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Senior E & P/Signalling Engineer

  • Location: East Yorkshire
  • Salary: £50k - 65k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 year ago

This is an exciting opportunity for a rail, E&P Design Engineer to join an established and busy in-house design team specialising in E&P Engineering projects in the rail sector.

Business Unit:

Having secured a number of long term Frameworks with key clients, my client is further expanding their in-house Civil & Structural Design team. They have a number of positions available at various levels for engineers who are committed to delivering the optimum design solution, building on their experience, and furthering their professional development.

The in-house design team consists of specialist designers at various levels of competency responsible for design engineering on a variety of civils, rail and engineering projects and frameworks including CP6, asset management contracts, infrastructure projects and tendered rail / civils / E&P schemes.

Within the wider business, projects can typically include bridge re-construction/replacement, upgrades and refurbishments, station work (platforms etc.), access for all schemes, structures including bridges, tunnels and footbridges and all associated E&P works typically consisting of Electrification, Plant, Mechanical, Electrical, Power, Lighting etc.

The Role:

They are seeking an experienced, rail orientated E&P Design Engineer for the In-house Design Team to further support AmcoGiffen in undertaking E&P Design across several long term Frameworks that have been secured with a number of major Clients.

As E&P Design Engineer you will have the responsibility for the development of technical solutions within the team’s budgetary, programme and quality requirements.

To excel in this role, you will have previous experience as an E&P Design Engineer in a rail engineering environment.

Your day to day responsibilities will include:

Using initiative and confidence to put forward solutions based on sound engineering principles.

Challenge the brief, enabling innovative development of unambiguous engineering solutions from feasibility through to detailed design.

Design and Checking of engineering solutions.

Production of clear, consistent, referenced calculations, reports and sketches to current CoP and Standards.

Clear communication of design philosophy and requirements with other team members.

Design representative at meetings with the wider project team and/or external Clients and Stakeholders.

Appreciation of the team’s financial, quality and programme targets.

Promote safe working practices in all areas.


Minimum BEng / BSc Degree level of education in a relevant subject area.

Sentinel Personal Track Safety (PTS) competence in both AC and DC.

E&P project design experience in a rail environment

Candidates from a rail E&P engineering design background with experience in client / contractor or consultancy organisations will be considered.

Working knowledge of relevant British standards/ BS7671 / 18TH Edition wiring regulations/Railway Group standards/Network Rail standards plus preferred an understanding of LUL standards.

Full working knowledge of Microstation/ProjectWise/Hevacomp/Amtech/DIALux and all relevant software packages.

The Company:

You will be joining a reputable and firmly established, engineering contractor operating nationally in rail, civils and engineering markets. My client is renowned in the market as a specialist civil, building, mechanical and electrical renewals and maintenance business with ongoing and successful projects and frameworks across the country, you will become part of our expert outfit.

The Remuneration:

Competitive salary negotiable dependant on experience.
25 days holiday, plus bank holidays.
Westfield Health Cash Plan
Life Insurance

If your skills/experience match the description above, please apply now for immediate attention.