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Track Design Engineer


Amey PLC
Location: Cardiff
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Manufacturing
Category: Design / Development Jobs
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Think big, create better

Are you an Engineer passionate about using your skills to make an impact? Are you a big thinker who loves to find better solutions to difficult problems? Do you want to work on high profile projects in the rail industry such as TRU, Wales and Borders, and CrossRail?

The railway sector has always been one of our core sectors and because of our success in building and maintaining the railway, Amey Consulting has become an industry leader in Rail Design consultancy services. With a growing team of 550+ staff, working across our 12 Rail design offices throughout the UK we are continuing to add to our already extensive and impressive list of project awards.

The role

Due to increased workload we are seeking to recruit a Track Design Engineer. The successful candidate will undertake the production of permanent way design, working as part of a dedicated track design engineering team.

As a Track Design Engineer at Amey Consulting, you’ll see your work from early design to the very end result, and every project will be different from the last. You’ll feel inspired to challenge yourself, as well as your colleagues. You’ll have the opportunity to thrive and we’ll help you shape your career whether through further qualification, learning new skills or whatever else you need to achieve your ambitions.

In a typical week you will:

* Undertake designs to a level that complies with NR, RSSB and British standards

* Ability to use the design software in the discipline

* Deputise for the CRE as required

* Keep up to date with current NR, RSSB and British standards

* Prepare design and assessment reports

* Assisting more junior members of the team with the development of schemes within the GRIP stages with relevance to their level of competence and ability.

* Actively contribute to site surveys

* Independently undertake design and assessment work for track designs

* Communicate effectively with other design disciplines

* Have knowledge of interfaces between track and other railway disciplines and how these are managed

* Engage in CDM/CSM/risk analyses

We want to hear from you if:

* Degree qualification in a relevant technical discipline (e.g. BEng/MEng or equivalent) to satisfy the current entry requirements for CEng or Ieng.

* Completed Amey's Graduate Training Programme or appropriate level of experience in a relevant area, confirmed using the authority to work process.

* Understand the requirements of the review process for IEng/CEng qualification.

* Full understanding of the Network rail GRIP Process

* Working knowledge of Grip 3, 4 and 5

* Experience with Microstation, PRT, ClearRoute 2, SD Calculator or Track-Ex

* Working knowledge of common plain line track componentry and basic S&C componentry with respect to design

* Have a basic understanding of BIM

In return:

Our rewards make us better people here at Amey Consulting. If you’re happy, you’ll think better. It’s a simple formula but one that puts your wellbeing as a top priority, that’s why we’ve worked hard to build a reward and benefits program that puts you first, including;

* Competitive salary

* Exceptional development and progression plan

* Contributory Pension Scheme

* Minimum 24 days holiday + Bank Holidays

* Additional Leave Purchase Scheme

* Amey Rewards Portal including healthcare, dental and childcare vouchers

What else is better about working for Amey?

Our success comes from a practical approach. We pride ourselves on solving complex challenges with original, real-world thinking, then turning it into a reality. Your solutions will have impact, making a genuine difference to people’s lives. It’s what makes a career with us unlike any other.

We value collective expertise, but also the spark one person can bring. As one of us, you can really be you, because your individuality is an asset. You’ll be surrounded by people who want you to thrive and embrace new challenges.

You’ll work in a team that is open-minded and where every idea will count. You’ll be stretched, but always supported. Well recognise your hard work and look after your well-being too. You’ll be empowered to play your part and achieve, encouraged to fulfil your own ambition as well as the shared one.

We don’t believe in typical: we believe a diversity of backgrounds and skills create the best environment and opportunities. It means we ask better questions to arrive at better answers because we learn from each other’s perspectives. And this means better outcomes for our clients our communities and ourselves.
Think big, create better

Are you an Engineer passionate about using your skills to make an impact? Are you a big thinker who loves to find better solutions to difficult problems? Do you want to work on high profile projects in the rail industry such as TRU, Wales and Borders, and CrossRail?

The railway sector has always been one of our core sectors and because of our success in building and maintaining the railway, Amey Consulting has become an industry leader in Rail Design consultancy services. With a growing team of 550+ staff, working across our 12 Rail design offices throughout the UK we are continuing to add to our already extensive and impressive list of project awards.

The role

Due to increased workload we are seeking to recruit a Track Design Engineer. The successful candidate will undertake the production of permanent way design, working as part of a dedicated track design engineering team.

As a Track Design Engineer at Amey Consulting, you’ll see your work from early design to the very end result, and every project will be different from the last. You’ll feel inspired to challenge yourself, as well as your colleagues. You’ll have the opportunity to thrive and we’ll help you shape your career whether through further qualification, learning new skills or whatever else you need to achieve your ambitions.

In a typical week you will:

* Undertake designs to a level that complies with NR, RSSB and British standards

* Ability to use the design software in the discipline

* Deputise for the CRE as required

* Keep up to date with current NR, RSSB and British standards

* Prepare design and assessment reports

* Assisting more junior members of the team with the development of schemes within the GRIP stages with relevance to their level of competence and ability.

* Actively contribute to site surveys

* Independently undertake design and assessment work for track designs

* Communicate effectively with other design disciplines

* Have knowledge of interfaces between track and other railway disciplines and how these are managed

* Engage in CDM/CSM/risk analyses

We want to hear from you if:

* Degree qualification in a relevant technical discipline (e.g. BEng/MEng or equivalent) to satisfy the current entry requirements for CEng or Ieng.

* Completed Amey's Graduate Training Programme or appropriate level of experience in a relevant area, confirmed using the authority to work process.

* Understand the requirements of the review process for IEng/CEng qualification.

* Full understanding of the Network rail GRIP Process

* Working knowledge of Grip 3, 4 and 5

* Experience with Microstation, PRT, ClearRoute 2, SD Calculator or Track-Ex

* Working knowledge of common plain line track componentry and basic S&C componentry with respect to design

* Have a basic understanding of BIM

In return:

Our rewards make us better people here at Amey Consulting. If you’re happy, you’ll think better. It’s a simple formula but one that puts your wellbeing as a top priority, that’s why we’ve worked hard to build a reward and benefits program that puts you first, including;

* Competitive salary

* Exceptional development and progression plan

* Contributory Pension Scheme

* Minimum 24 days holiday + Bank Holidays

* Additional Leave Purchase Scheme

* Amey Rewards Portal including healthcare, dental and childcare vouchers

What else is better about working for Amey?

Our success comes from a practical approach. We pride ourselves on solving complex challenges with original, real-world thinking, then turning it into a reality. Your solutions will have impact, making a genuine difference to people’s lives. It’s what makes a career with us unlike any other.

We value collective expertise, but also the spark one person can bring. As one of us, you can really be you, because your individuality is an asset. You’ll be surrounded by people who want you to thrive and embrace new challenges.

You’ll work in a team that is open-minded and where every idea will count. You’ll be stretched, but always supported. Well recognise your hard work and look after your well-being too. You’ll be empowered to play your part and achieve, encouraged to fulfil your own ambition as well as the shared one.

We don’t believe in typical: we believe a diversity of backgrounds and skills create the best environment and opportunities. It means we ask better questions to arrive at better answers because we learn from each other’s perspectives. And this means better outcomes for our clients our communities and ourselves.
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