and electrical systems on train engines and in rolling stock. They work with other trades people including carpenters and electricians.

Who can I work for?

You can work for train operating companies, London Underground, tram companies, rail freight and leasing firms and engineering companies who are contracted by the rail operators.

Where and when can I work?

You will typically work a standard 37-hour week, but you will work it in shifts so this could mean weekend or overnight work. You will be based either in a rail depot or workshop.

What can I earn?

Junior rail engineers start on anything between £9,000 and £15,000. Salaries rise to about £30,000 with experience.

What are the benefits?

You could receive free or discounted rail travel.

Are there chances of promotion?

There are excellent career progression opportunities for experienced rail engineers and you could go on to becomes maintenance team leader or engineering workshop manager.

What will I be responsible for?

Building new engines and carriages, fitting out new carriages with upholstery, lighting, control panels and communication systems, inspecting bodywork, roofs and under-carriages for wear and tear or damage, repairs and replacements, carrying out regular maintenance checks on systems such as brakes and couplings and writing reports and updating maintenance records.

Do I need any experience?

Experience as a mechanical fitter, electrician or craftsperson in another industry is essential. You'll also have to pass a medical exam to test your physical fitness, eyesight, colour vision and hearing.

There are apprenticeships available within the industry and these are a great way to get on-the-job training.

What attributes are needed?

You will need excellent mechanical and electrical skills and the ability to work both as part of a team and alone. Excellent communication skills are a must as are a flexible attitude to work and a high level of physical fitness.