Principal Structural Design Engineer

Posted 16 January 2024
Salary £50k - 65k per year
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Rail
Contact NameEmily Atkins

Job description

Are you a Principal Structural Design engineer looking for a new permanent opportunity?

Are you a Chartered engineer?

Salary: £50,000 to £65,000
Location: Glasgow, 2 days per week minimum, the remainder from home.


  • 6 to 8 years post-graduate experience working in a design position.
  • Substantial structural design experience or ancillary civils (both ideal).
  • Structural design software experience such as TEDDS, Robot, CADS, Superstress etc.)
  • Experience working as a Design CRE highly preferred.
  • Rail experience. If not rail experience, business development experience essential.
  • Familiarity of Network Rail engineering standards.
  • CEng highly preferred.
  • Current PTS, or ability to get PTS (personal track safety).
  • Experience in leading projects and teams or mentoring junior members of staff.
  • Must have full right to work in the UK.

About the role:
My client is an SME civil & structural engineering company that is looking for a senior structural engineer to support on Network Rail CP7 as a lead role within the team, preferably taking on CRE design responsibilities.

Primarily focusing structural/civil design work such as stations, culverts, bridges, ancillary civils and mentoring more junior members of the team.

Additional Info:
My client can take someone on immediately if they find the right candidate. Interviews will be conducted via Teams and should be a one stage process.

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