Top Rail Jobs of the Week - London, Yorkshire


Take a look at our top jobs in the Rail sector this week, with Engineering positions in London and Yorkshire.

Rate: £300 - £330 per day

Industry: Rail

Job Type: Contract

Location: London

Reference: 26921mk

Posted at: 16 February 2017

Expiration date: 28 February 2017

***To be considered for this role you must have current / recent experience within the UK Rail industry*** Field Quality Engineers to oversee the delivery of the varying elementary systems below; •OHLE •Mechanical •Electrical •Track You will be accountable for the works within the delivery team to support in assuring the quality at all angle of the project;

60% Site base is required

  • Weekly surveillance of the works in the tunnels and stations in construction,
  • Support with site inspection when requested by the delivery construction team
  • Attendance of Factory Acceptance Test with suppliers
  • Raising NCR (non-conformance) defects when identified on site
  • Quality voice in the production team – with daily engagement
  • Ensuring production team are adequately checking in-ward material received to site
  • General QC activities

40% is office based as required in client, supplier & project meetings

  • Support the delivery team with quality documentation in reviewing ITP & method Statements
  • Engaging lessons learnt, or root cause analysis workshop to improve the project as we aim for a world class status
  • Ensuring readiness reviews are carried out by the delivery team prior to the start of any activity (manufacturing or installation)
  • Support with necessary briefing and training where required to the workforce

Experience and Qualifications:
Professionally qualified engineer or recognised industry technical qualification relevant to the system specialisation.
5 to 10 years’ experience in installation of LV electrical and related systems in either a supervisory or trade role.

  • Experience of quality control
  • Experience in face-to-face client contact

Salary: £50,000 (DoE)

Industry: Rail

Job Type: Permanent

Location: Yorkshire & Humberside

Reference: 26913mk

Posted at: 15 February 2017

Expiration date: 15 May 2017

This position provides an opportunity for the right candidate to obtain a wide variety of interesting experience in providing a service to the client NWR and Railway contractors. You will be required to manage a number of small projects on railway infrastructure from GRIP 4 to 8, including stations, signal boxes, depots, bridges and operational properties. This is a career position within a Dynamic and skilled team, progression is assured for the right candidate.

Main Duties:

  • Exercise due care and diligence in all aspects of engineering design and detailing
  • Preparation of railway technical approval submissions (Forms 001,2 and 3 in accordance with NR/L2/CIV/003) and in accordance with NR Standards
  • Preparation of Civil and structural engineering designs using manual calculations and industry standard software.
  • Overseeing the preparation of drawings by technicians
  • Attending Site to undertake surveys and inspections
  • Preparation of structural reports on buildings and other structures
  • Liaise and communicate with clients and external agencies
  • Represent client at meetings and in writing when required
  • Maintain professional development
  • Control the programmed performance of projects.

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