Senior engineer - Rail

Location Birmingham
Job-type Permanent
Salary £40000 - 45000 per year
Contact Nicole Keeling
Call 07894 235 609
Reference 489NK

Senior engineer / Agent


A main contractor who’s renowned for significant investment into their employees, are looking for a Senior engineer / Agent to join their business and work on a portfolio of rail projects across CP6. 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.

This company have seen tremendous growth over the last few years, becoming one of the most recognisable contractors in the rail industry. Having earnt a status as a contractor who deliver work with the utmost speed and quality, their clients have also given them extra work ensuring the employees will be promised a busy career.

The Opportunity:

With a mix of office and site-based work, you can expect to see yourself working on a variety of rail projects including platform extensions, station upgrades, Access for all schemes, bridges etc. You will be supporting the project team during the development and delivery phases of the projects through the production and maintenance of planning documents and information. You will be taking a technical lead on a portfolio of schemes whilst regularly liaising with subcontractors, 3rd parties and Authorities on behalf of the Project Team.

Day to day you will –

  • Liaise with the Project team to collate and agree the critical methodologies, project deliverables and information required for the effective development of Planning documentation and information.
  • Produce high quality Planning documentation and information for submission in a timely manner (ITPs, Work Package Plans, Task briefs etc).
  • Share and use experience to input to the Development & Delivery phases of the project.
  • Within the Planning documentation, identify key project risks and controls from a H&S and operational delivery perspective in conjunction with the delivery team.


For this position, the company is offering a basic salary up to £45,000 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, 4.5% matched pension rising to 7.5%, Life assurance and an Agile working policy.

About You:

It is essential that you’re an established Engineer or Agent who has a significant portfolio of multi-disciplined projects in the rail industry, as well as having had exposure to Network Rail contracts in a Tier 1 or 2 environment, ideally on structures and bridges. 

To ensure you’ll fit in with this company’s culture, you will be an influential advocate for Health and Safety and display a passion to succeed and progress within your career.

  • HND/HNC/BSc Civil engineering

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 age, disability, gender, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex, and sexual orientation