Senior Signal Engineer

Recruiter
Shorterm Group
Location
London
Salary
£60000 - £85000/annum INC BENEFITS
Posted
13 Jul 2017
Closes
12 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job title: Senior / Lead Rail Signals Engineer
Job location: London
Salary: £60-£70k basic DOE; Total Package Circa £70-80k

We are looking for a technical engineer within signalling to take up a permanent position with a leading infrastructure company. This position offers excellent salary, benefits and career progression.

The role sits at the Mid-Managerial level with direct reports within asset performance and technical engineering (signalling).

This position will predominantly be office based managing asset performance, maintenance & improvement. You will work standard office hours, but you may be required occasionally to attend site visits within or out of standard working hours for which you will be duly compensated.

Key Responsibilities
* Ensure the efficient management of the Signal Engineering Team. Providing directions, assurance and support as needed.
* Acting as the Lead Engineer working on any engineering requirements within signalling system assets.
* Influencing financial decisions in relation to project and / or maintenance expenditure.

Person Profile

Essential
* HNC m in a relevant Engineering discipline.
* Associate or currently undertaking examinations for IRSE membership.
* Previous experience within Rail Signal Engineering within a technical office based role.

Desirable
* MSc/BSc Electrical Engineering
* Member / Fellow of IRSE or IRSE License at Engineering Management Level.
* 5 + years' experience in signalling.
* Have worked previously within Signalling Maintenance or Maintenance Projects.
* Previous People Management experience.
* Ambition to progress long term within General Management / Asset Management.
* Pragmatic & Analytically Minded and able to work independently of direction.
* Able to set and monitor workloads of others.
* PTS, Sentinel or relevant track safety cards / training (non-essential as full training course will be provided).

PLEASE NOTE: Unfortunately due to the highly technical nature of this role we cannot accept applications from candidates with only site based experience or that the aforementioned academic qualifications.

Contact Information:
Email:
Phone: (Apply online only)

Please note due to the volume of applications, we can only commit to contact those candidates we deem suitable for the position. However, we may retain your details and contact you in the future should suitable positions arise.
Please note the above job specification could be subject to change as agreed with our client