Rail Engineer - North

Hilti GB
08 Feb 2017
08 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

What's the role?

We’re looking for a customer-focused Rail Engineer covering our Northern Region to kick start their careers in a rewarding, high-performing, international company.

Who are Hilti?

If you’ve worked in engineering, you may well have heard of us. We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the global construction sector. We have a proud heritage, built over 75 years, and a worldwide reputation for pioneering products and exceptional service. With some 23,000 people in more than 120 countries, we’re a great place for you to show us your worth as you learn, grow and carve-out your career.

What does the role involve?

The role of Rail Engineer is to pro-actively develop specifications and secure Hilti technical solutions on rail construction projects by working directly with engineers and designers within the rail industry.

The Rail Engineer will focus on selected rail construction projects within a discrete geographical territory and will aim to maximise Hilti’s sales potential by providing a high standard of engineering service to consultants and contractors associated with these projects.

You will build strong relationships and loyalty with engineers and designers, provide technical support and engineering services, plan and prioritise to achieve & exceed engineering targets and support the quality control and risk avoidance function of the Hilti Engineering team in a professional manner and to maintain the integrity of the company.

Two thirds of our people work directly with our customers, either in sales or in our various technical services

What do we offer?

We’ll give you everything you need to excel in your role, including ongoing training and lots of responsibility from the start. In return for your exceptional performance and consistent results, you’ll receive one-to-one career mentoring, as well as exciting opportunities to move around the business.

Why should you apply?

We have an excellent mix of people, which we believe makes for a more vibrant, more innovative, more productive team. If you have two or more years’ experience in engineering or construction, it’ll be a big advantage.

What you need is:

  • A graduate degree in Civil, Structural or mechanical engineering (or equivalent)
  • Relevant experience in the construction / rail industry (on site or design office)
  • Full and clean driving license approved for permanent use by the UK Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority
  • Be living (or willing to relocate) to the North of England
  • Be prepared to travel on business in the North of England & Scotland

If we’re impressed with your CV, we’ll invite you for an interview and introduce you to the team.

Tempted to apply or find out more? Go to careers.hilti.co.uk!