Principal Engineer/ Civil Engineer - Rail

  • Job Reference: 488923
  • Date Posted: 6 March 2023
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  • Location: Ipswich
  • Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Civil/Structural Engineer – Rail

Great opportunity for an experienced  Principal/ Civil/ Structural Engineer to join an established Suffolk- based engineering practice, delivering specialist engineering consultancy service to clients nationwide.

Principal Engineer will be responsible for delivery of safe and compliant civil engineering design & technical support of rail projects across the UK.
Our Client in looking for individuals who are keen to make a difference, support positive change and enhance their career. You'll receive support in reaching your full potential and realistic progression opportunities. 

  • Technical design of railway Civil Engineering structures.
  • Carrying out site inspections & reporting.
  • Managing and leading design team.
  • Structural design in the main materials.
  • Asset management support.
  Required to be successful:
  • Professionally qualified- Bachelors or Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering or a related subject.
  • Experience of civil and structural design rail (projects are varied i.e. station/ platform work, bridges, new depots)
  • Working knowledge of the relevant legislation and guidelines including the Design Manual for Roads and Bridges, British and European Standards, Eurocodes and Codes of Practice.
  • Consultancy background.
  • Exceptional interpersonal and team management skills.