Senior Project Engineer

  • Location

    Birmingham, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Rail Jobs and Transportation

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  • Salary:

    Up to £475.00 per day

  • Contact:

    Rail Technical Team

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Brief description

To lead and manage the use of appropriate engineering standards in relation to design and construction, on all projects within the national programme so they comply with legislation. To monitor whether suitably qualified and experienced staff are employed to control engineering aspects of all projects within the functional discipline. Significant experience in managing teams.

Job Skills, Experience and Qualifications
* Significant experience in engineering disciplines, ideally with involvement in construction and design projects across multi discipline areas
* Technical qualifications to at least HNC level or equivalent
* Membership of a relevant professional institution
* Experience of contracting
* Knowledge of structuring safety cases in support of projects
* Knowledge of safety management and quality assurance
* Understanding of the arrangements required for the independent assessment of works
* Accident investigation experience

* CSM risk evaluation and assessment
* CEng Chartered Engineer - Civil (MICE) or Structural Engineering (MIStructE)
* Detailed Knowledge of Earthworks and Earth retaining structure design and Construction, Bridge design and construction and Station Infrastructure design & construction
* Knowledge of railway infrastructure and interdependencies of asset types
* Appreciation of environmental issues in engineering works