Principal Rail/Structural Engineer – Manchester

Our team in Manchester are looking for an experienced Principal Engineer to join the Rail and Structures team. The ideal candidate must be willing to help develop the Rail and/or Structures capability of the office.

Academic Requirements:

  • Chartered Civil Engineer (CEng MICE or MIStructE)

Experience:

  • Minimum of five years’ experience post-graduation in civil engineering design
  • Minimum of five years’ experience in the design of civils infrastructure in a rail environment including the application of Network Rail (NR) standards where appropriate, element design and detailing to Eurocodes in a NR environment
  • Minimum of three years’ experience in the design of bridges (including loading to Eurocodes, element design and detailing to Eurocodes)
  • Experience of co-ordinating and delivering designs for rail and broad civil engineering projects
  • Experience of bridge loading to Eurocodes
  • Experience of steel and concrete design to Eurocodes
  • Ideally experience of composite steel/concrete, masonry, geotechnical and timber design to Eurocodes
  • Experience in computer software for the analysis of structures
  • Ideally experience in finite element software for the analysis of structures
  • Ideally designated CRE for civils for NR projects
  • Production of design deliverables – packages of drawings, specifications, etc. and supervision of engineers and BIM/CAD technicians

Personal Qualities:

  • Good communication skills both oral and written
  • Ability to work on own and within a team to meet project, client, company and personal objectives
  • Ability to mentor junior engineers and develop their technical abilities
  • A challenging attitude to the solution of engineering problems in order to achieve cost effective designs and develop innovative solutions
  • Awareness of the importance of costs and the need to complete projects on time and to budget
  • Willingness to seek advice when unsure of how to tackle problems

Benefits include:

  • Flexible working hours
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays and ability to buy or sell holiday
  • 8% non-contributory pension
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Travel insurance
  • Life assurance (4x salary)

This is a permanent position, no applications will be considered through agencies.

To register your interest, please email your fully detailed CV to careers [at] tonygee [dot] com quoting RailStructuresManchester. If you are applying for more than one position please include all applicable job references in one email.

Alternatively, please send your fully detailed CV to:

John Wilkinson
Tony Gee and Partners LLP
4th Floor, Arthur House
11-13 Chorlton Street
Manchester
M1 3FH

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Tony Gee and Partners LLP is an Equal Opportunities employer and is fully committed to equality and diversity in the workplace.

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