Senior/Principal Civil/Structural Engineer

Do you want to progress further in your career? Are you looking to take a step-up? Are you keen on bringing members of your current team with you that you already have a proven track record with? Take that Stride and seize the opportunity!



  • Degree in Civil or Structural Engineering
  • Experienced in design and detail of structure and superstructure solutions in Rail
  • Acted in role of CRE
  • Able to work as part of integrated design team and act on instructions from Design Manager
  • Experience in project engagement (GRIP stages 3-8)
  • PTS certificate
  • Demonstrable management of all commercial aspects – cost and value
  • Committed to continuous improvement and learning
  • Either hold professional membership or working towards
  • Proficient in use of spoken and written English language
  • UK citizen or indefinite leave to remain



  • Reporting into the Design Manager
  • CRE duties in accordance with NR/L2/INI/02009
  • Submission of quality design documents in accordance with NR/L2/CIV/003, and collating the key components
  • Liaise with CAD Technicians in production of drawings
  • Input into large multidisciplinary tenders
  • Maintain understanding of commercial aspects of projects and ensure cost control measures
  • Record and track documents electronically and monitor adherence to quality assurance
  • Produce designers risk assessments using variety of forms
  • Provide weekly reports outlining work plans, forecasts, and key achievements
  • Conduct outline design and detailing of Rail civil infrastructure providing accurate and appropriate imagery
  • Produce details, specifications, and calculations for all structural aspects
  • Ensuring designs meet specification and expectation
  • Be innovative and introduce improvements where appropriate to areas of responsibility
  • Working on signalling civils enabling, level crossings, power enabling works, OLE foundations and temporary works.
  • Working with other like-minded engineers and technicians to complete challenging projects throughout the UK.
  • Office locations in Birmingham, Manchester, and York.
  • Open to incorporating other engineers and technicians known to yourself beneath you within the team.
  • Car allowance or company car
  • Private healthcare

If you do not possess the relevant experienced required for the role and do not receive a response within 48 hours upon sending your CV, then you can assume that your application has not been successful.

Closing date for this position is 31/08/2021.

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