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Civil Design CRE Rail

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  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £400 - 500 per day

  • Contact:

    Emily Atkins

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 068

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  • Published:

    11 days ago

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Do you have experience working as a Design CRE?

Have you worked on rail signalling projects?

My client is an SME looking for a civil design CRE to join and lead their design team, currently made up of 6 people. They are looking to expand and grow their business and this role is the first step to enabling that. This will be a 3 month rolling contract, however there is potential for this to be a long-term contract role. 

Rate: £400-£500 per day, IR35 assessments will be done.
Where?: London based work, working from home until restrictions allow. Successful applicants must be willing to commute to London post COVID.
When?: 3 month rolling contract to start ASAP. If my client finds the right person, there is potential be in this company long term (12 months plus). 

Essential Skills and Knowledge:

  • Experience of working in the UK rail industry with good working knowledge of Network Rail Grip process / standards and approval processes.
  • Ability to communicate with a variety of audience using different mediums.
  • Proficiency in report and specification writing, calculations, AutoCAD and/or Microstation and developing designs from first principles.
  • Experience of working in the BIM environment (REVIT) will be beneficial; however not essential.
  • Signalling experience, specifically signal gantries.
  • MUST have previous CRE experience.
  • 8 years minimum post graduate experience.
  • Experience working within a rail civils environment.
  • Experience of Eurocodes, DMRB and Network Rail Standards.

Additional Information:
My client is looking to interview immediately with a start date for as soon as possible.

How to Apply:
Email your CV to me at or call me on 023 9387 6068.