Rail Engineering Manager - United Kingdom

London (Greater)
07 Dec 2018
10 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Rail Engineering Manager
Business Line Transportation
Position Title Rail Engineering Manager
United Kingdom - London
Job Summary
AECOM is seeking an experienced Engineering Manager to undertake the management and coordination of technical resources for multi-discipline projects. We currently have projects for clients including HS2, Network Rail, Crossrail, London Underground, London Overground and London Tram, and delivery scope includes station, bridge, electrification and depot schemes.
AECOM is also in year 5 of a 10-year framework with Network Rail and Colas Rail for the design and delivery of all Switch and Crossing (S&C) renewals across the whole of the south of the UK. This includes track, signalling, OLE, ETE and points heating designs for a large number of sites, stretching from Anglia, Kent and Sussex in the East, Wales, Western and Wessex in the West, and the LNW (London North West) Route from Euston to Birmingham.
To support these projects AECOM is recruiting for a Rail Engineering Manager to join their team in London. The successful candidate will have solid post graduate experience gained from working across a range of multi-discipline infrastructure projects. You will have proven engineering management experience, developing projects to client’s satisfaction at the appropriate standard, ensuring accuracy of drawings and calculations, and ensuring the relevant codes and standards are complied with. You will have the ability to develop and manage the work of others, and the technical ability, knowledge and competence to guide and teach others.
As an Engineering Manager your main responsibilities will include:

Assessing the competence and the appointment of all Responsible Engineers required to work for or on behalf of the organisation.

Ensure that appointees are competent and able to undertake the workload required and have both understood and accepted their responsibilities.

Clearly identify and document the interfaces between all discipline Responsible Engineers

Be accountable for all specified design; specifically its ability to integrate with all other designs, and existing infrastructure, and its compliance with all applicable standards, legislation, contract requirements and specifications.

Approving all designs and ensuring completion of the acceptance process;

Implementation of a formal design integration process for all design documentation.

Minimum Requirements

For this role, you will ideally be degree educated in Engineering with a proven track record in an Engineering Management role with typically experience on relevant projects.

We are looking for an individual who can establish and implement an effective engineering management process throughout the life of projects with the ability to clearly brief and lead the teams.

You will be a results-driven motivated individual with the ability to communicate clearly and effectively at all levels.

Awareness of the role of CEM and CRE according to Network Rail’s Standard NR/L2/INI/02009 Engineering Management for Projects

Experience of tendering for railway engineering projects

Understanding of railway Health and Safety including CDM

Preferred Qualifications

HNC, BSc, BEng or MEng degree in a relevant discipline

Chartered or Incorporated Engineer and member of a relevant professional institution

Your benefits will include:
Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.
You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.
What We Offer
AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.
Job Category Engineering - Project / Program / Management
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 190076BR
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

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