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  1. AutoCAD Engineer (Rail)

    Cheshire | £28000 - £32000 per annum + Pension | From Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd

    AutoCAD Engineer (Rail) Crewe, Cheshire £28,000 - £32,000 + Pension Are you an AutoCAD Engineer looking to join a household name who can offer industry leading training & progression to... your CV to Design, Engineer, AutoCAD, 2D, 3D, Rail, Infrastructure, Crewe, Cheshire, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, Prototyping, PCB, Midlands, Railway, Rolling Stock ... currently used in the Rail Industry. You will develop relationships with clients to understand their brief and their needs, and then prepare detailed bespoke designs based on their input. This is ... is product development for both Railway Infrastructure and Rolling Stock. This role would suit an AutoCAD Engineer looking for a challenging role within a growing company who can offer training...

  2. Rail Engineer Signalling

    West London | 40 to 65 per year GBP | From London City

    Qualifications: IRSE Design Licence: 1.1.550 (was 1.1.150D) (Signalling Principles Designer) and 1.1.160 (Design Verifier) Responsibilities: o Development of conceptual design o Production of... ... of junior staff o Act as Signalling CRE o Able to carry out Safety Critical Work o UK Signalling Principles Design Engineer skills including knowledge of relevant standards, design processes and procedures o Experience of using appropriate industry standard CAD packages o Extensive experience of UK heavy rail signalling design at both outline (NR GRIP 3 to 4) and detailed design (NR GRIP 5+) level...

  3. Safety Engineer- RAIL

    Milton Keynes | COMPETITIVE DAILY RATE | From Talascend

    Talascend is currently seeking a Safety Engineer (Rail Innovation and Development Centre (RIDC) for a Contract opportunity in Milton Keynes Duties/Responsibilities: - To lead and support the... - Understanding of Safety legislation and ROGS. - Knowledge of risk management techniques and understanding of risk management processes. Desirable - Proven experience in rail operations...

  4. Rail Engineer/Signalling

    South West London | £45.00 - £65.00 per hour + Negotiable | From AndersElite

    Qualifications: IRSE Design Licence: 1.1.550 (was 1.1.150D) Responsibilities: * Development of conceptual design Production of engineering design and detail in accordance with the... Safety Critical Work UK Signalling Principles Design Engineer skills including knowledge of relevant standards, design processes and procedures Experience of using appropriate industry standard CAD packages Extensive experience of UK heavy rail signalling design at both outline (NR GRIP 3 to 4) and detailed design (NR GRIP 5+) level * Experience of signalling design checking * IRSE Design Licence ... policy can be viewed on our website at anderselite .com /non-discrimination-policy This job was originally posted as ...

  5. Structural Engineer (Rail)

    London | Unspecified NEG£ | From FastTrack Management Services (London) Ltd

    This company have identified the need for a talented and high quality Senior Engineer to strengthen the Rail delivery team in the London office. Their workload is exciting and diverse and... Network Rail, London Underground and Docklands Light Railway) The company are looking for an engineer who can play an important role in rail projects through their complete life cycle, from tender ... designing most or all of the below: - Rail structures and buildings - Retaining structures - Foundations - Over, under and footbridges - Culverts and crossings - Earth ... workloads and direct graduate engineers - Ability to assist with fee proposals, monitor project progress and spend - Ability to work independently and see tasks through to completion with minimal...

  6. Quality Engineer -Rail

    Melksham | £38k - 45k per year + Ex benefits | From Manucomm Recruitment

    Quality Engineer – Rail Manufacturer Nr Chippenham, Wiltshire £37k-£45K DOE Our Client is experiencing exciting times due to continued growth and expansion and now have an opportunity for an... experienced Quality Engineer, to join the quality department at this world leading rail manufacturer The role.. As an experienced Quality Engineer you will be accountable for managing Customer ... of QM module on SAP is preferable. • Competent user of Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Visio). • Rail/automotive/aerospace or similar industry experience would be advantageous ... -Engineer--Rail_job62259242 ...

