Senior Engineer (civil/ structural)

  • Location

    Greater Manchester, England

  • Sector:

    Rail Field Engineer

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  • Salary:

    £350 - £420 per day

  • Contact:

    Rail Technical Team

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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We currently have an opportunity for a Senior Engineer to join one of our leading rail clients, supporting an electrification project in the North West.

* Undertake duties for which the CRE has delegated authority, examples are review task briefs, sign off Quality Check Sheets as accepted.

* Plan and hold constructability and design reviews.

* Review, respond and/or escalate site queries. Ensure register of queries is maintained and issued weekly

* Directly manage Engineers and Assistant Engineers.
* Track and produce weekly report on progress of entry into service paperwork e.g. As builts (redline mark-ups) QCS, ITP, Form E's

* Undertake regular audits of installed OLE and relevant assurance paperwork.
* Support construction teams by attending/instigating construction readiness reviews.
* Work with Construction managers to maintain an accurate completion register.
* Implement Project Procedures e.g. Non-Conformance procedure.
* Support development of Engineers and Assistant engineers.
* Coordinate with Engineers from other disciplines to expedite project completion
Relevant Key Processes:
* To possess a thorough knowledge of the current technology and a complete understanding of all the technical requirements.

Competence Profile
Essential Skills, Qualifications and Training:
* Degree in a relevant Engineering Discipline
* 5 years + experience in Civil and/or Structural Engineering Construction
* Knowledge of Temporary Works and relevant legislation specifically detailed working knowledge of BS5975
* Understanding of and experience in the use of applicable Standards
* Knowledge of applicable Health and Safety legislation
* Competent to use relevant tools and equipment

Desirable Skills, Qualifications and Training:
* Chartered Engineer
* Member of a relevant Professional Institution.