Rail Civil Engineer

  • Job Reference: 00002718-1
  • Date Posted: 10 March 2023
  • Recruiter: Vannin Solutions
  • Website: http://www.vanninsolutions.co.uk
  • Location: Maidstone, Kent
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Pension, Life Insurance, Holiday
  • Sector: Engineering & Design
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

We’re seeking a Rail Civil Engineer to join the team of a well-regarded Civil Engineering company in the railway and power industries. This company has a track record of delivering projects on time and on budget and pride themselves on being approachable, friendly and supportive.

Working as a Rail Civil Engineer within this company, you will be based in and around locations in the South East of England in the Kent and Surrey areas.


·      Managing civil engineering projects of all scales on target and on budget

·      Reviewing and authorising technical drawings and engineering plans

·      Carrying out site investigations

·      Reviewing and implementing temporary work designs

·      Evaluating and verifying data such as maps, reports, tests etc

·      Evaluating potential risks in respect of materials, costs etc

·      Ensuring compliance with H&S, guidelines, regulations, etc

·      Overseeing procurement of materials

·      Reading, managing and interpreting design documents

·      Resolving technical issues as required

·      Providing feedback to the team

·      Completion of handback documentation


Rail Civil Engineer Role Requirements:

·      2 years’ experience in railway civil engineering

·      HV feeder and substation experience (desirable)

·      BA in Civil Engineering

·      Driving licence

·      Great leadership skills, the ability to solve problems, communicate effectively and a willingness to learn and develop


Benefits of the role:

·      22 days holiday per year plus bank holidays (entitlement increases with service)

·      Based in locations in Surrey and Kent in the South East of England

·      Pension

·      Life assurance

·      Wellness programme and volunteering

·      Free car parking on site

·      Travel expenses paid

·      Cycle to work scheme