about 1 month ago
Imagine having a talent that could benefit someone you've never met and solve problems you didn't even know existed. Well, you do, and you can. And we're here to help you do just that. At PSR we are the go-to place for talented contractors and temps for a rich variety of civil service roles. We're looking for a Project Engineer (Civils) for a 6-month contract role across the NW & Central Region. The role is based in Birmingham under normal circumstance, but with homeworking initially. Are you looking to join an organisation where you do meaningful work every day? As a Project Engineer, you'll be starting a rewarding assignment with Network Rail. Our role is to run a safe, reliable and efficient railway, serving customers and communities. We exist to get people and goods where they need to be and to support our country's economic prosperity. We're undertaking an ambitious change. Our vision is Putting Passengers First - a company that is on the side of passengers and freight users; that is easy to engage with and is an efficient and dependable partner; a company people are proud to work for; instinctively recognised as an industry leader. We're an organisation where people matter. We matter to millions. As a Project Engineer, you will: + Manage design and construction activities for allocated projects, including embankments, footbridges, retaining walls, embankments, rock cuttings, tunnels etc. + Implement Network Rail systems and procedures to maintain a cost effective, high quality, safe and environmentally responsible approach to design, construction, commissioning and other technical activities on relevant projects, compliant with all relevant legislation, and liaise with regulators and others as appropriate. + Engineer projects to the standards and specification of Network Rail, allocated design and construction contracts include reference to and are compliant with appropriate Railway Group and Network Rail Company standards, formal specifications and procedures. and manage all engineering activities so that they result in schemes that are affordable and meet programme requirements in a safe and environmentally responsible manner for time, cost and quality. + Maintain the use of relevant techniques and procedures of quantified and qualitative risk assessment and HAZOP analysis to allocated projects and manage the environmental aspects of allocated projects in accordance with Network Rail's environmental policy. + Monitor design and specialist consultants and contractors and provide project management advice in respect of all construction activities, including testing and commissioning and site supervision. + Undertake reviews of design and/or construction activities. + Arrange audits of contractors monitoring safety, environment and quality of design, construction, testing and commissioning and management systems is adequate, while carrying out the duties of designated project engineer (DPE) for specific projects.
- Experience in civils maintenance/construction processes and techniques. + Demonstrable knowledge of multiple functional disciplines. + Significant experience of an operational railway/construction environment. + Prior site experience. + Prior design experience. + A relevant engineering qualification.