  7. Electrical Engineer - Rail

    Midlands | | From Advantage Resourcing

    Electrical Engineer -Rail / East Midlands / Initially 3 Months / Excellent Day Rate - APPLY NOW Excellent opportunity for an Electrical Engineer with a strong understanding of health and safety to... join a leading Transport organisation based in the East Midlands to ensure the safety of all personnel working within live substations and overhead line equipment. The successful candidate will ideally have: -An Electrical Engineering degree or equivalent experience -IOSH or NEBOSH qualification would be beneficial but is not a necessity -Familiarity of working within the rail/tram industry ... Resourcing, 01618718268, Ref: 15218554 Advantage Resourcing is a service driven recruitment consultancy. This job was originally posted as

  8. Rail Control Engineer

    Nottingham | £370.00 - £465.00 p day | From Altrincham

    Job Title Rullion Engineering have a requirement for a Control Engineer with either Rail or Tramlink experience to work with an established Rail company in Nottingham for the period of 3 months......

  9. Electronics Engineer - Rail

    Melksham | £35k - 47k per year + Ex Benefits | From Manucomm Recruitment

    Electronics Engineer - Rail Manufacture NR Chippenham, Wiltshire £35,000-£47,000 DOE + Ex Benefits Due to continued growth and expansion, my client a global market leading rail manufacturer,... has an opportunity for an experienced electronics engineer to join their existing team. The role.. This position requires an experienced Electronics Engineer to develop the next generation of mechatronic electronics products. Working in a dynamic engineering team, there will be involvement from electronics concept design to product manufacturing and qualification.  Key responsibilities ... work initiatives and career progression opportunities. This job was originally posted as ...

  10. Project Engineer - Rail

    London | From £300 to £400 per day | From Vital Human Resources

    Project Engineer – Rail Ultrasonic 6 Month Contract – ongoing to start immediately Up to £300-£400/day Based in London Our client is a well established company.... You will need: Essential Knowledge of Ultrasonic Rail Testing procedures Knowledge of project planning with excellent organisational skills and some document control ... the introduction of Ultrasonic Rail Test Equipment. Achievement of agreed specifications to agreed cost and time Safety, quality and value for money. Interpret business requirements and deliver cost effective solutions. Prepare, review and co-ordinate programme for phasing out the current ultrasonic rail equipment. Administrator equipment trails. Undertake measurement...

  11. Assistant Engineer - Rail

    City Of London | Competitive | From URS Infrastructure & Environment UK Ltd

    We are currently recruiting for an Assistant Engineer to support the Unit Manager and Principal Engineers supporting the delivery of key projects from the Glasgow office. This position is part of... our established rail team in Glasgow and will be involved in key and exciting projects given recent CP5 framework successes secured. The post reports to a Principal Engineer within the team ... necessary. As Assistant/Engineer, your main responsibilities will include the following: Undertake design development tasks associated with multi-disciplinary railway infrastructure projects; Undertake ... of a team; Be committed to Continuing Professional Development (CPD) for self and discipline; Take an active role in the development of younger engineers; Build expertise by developing an overall...

  12. Scada Engineer (Rail)

    Stone, Staffordshire | | From Fircroft Recruitment

    Based Stone, Stafford, Staffordshire Long term positions - 9m plus Project - To replace the existing 3 off Scada system with the single modern Power Scada due to its... the installation & commissioning section for each element (RTU, Comms and Power Scada). This job was originally posted as ...

  13. Rail SCADA Engineer Contract - Warwick

    Northampton | Neg | From telent Technology Services Ltd

    Rail SCADA Engineer Contract - Warwick Role Profile: We are is looking to recruit a SCADA Engineer with Rail experience on a contract basis for the development and integration of SCADA equipment... into a railway environment Key requirements: * Knowledge of SCADA principles and interfaces are required * Ability to produce Site installation and construction supporting documentation * Production of Handover and Operations and Maintenance documentation * Knowledge of operational rail systems interfacing to SCADA including HV Power and distribution, DC traction power, signalling supplies and Electrical Control Centres ...

  14. Senior Civil/Structural Rail Engineer

    City | £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits | From Penguin Recruitment

    Senior Civil/Structural Rail Engineer London Ref MR201562 Salary up to £50,000 + Benefits Due to an expanding workload, my client, a successful, growing, civil and structural design consultancy... are actively seeking a broadly experienced Civil or Structural Engineer who has experience of inspecting and reporting on Network Rail property and line side assets in support of Framework ... salary of up to £50,000 (depending on level of experience) plus benefits and options for career progression. In order to be considered for this Civil/Structural Rail Engineer role you will ... discuss this Senior Civil/Structural Rail Engineer position and other similar roles within the Environmental sector please call MIKAELA on 01792 365100 or email your CV to...

