With design offices in Manchester, York and Swindon, Colas Rail Infrastructure offers fully integrated design for railway signalling, railway electrification and plant, and Permanent Way. Our engineering teams provide a full end-to-end service to clients, including coordinating design and build services, providing technical support and advice, and undertaking scheme development and technical scoping of schemes. For us as engineers it's an exciting time, a real opportunity. Big challenges need clever thinking and agile, inventive engineering. Senior Design Engineer
As Senior Design Engineer you will produce designs that comply with all best practices, Network Rail and Company standards, processes, procedures and meet the company and client's quality expectations; and ensure that surveys and designs are produced in due time. Key Objectives Produce allocated designs within agreed timescales and required quality. Undertake detailed checking of designs to ensure minimal CAT 2/3 comments Act as CRE Track Design for Basic Designs Ensure the quality of co-ordinate surveys produced by sub-contractors is to the required standard and to report any deficiencies to the Design Manager. Ensure that design, construction and maintenance risks are identified and mitigated during the design stages. Ensure that required Temporary Non Compliance and Derogation to standards are sought. Ensure Value Engineering through Particular Specification reviews. Qualifications and experience required Education to HNC/HND in Civil Engineering or equivalent suitable experience. Robust experience in Plain Line and S&C permanent way design. Proven experience in the use of MX / BRT / CAD / ClearRoute for Permanent Way Design. Experience of leading and training of design staff.
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