Position: Senior/Principal Engineer - E&P - Rail Engineering


Senior Engineer – Rail Engineering.


Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Take ownership and responsibility for the completion of technical and engineering tasks associated with a particular project in accordance with agreed quality, budget and timescales constraints.
  • Act in the role of Contractors Responsible Engineer (CRE) for the discipline of electrification & plant for allocated projects.
  • Act as on track plant co-ordinator
  • Ensure that all reasonable care is taken to ensure that work is conducted professionally and safely and in accordance with agreed standards.
  • Implement processes and procedures described within the clients management system for projects / bids.
  • Prepare technical, cost and programme information to support projects/bids.Prepare bills of quantities / materials requests as necessary.
  • Prepare complex designs to support projects / bids.
  • Prepare technical workscopes and remit sub-contractors as appropriate for project/bids.
  • Liaise and assist the HSQE team to ensure due regard is given to safety / quality and environmental issues associated with projects/bids.
  • Assist with test and commissioning activities under instruction from the PICOT.



  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Excellent team member with organisational and time management skills.
  • IT literate – Microsoft Office including CAD software such as AutoCAD, Visio, Microstation J.
  • Thorough knowledge of aspects of telecoms engineering as applied to railway E&P.
  • Excellent understanding and appreciation of the CDM Regulations.
  • Excellent practical experience and thorough appreciation of system design, development of system design, safety concepts and associated decision making as applied to railway E&P.



  • CRE, or ability to be mentored at CRE
  • Ability to travel as required, weekend works as required.  National projects.


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