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Location: London, United Kingdom, Warwick, South East England, Birmingham, East Midlands, West Midlands

Contractors Engineering Manager (Station Telecoms)

London, United Kingdom, Warwick, South East England, Birmingham, East Midlands, West Midlands

Job Description

Location: Flexible Working Location
Employment Type: Permanent
Division: Rail Engineering

If you have previous experience as a Network Rail approved Contractors Engineering Manager (CEM) or Contractors Responsible Engineer (CRE) delivering engineering assurance for railway station telecoms, this is an exciting opportunity for you! We can offer you the opportunity to join a friendly supportive team where your contribution is valued, one where you'll have autonomy to make a real difference. This senior engineering management position offers access to leading-edge rail technology and a great variety of work.
Flexible base location but candidates must be prepared to travel between sites in London, Warwick and Birmingham
As our Rail Engineering Teams continue to grow, we're recruiting a CEM to deliver station telecoms renewal and enhancement technology projects. This includes station management systems, video surveillance systems, customer information systems and displays, public address, voice alarms, induction loops, passenger help points, data networks, DOO and OPO CCTV Systems. Our multi-disciplinary projects interface with Installation Design, Civils, Telecommunications, Infrastructure, Power, SMS, Security, Test and commissioning.
Key responsibilities will include:

Ensuring inter-disciplinary checks to demonstrate designs are fully integrated and compliant to contract requirements

Represent the Engineering Team at client stakeholder reviews, including inter-disciplinary reviews and System Review Panels

Approval of all engineering documentation to demonstrate that the solution has been designed, built and tested to the agreed standards

Approval of all Health and Safety documentation associated with implementation works

Ensure telecoms related designs fully satisfy all contractual requirements

Assurance related deliverables to meet the requirements of Client safety and assurance processes

Approval of all Health and Safety method statements, including Construction Phase Plans

Approval of Test Strategies that demonstrate the integrated systems deliver the required function and performance

Act as Principal Designer under CDM 2015 regulations

Skill, experience and qualifications required:

Previous experience as a Network Rail approved CEM, CEM under mentorship or CRE delivering engineering assurance for telecoms technology related projects (e.g. station management systems, CCTV, customer information systems and displays, public address, voice alarm and induction loops, passenger help points, data networks and 'one- person operation' CCTV Systems)

Good knowledge of UK Rail standards and procedures

Extensive experience in multidiscipline design / design management

Effective communicator, particularly to Senior Engineering and Programme Director levels

Ability to provide strong leadership to project teams in the management of programmes

Collaborative approach to problem solving with high levels of integrity to get the right solution implemented
Excellent Employee Benefits:
Committed to ensuring that we offer industry leading career opportunities, salary and benefits packages. Join us and you can expect to receive:

A competitive salary

Company car or allowance

Employee healthcare

33 days holiday, including public holidays, plus the option to buy or sell five days each year

Company pension scheme

A range of family friendly policies

Occupational health support

Discounts on Cinema, Restaurants.


We celebrate and support diversity and are committed to ensuring equal opportunities for both employees and applicants.

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