Senior Site Engineer

Location Birmingham
Job-type Permanent
Salary £43000 - 49000 per year Company Car & Benefits
Contact Richard Green
Call 07816 865 296
Reference 12094031RJG

Senior Site Engineer - Rail Infrastructure

West Midlands

£43,000 to £49,000 & Company Car/Allowance & Outstanding Company Benefits

Are you an experienced Engineer seeking a new and exciting challenge within the rail industry?

Do you want an interesting and flexible role which is technically focused, utilising your skills between various sites and the office?

Are you confident in overseeing a variety of Engineers and not afraid to get stuck in and get your hands dirty sometimes?

If this is you, then we are thrilled to showcase this permanent role with a Tier 1 contractor that has continually grown within the West Midlands; seeking an experienced Site, Section or Senior engineer or Sub Agent to be responsible for the technical aspects on a portfolio of key projects.

The Role:

This position will be based on a multi-disciplined rail projects with a focus on Structures, Bridges Stations and more.

You will oversee a portfolio of your own schemes, from inception right through to construction on-site.

You will be supporting the project teams in delivering the business plan by providing technical support within the engineering disciplines.

With your innovation, you’ll test construction methodologies and bring ideas to the design, development, and delivery process, through the planning and construction phases of the projects.

Your other roles and responsibilities will include:

  • Supervise, provide guidance and mentorship to a variety of Engineers on the sites
  • Provide quality assurance at all stages of the schemes and provide reports at various stages
  • Use the construction information to deliver the project as per specification & requirements
  • Support project delivery and estimations during the tender process
  • Provide support and assessments to stakeholders, in both Design and Technical processes
  • Assist with resourcing, competency management and development of the Engineering team

Company Information:

You’ll be joining one of the largest and well-respected Tier 1 infrastructure companies in the UK, having worked on some the largest rail projects over the past few decades.

Renowned for their award-winning safety record and unrivalled efficiency, you’ll be welcomed into a progressive and exciting environment, where everyone is treated like family.

Having exceeded their projected turnover during the Pandemic, along with a strong pipeline of challenging and diverse projects lined-up, you can rest assured a career move here will be one that lasts.


£43,000 to £49,000 Per Annum

This will be accompanied with substantial benefits, including (but not limited to):

  • A Company Car or Car Allowance of over £4,900
  • Health Insurance & Life Assurance
  • Generous Holiday Entitlement
  • Funding for required Tickets, Qualifications and Chartership
  • Very Competitive Pension Package

Overtime is paid at a substantial rate - In addition to your salary!

Along with a clear succession plan and plenty of options for career progression into either Project Management, or into an Engineering (CRE/CEM) route.

About You:

It is essential that you’re a qualified Site, Section or Senior engineer with experience working in a main contractor environment on civil engineering projects.

Rail experience is desirable, but if you are from a different civil engineering sector (including Heavy Civils, HS2, Water and Highways; that incorporates structures works), we would be keen to hear from you!

  • A qualification in Civil Engineering (HND/HNC) required as a minimum

Next Steps:

Interviews are being held now with a start date as soon as possible.

To apply, or to just discuss this in further detail; contact Richard Green (Recruitment Specialist) on:

Phone: 07816 865 296

Ganymede are 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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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