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Rail Section Engineer

  • Location:

    Greater London

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  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £300 - 350 per day

  • Contact:

    Amy West

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  • Published:

    28 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Are you a Section Engineer with 3+ years railway experience?

Do you have a proven background of working on civils associated projects, including drainage & retaining walls?

This is an excellent opportunity for a Section Engineer to join a major tier one contractor and work as part of an alliance on HS2, coordinating the delivery of drainage and civils works.

Location: Northwest London
Rate: £300 - £350 p/d
IR35: Inside
Duration: 6 months


  • Coordinate and oversee the Site Engineers activities, to ensure all setting-out and quality control is performed in a timely manner.
  • Ensure all works are constructed in line with approved designs.
  • Contribute towards the design development process.
  • Complete risk assessments, ITP's, method statements for the control of works and ensure necessary paperwork is produced in a timely manner.
  • Raise and resolve technical issues with the wider team.
  • Coordinate geotechnical investigation works.
  • Work closely alongside and communicate with site management team, to ensure they fully understand information provided.
  • Keep and maintain an accurate site diary, including any changes.


  • A proven background of working as a Section Engineer within the railway industry
  • Experience working on heavy civils projects, including retaining walls, drainage and earthworks.
  • Valid PTS & SSSTS
  • Full UK driving license

To be considered for this opportunity, please submit your CV and then contact Amy at Carrington West