Civils Construction CRE | Rail

  • Job Reference: 00000709-1
  • Date Posted: 14 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Linbrooke
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  • Location: Sheffield
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction, Engineering & Design
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

About The Role

Linbrooke Services provide high quality Telecommunications, Civil, Power and Minor Civil Engineering solutions to the Rail Industry. The purpose of this role is to lead the engineering delivery and to manage the site activities of the civil engineering elements of projects to ensure adherence to specification matched to delivery within timescale and budget.

Key Duties & Responsibilities

As part of your day to day role, you are responsible for the following:

  • Provide technical leadership to the civil engineering resources of Linbrooke and its partner / sub contractors on the portfolio of projects where the role is allocated as the project engineer / CRE as appropriate.
  • Participate in training and personal development activities as required
  • Support specific business initiatives as required
  • Develop Risk Assessments to identify Risks and Hazards and advise on adequate control measures to ensure identified risks are brought down to an acceptable level
  • Undertake the duties of CRE in accord with personal competence.
  • Ensure that the requirements of the Linbrooke and customer Document Control systems are met in accord with the direction of the responsible Linbrooke Project Manager:
  • Responsible for ensuring the completion of civil engineering tasks / activities and delivery activities are achieved in accordance with agreed engineering standards whilst attaining quality, budget targets within timescale constraints.
  • Responsible for leading all project team dialogue and delivery on engineering matters / deliverables for civil project works
  • Responsible for leading all project team dialogue and delivery on civil engineering matters / deliverables when engaged on multifunctional project works
  • Responsible for leading the relationship with the client DPE or equivalent role for all civil engineering matters
  • Responsible for ensuring that civil design, construction and test & commissioning deliverables remain coordinated both in technical content and in timeframe and where appropriate coordinated with other functions / discipline’s deliverables
  • Responsible for ensuring that the adequate quality and timeliness of presentation of civil engineering deliverables to the client for acceptance or approval
  • Ensure that adequate civil engineering knowledge regarding the project scope is available to all project team members
  • Ensure that the project operates an appropriate document control process for all engineering deliverables management
  • Ensure that accurate as built drawings and health and safety file information is produced as appropriate and returned to the customer via the approved means / processes
  • Ensure that all project related engineering tasks / activities are robustly planned and resourced in accord with timescale and budget constraint
  • Ensure that changes to engineering scope are captured and as relevant escalated to the project manager for action in accord with the contract
  • Ensure that the following documentation has been provided, understood, and acknowledged prior to undertaking engineering delivery works :-
    • Work Package Plans
    • Task Briefing Sheets
    • SSOW Packs
    • Project specific documentation, including drawings, SIGTAN’s, PAN’s, and TI’s
    • Programme of works and a reporting schedule are available
    • Correct materials and consumables are available
    • Specialist tools and resources are available
  • Brief project documentation to employees as identified
  • Identify project specific requirements for any permits or specific access requirements
  • Identify and action with resource owners any requirements for specialist tools and equipment required for the programme delivery
  • Ensure that orders are in place for all engineering deliverables / activities and provide timely and accurate reporting to the Linbrooke Project Manager upon targets and progress
  • Identify project requirements and work with other project engineers to forecast and plan specialist skills / resources

The above list is not exhaustive, and you will occasionally be asked to undertake additional duties where it is reasonable and appropriate.

Essential Attributes & Skills

  • Knowledge of applicable Civils standards
  • ATW
  • Experienced in NR PDSW 019

Desirable Attributes & Skills

  • Sufficient underpinning knowledge of discipline specific technical skills
  • Sufficient underpinning knowledge of discipline specific non-technical skills


All shifts, including weekends and nights


We have set out to be the market leader in technology and connectivity integration across UK infrastructure.

We will draw upon our core values and out-perform others, delivering excellence through customer responsiveness, collaboration, and innovation. In doing so we will create a sustainable future for our people and our customers, reshaping and influencing the industries we operate in.

Working in partnership with our customer we intend to achieve the extraordinary.



When you join Linbrooke, you are entitled to our outstanding benefits and wellbeing plan as part of your position.

Hybrid Working: Find the right balance that works for you. Depending on your role*, you will be entitled to work 2/5 days from home.

Health & Wellbeing: Supercharged health and wellbeing plan by Westfield Health and EAP employee assistance programme.

Fitness & Rewards: Fitness discounts with My Gym and Westfield Health Rewards. Stay on top of your game and save £££.

Community: Volunteering is big at Linbrooke. You can take 1 day off work to support causes you believe in. And you will get paid for doing it.

Sick Pay: Income protection for up to 6 weeks in 12 month period. So when you are unwell you don't have to worry about your finances.

Death In Service: In the unfortunate event of death, your nominated beneficiaries will receive a tax-free lump sum equivalent to a two-year salary.

*If your application is successful we will discuss hybrid working arrangements with you during the interview.





All employees must be able to speak the English language with fluency with good oral and written skills. Fluency relates to a person's language proficiency and their ability to speak with confidence and accuracy, using accurate sentence structures and vocabulary. For those whose first language is a signed language, all reasonable adjustments will be made.

Comply at all times with the requirements of Linbrooke Services’ HSEQ policies and in accordance with the Health & Safety at Work Act. Delivery of all work in accordance with Linbrooke Services’ quality procedures and customer standards and specifications. Support the business during quality audits and demonstrate compliance.