Signalling Design Engineer

Mott MacDonald

Location: West Midlands

Job Type: Full time


Job Description:Based in either of our York, Birmingham, Manchester, Sheffield, Glasgow, Bristol or Cardiff offices, you will be responsible for the provision of professional signal engineering input throughout the complete project lifecycle (GRIP 1-8) with a particular emphasis on GRIP 3, 4 and 5 design.

Responsibilities may include, on a project by project basis:
  • The provision of signal engineering input into: feasibility studies/option analysis/scheme appraisal; scheme development; detailed design; project engineering; deputising for the Contractor's Responsible Engineer as required
  • Delivery of engineering (design and consultancy) specific tasks
  • Contribution to the engineering input to multi-disciplinary railway engineering (design and consultancy) projects
  • Observation of company quality, health and safety, environmental, commercial and project management disciplines and procedures, as relevant to tasks undertaken
Candidate Specification:We will need you to have most of the experience listed below:
  • IRSE 1.1.510 Signalling Designer; (required)
  • IRSE 1.1.160 Signalling Design Verifier; (preferable)
  • Ideally a suitable rail industry recognised qualification (ONC/OND/HNC/HND)
  • Proven experience in signalling design and engineering management within a consultancy environment
  • Ability to plan and produce compliant signalling schemes with minimum supervision
  • Knowledge of signalling principles, circuit design and operation, signalling components and the implications of working with other disciplines
  • Able to demonstrate IT literacy, especially in the use of CAD systems
  • Must be a good team worker and decision maker and have organisational and interpersonal skills
  • Be customer focused and able to work to programme delivery timescales
We promote an agile working policy and the role will require some travel, occasional overnight stays and potential secondments.
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