Contractors Engineering Manager (CEM)

Location Derby
Job-type Permanent
Salary £70000 - 80000 per year
Contact Nicole Keeling
Call 07894 235 609
Reference 3864986NK

Contractors Engineering Manager


£70,000 - £80,000 + Company car/Car allowance

If you’re a CEM in search of a company which values its employees and guarantees an abundance of long-term exciting projects, then keep reading. Covering an array of multi-disciplinary frameworks and projects, you can be sure to hit the ground running in this senior position which will give you the opportunity to manage the design delivery process of rail works across the Midlands.

The Company

Established as a key supplier to Network Rail amongst others, you will be joining an award-winning provider of engineering services into the rail, highways, waterways, and utilities sectors. Recognised as being helpful, professional, and innovative contractors, as part of this team you will be expected to lead continuous improvement initiatives that will increase engagement and profile with key customers that optimise works delivery.

This is key to the spirit of this organisations culture, where safety of its workforce is naturally its number one priority, followed by teamwork and providing opportunity for real career growth.

The Opportunity:

Working closely with the Project Manager and CRE(s), you will take full autonomy on the engineering process throughout project lifecycles on various frameworks and rail projects. As part of the Midlands leadership team, you’ll also get to exhibit your skills and undertake a key role in growing the region in the years to come, leading on bidding and delivery activities in a buoyant market. Day to day you will:

  • Brief out changes to standards to the project teams throughout the lifecycle of the project/programme of works.
  • Review project generated documentation.
  • Review the remits.
  • Develop and agree the relevant engineering processes and deliverables from the complexity and scale of projects to enabling the right solution to be provided.

Renumeration and benefits:

An impressive package is available consisting of a basic salary of £70,000 - £80,000, plus company car or car allowance (circa £6,900), 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, flexible working, rivate Medical Insurance, Pension, Life insurance.

About You:

You will be a CEM with a track record of working on multi-disciplinary rail projects within a main contractor environment. Due to the ever-growing workload, you’ll be someone confident to dive right into a new position and act as a dynamic leader.  It is essential that you’re technically qualified to degree level and have experience working with Network rail contracts. You could be from the Midlands where the projects are predominantly based however, due to the agile working policies of this company, areas further out can be considered.

Next Steps?

You can either apply directly or email your CV to Following your application shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an initial telephone / video interview.

Ganymede is committed to creating a diverse workforce and is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.
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