Senior E&P Engineer

  • Job Reference: 00001396-1
  • Date Posted: 7 March 2023
  • Recruiter: RBDStride
  • Website:
  • Location: York
  • Salary: £30,000 to £55,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Car allowance
  • Sector: Engineering & Design, Other Rail Jobs
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Are you looking for the next step in your career? Are you looking for great job satisfaction, or are you simply looking to step into a position that will offer an excellent project portfolio?

We are currently recruiting for a Senior E&P design Engineer to join an established and busy in-house design team specializing in E&P Engineering projects within the rail sector.

Our client has a secured a number of long term Frameworks with key clients in the rail sector and are now looking to further expand their Design team, to deliver optimum design solutions.

We are now looking to get in touch with experience rail orientated E&P Design Engineers to join an excellent in-house design team, to provide excellent design solutions to major projects within York.

As a Senior E&P Design Engineer, you will have responsibility for the development of technical solutions within the trams budgetary, program and quality requirements.

Your day to day role will include:

  • Using initiative and confidence to put forward solutions based on sound engineering principles.
  • Challenge the brief, enabling innovative development of unambiguous engineering solutions from feasibility through to detailed design.
  • Design and Checking of engineering solutions.
  • Production of clear, consistent, referenced calculations, reports and sketches to current CoP and Standards.
  • Clear communication of design philosophy and requirements with other team members.
  • Design representative at meetings with the project team and/or external Clients and Stakeholders.
  • Appreciation of the team’s financial, quality and programme targets.
  • Promote safe working practices in all areas.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Minimum BEng / BSc Degree level of education in a relevant subject area.
  • Sentinel Personal Track Safety (PTS) competence in both AC and DC.
  • E&P project design experience in a rail environment
  • Candidates from a rail E&P engineering design background with experience in client / contractor or consultancy organisations will be considered.
  • Working knowledge of relevant British standards/ BS7671 / 18TH Edition wiring regulations/Railway Group standards/Network Rail standards plus preferred an understanding of LUL standards.
  • Full working knowledge of MicroStation/ProjectWise/Hevacomp/Amtech/DIALux and all relevant software packages.

If you would like more information regarding this fantastic opportunity, please apply to the role or alternatively give Hayley Burns a call on 02392 322 375.