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Design Engineer - Rail

  • Location: Redhill, Surrey
  • Sector: Civil Engineering & Infrastructure, Rail
  • Position: CAD Technician, Design Engineer
  • Salary: £33 - £36 per day
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: 6554_1532098733
This vacancy has now expired.
Job description

PSR Solutions are currently recruiting for a Design Engineer to work for a Tier 1 Rail contractor in the Redhill area!

Reporting into the Engineering Manager, you will be involved in the designing of structural and minor civils' works (rail structures, bridge re-modifications, cable route works etc.) projects from inception to design completion, as part of a busy design office.

What you'll be doing

As Design Engineer, you will:
  • Prepare and review technical reports and draft specifications for remedial and improvement works
  • Prepare calculations, drawings, technical specifications, and technical reports to support the design, assessment, survey or investigation carried out as determined by the nature of the tasks given
  • Coordinating site investigations and liaising with internal and external clients
  • Undertake detailed design and prepare supporting documentation including drawings, technical workscopes and risk assessments


Who we're looking for

We are looking for a candidate with specific Rail structures and minor civils design experience.
  • Must have a recognised degree in Civil or Structural Engineer. Candidates should be professionally registered with the Engineering Council as an Incorporated Engineer and working towards Membership of the I.C.E
  • HNC only acceptable when coupled with a minimum of 5 years of experience in design and/or construction with the emphasis on railway structure design and maintenance
  • Must have Microstation experience
  • Appreciation of construction methods and materials
  • Must hasve a good working knowledge of Group Standards/Health and Safety legislation, including CDM regulations, and how it impacts on the industry
  • Knowledge of engineering drawing practices
  • Should be competent in CAD and familiar with Structure Analysis package (STAADpro of similar)
  • Experience in the detailed facets of engineerign for their particular discipline. Has delivered solutions to engineering problems in the design and build environment


If you are interested in hearing more about this position - please contact James Clarke on 0203 800 0050. Alternatively, please submit your CV