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Global Rail Construction Ltd is a Principal Contractor and a leading UK provider of design and build services to clients in the rail and transportation sector.

Railway Infrastructure Structural Engineer

Global Rail Construction Limited is part of the Global Infrastructure Group and is a leading UK provider of design and build services to clients in the rail and transportation sector.

The company is a principal contractor for UK mainline and metro railways across a number of disciplines, which include signalling, mechanical, electrical and power (MEP), telecoms, civil and structural engineering, maintenance, renewal, providing a fully tested and commissioned service, on both Network Rail and Transport For London controlled infrastructure.

We are seeking a Railway Infrastructure Structural Engineer to work full time from our Hatfield Office.

The role will see you working on all structural engineering aspects within a Design and Build team for varied projects ranging from signalling, telecoms and power projects to structural building design. You will be responsible for assisting in the delivery of project-related tasks to meet budget, programme and quality targets on London Underground & Network Rail projects.

Your duties will include:

  • Performing required activities associated with projects (investigation and design) in line with project requirements
  • Preparing and registering all relevant documentation and design reports and ensuring that all documentation is accurate
  • Maintaining on-going communication with relevant Project Leaders/Team Leaders and clients
  • Contributing to the resolution of technical issues on projects and providing technical guidance to other team members
  • Working in collaboration with other design disciplines to ensure the integrity of the overall design
  • Awareness of and familiarity with the commercial aspects of projects
  • Being familiar and compliant with relevant H & S regulations and to promote a culture of awareness within the team

Skills and Experience:

The role is ideally suited to career minded and technically advanced Engineers. To be considered for a role, you will need to demonstrate the following credentials:

  • BEng (Hons) degree qualified in an engineering discipline preferred (Civil engineering preferred)
  • Strong civil/structural design experience capability
  • 5 years’ post-graduate experience in the rail industry
  • Demonstrable experience minimum of 2 years’ experience with Bentley ProjectWise
  • Understanding and working use of Eurocodes, Network Rail and British Standards
  • Team worker able to work together as a team for the Group, not just the individual
  • Technical, analytical, and numerical design ability
  • Knowledge of Tedds software
  • Outstanding communication skills and demonstrable presentation skills
  • Chartered Engineer status
  • Flexibility to travel throughout the UK as and when required
  • Knowledge of Network Rail and London Underground Design and Build processes
  • Drainage, Piling and Temporary works experience essential

This is an ideal opportunity for a team orientated engineer to join our ever expanding team working on a variety of projects.

We offer a competitive salary, 24 Days Holiday, Company Pension, Employee rewards/discount scheme and free on-site parking.








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Global Infastructure Group
Global Rail Construction
Units 18 & 20
The io Centre
Hearle Way
Hatfield
Hertfordshire, AL10 9EW
+44 (0) 870 990 4074
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