Project Engineer

Location Wakefield, Wakefield, England
Job-type Permanent
Salary £40000 - 42000 per year
Contact Nicole Keeling
Call 07894 235 609
Reference 8854973NK

Project Engineer


£40,000 - £42,000 + Company car or car allowance

Are you a Senior engineer looking for to make your next step up in the career ladder? Perhaps you’re an established Project Engineer looking for a new company to provide you with a motivating workload and exceptional work life balance. A main contractor who’s renowned for significant investment into their employees, are looking for a Project engineer to join their business and work on a large portfolio of rail projects throughout the Northern region. With an aim to create an exciting place to work whilst executing the job well, you can guarantee you’ll be joining an award-winning company which will provide you with a fulfilling career and a successful future.

The Role

You will be joining a thriving team as a key player in supporting the Engineering competency and capability on rail projects across this company’s Northern and Eastern region.

This role is mixed between office-based and site-based, with the site-based aspect of your role seeing you work with the Contracts Manager’s project management teams offering site technical support. Your time spent in the office will see you being mentored by the CRE and supporting the project and engineering management teams which will give you the opportunity to showcase innovative thinking and bring challenge to the design process.

Day to day you can expect to be providing engineering support by offering a technical capacity to assure designs are in accordance with AFC’s, QITP’s and are aligned to specification, discharged to duties of Contractors Responsible Engineer on a scheme-specific basis and engage with the company’s career development and mentorship programme to both develop towards CRE and/or CEM status.

This position is the chance to utilize your talents in strategic thinking and communication to consistently deliver excellence at design stage ensuring you will be recognised for your efforts with a flourishing career.

The Company

As one of the UK’s fastest growing private contractors, you can be assured to be joining a company saturated with success. Winning contractual awards and industry awards year upon year, the turnover in the business is ever increasing and thanking their employees with exceptional career opportunities and rewards is one of the ways they epitomize their values.

With divisions in both Rail and Construction, the company’s workload stretches across the UK and includes huge schemes for Network rail as well as an extensive portfolio of large civil engineering projects so you can be assured that you’ll always have a busy workload to get your teeth gripped into.


For this position, the company is offering a basic salary of £40,000 to £42,000 per annum, the choice of a company car or car allowance, 26 days holiday + bank holidays with two optional charity days and the option to buy more holidays, funding and support with professional memberships, Pension, Life assurance and an Agile working policy.

About you

If you want to hit the ground running in this role, it is essential that you’re a technically qualified rail professional, with a proven track record working as a Project engineer or Senior engineer in a main contractor environment. To fit this company’s culture and get the best out of your own capabilities, you will be an ambitious person, eager to achieve career goals and move up the company successfully.

Your portfolio of experience will consist of multi-disciplined rail and civil engineering projects delivering to big clients such as Network rail.

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