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Principal Track Engineer

Remote Working
Remote Working
£60,000 to £68,000
Job Type
7 Sep 2022
Interested in being a founding and senior member of a new track team in an Employee owned business? Want to work on international projects? You ll have the opportunity to take on big responsibilities and contribute to the founding principles of the team culture and identity. You will work on a wide variety of projects covering Freight, Metro, Light Rail and Passenger Rail. These will be significantly sized projects, with design fees in the tens of millions. You ll help to drive the technical direction of engineering teams, mentor and develop less experienced Engineers and Technicians and support your counterparts in Australia and North America, gaining exposure to new design codes and construction methods. Whilst your core skill areas will centre around technical knowledge and capability, you will have the opportunity to help with business and client development. This is a hybrid position so you can work from home and an office, although you will ideally be able to easily commute to either York or London as these will be the two centres of excellence . Other office locations are Guildford, Stockport, Leeds, Nottingham, Newcastle, and Ellesmere Port What do you need to be successful? An Honours Degree in a relevant subject Considerable experience in the development and design of track including complex alignments, junctions, turnouts and crossovers Understanding of how other rail disciplines may influence the successful implementation of design ideas. Be conversant with common UK track design standards, Eurocodes and leading industry analysis and design software including Bentley MicroStation and OpenRail Experience of working within a 3D design environment Salary would be between 60,000 to 68,000 per annum with a comprehensive benefits package which includes: An enhanced pension contribution Income protection cover Life assurance Private medical insurance Professional membership subscription 25 days holiday with the option to purchase up to an additional 4 weeks leave There are also various additional benefits that you can take such as discounted gym membership, season ticket loans, health care cash plan etc People Group is an equal opportunity employer. We embrace diversity and are committed to promoting an inclusive environment for both our clients and employees
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  • Job Reference: 706063243-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: People Group Limited
    People Group Limited
  • Location: London
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £60,000 to £68,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent