Rolling Stock Testing Support Project Manager

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Rail Jobs and Transportation

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  • Salary:

    Up to £0.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Rail Technical Team

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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  • Client:


Morson international is recruiting for a Rolling stock Testing Support Project Manager the role is to support the CCOS Testing & Commissioning in London plus interfacing with testing in Derby and Melton Mowbray.


  • Work as part of a small team based in London with occasional visits to sites
  • Work collaboratively and robustly with other teams and suppliers to develop and deliver the integrated testing and commissioning plan for the CCOS.
  • Actively manage the client to ensure they deliver their commitments required to allow the successful testing and commissioning of the CCOS.
  • Work alongside Crossrail's Testing & Commissioning teams ensuring that any quality related issues are fed-back and suitably addressed.
  • Influence supplier conduct and behaviour in the areas of Testing and Quality Assurance to ensure that programme milestones can be achieved in a timely manner, to the required quality.
  • Highlight any specific Risk and Safety concerns and be actively involved in providing mitigating solutions.
  • The role supports a programme that includes night and weekend testing activity and will require occasional on-call support out of normal office hours.
  • Take reasonable care of your own and others' health and safety and of those who may be affected in the day-to-day delivery of this role by taking personal responsibility for working to the Crossrail Target Zero principles.
  • Promote equality in the workplace and adopt appropriate behaviour when interacting with colleagues
  • Take necessary care to properly protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of corporate information from unauthorised disclosure, modification or destruction. Never knowingly put information or information systems at risk.

Person Specification

  • Knowledge of / proven success in project management of rail infrastructure delivery projects.
  • Strong project management ability including knowledge of schedule management, risk / issue management, budgetary control, approvals & acceptance, quality and safety matters.
  • Educated to HNC or Degree level in a mechanical, electrical discipline or equivalent.
  • Membership of a professional engineering, project management or railway operating institution would be beneficial.
  • Chartered Engineer or working towards Chartered status would be advantageous.
  • Awareness of safety regime within railway industry, railway operations, engineering and manufacturing.