  15. Senior/Principal Bridge-Rail Engineer

    Ipswich | £45000 - £55000 per annum + BENEFITS! | From Penguin Recruitment

    Senior/Principal Bridge-Rail Engineer Ipswich Ref MR0876 Salary up to £55,000 + Benefits Due to an expanding workload within the Rail, Energy, Highways and Infrastructure sectors, my client, a... very successful, growing, Civil and Structural design consultancy, are actively seeking a Senior or Principal level Rail Engineer to join a well established team in Ipswich. You will be a motivated ... to be considered for this Senior or Principal Rail Engineer role you will; -Have gained a degree in Civil or Structural Engineering -You will be Chartered or working towards Chartership -You will ... bonus. In order to discuss this Senior/Principal Rail Engineer role and other similar roles within the Environmental sector please call MIKAELA on 01792 365100 or email your CV to...

  16. Senior Electronic Design Engineer - Rail

    Newcastle Upon Tyne | £35000 - £50000 per annum | From Redline Group Ltd

    Senior Electronic Design Engineer - Rail Advert Ref: RMW-25664/7 Up to £50k + Benefits Newcastle Upon Tyne Senior Electronic Design Engineer - Rail based in Tyne & Wear but commutable from Durham,... application areas that include Rail, Energy and Power Sectors. You will be responsible for developing a range of high performance products that will need be engineered. It is pivotal that you have good communication skills as this role has a level of customer interaction. As an Senior Electronic Design Engineer - Rail you will; - will be degree educated in electronic engineering or equivalent ... projects. For further information regarding the role of Senior Electronic Design Engineer - Rail based in Tyne & Wear please email an up to date CV to rwilcocks@redlinegroup.Com or call Ricky Wilcocks...

  17. Setting Out Engineer (Rail)

    East London | £25000 - £35000 per annum + Car, Pension, Holiday | From DANIEL OWEN ASSOCIATES

    We have a great opportunity for a Site or Setting Out Engineer to start a career in rail. We are currently recruiting for one of the largest rail contractors in the industry who have a full order... book for the next 5yrs. They are looking for someone who has experience in the engineering sector on a civil site which is essential. All applicants must be degree qualified. If you are interested please call Zak on 020 7248 0000 This job was originally posted as ...

  18. Principal Civil / Structural Engineer - Rail

    North Yorkshire | £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits | From McGinley Construction, Engineering & Property

    Our client is now looking to recruit a high calibre Principal Civil / Structural Engineer to be based out of their York office. The Senior or Principal Engineer will take on a key role within the... Rail team in winning work, providing leadership, technical advice and leading by example where appropriate. You will manage projects, meeting budgetary, quality, safety and timeframe targets, while ... computer techniques in your day-to-day work Experience of delivering Design and Build projects is essential Rail experience for this role is essential with a bias/ focus on rail bridge design Network Rail ... related engineering background preferred *Chartered Engineer (MICE or MIStructE) Excellent Salary Package available. This job was originally posted as

  19. Site Engineer- Rail, Civils

    West Midlands | £35k - 37k per year + excellent company benefits | From General ATA Posting

    Site Engineer- Rail, Civils Location: Midlands Job Type: Permanent Salary: £35,000-£37,000 per annum +excellent company benefits Start Date: ASAP The role I am urgently seeking an... experienced Site setting out Engineer to work on an exciting project based around the Midlands. This is a permanent role and you will be working for a main contractor. Experience Required - Setting out experience - Experience working on Rail Civils projects - Strong Rail background - 3 years' experience as a Site Engineer Qualifications needed - CSCS - PTS - HNC, HND or Degree in Civil Engineering To be considered for the role, please forward your CV to Email address removed or call Kimberly Daly on Phone number removed ...

  20. Senior Rail Planning Engineer

    Bristol | £48000.00 - £64000.00 per annum | From Hays

    Senior Rail Planning Engineer I am looking for a self motivated and enthusiastic Senior Rail Planning Engineer who will be responsible for developing fully base lined, resource loaded, labour... KPIs, total float and costing profiles based upon company process guidelines and planning best practice. The successful Senior Rail Planning Engineer will need to have a degree in Engineering as well ... costed and logic linked project schedules in accordance with Project Management and Planning processes. You will need to have planning experience in the rail industry and Primavera P6 Planning ... . Experience working within the rail industry is not essential. If you feel this is the role for you then Please contact me below. Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for...

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.