Chartered Civil Engineer Rail

2019-09-09 13:42:032019-10-06 Calibre Search
Job Type Permanent
Location Cardiff
Area Wales, UK Cardiff
Sector Construction, Property & Consulting - Highways Transportation & Rail
Salary £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Start Date ASAP
Advertiser Daniel Brokenshire
Job Ref 18896
Job Views 39

The Role

  • Engaging with and developing good working relationships with multiple internal and external stakeholders, including Network Rail / local authorities / Tier 1 contractors' clients and other disciplines
  • Mange delivery teams
  • Act as Contractors Responsible Engineer (CRE) - Design
  • Help to develop the production of drawings, reports and specifications
  • Scope and supervise surveys
  • Input to and preparation of bids and proposals
  • Providing technical guidance and mentoring to junior members of the team.

Essential Skills and Knowledge

  • Experience of working in the UK rail industry with knowledge of Network Rail standards and approval processes.
  • Acted as CRE (Design) for Rail Engineering projects.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to communicate with a variety of audience using different mediums.
  • Able to work as part of a multidisciplinary team comprising planners, designers, engineers and technicians, providing technical guidance to less experienced members of the team.
  • Manage own and others time, ensuring deliverables to agreed deadlines and within budget.
  • Proven ability to write accurate, clear, high quality reports.
  • Ability to respond to Project Manager and Client requests and meet challenging deadlines.


  • Engineering degree in a relevant discipline.
  • Chartered Member of the Institute of Civil Engineers or equivalent, or close to Chartership.
  • Experience in delivering and managing all stages of multi-disciplinary engineering projects from initial studies through to detailed design.
  • Typically, around 3-5 years' experience working in the rail sector.

Desirable Skills and Knowledge

  • Management and consulting skills and knowledge are desirable.
  • Highly motivated and willing to take on new challenges.
  • Commercial awareness and an interest in the financial success of projects as well as engineering
  • Experience of Railway station developments desirable.

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