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Senior Structural Design Engineer

  • Location:

    Greater London

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  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    Market related

  • Contact:

    Emily Atkins

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 068

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  • Published:

    22 days ago

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Are you a Senior Structural Engineer with a Rail design background looking for work in London?

Apply here to join a growing consultancy on the Network Rail Civil/Structure Design Services Framework.

My client is a leading engineering consultancy who is looking for a Structural Engineer to support upcoming Network Rail projects.
The role will involve designing line side structures and will be based in their London office. The role for now will be working from home, however candidates will ideally be based near London for when the office reopens.

If my client finds the right candidate, there would be potential to interview immediately.

They are looking for candidates with at least 5 years' Rail experience.

Working hours would be Monday to Friday, 9:00 to 17:30.
Competitive hourly rates available based on experience.

Job Role:

  • Inspection and assessment of bridges, retaining walls and other rail structures.
  • Undertaking concept design, feasibility studies and preliminary design.
  • Design delivery of new structures or strengthening schemes.
  • Coordinating and ensuring the production of specification and drawings.
  • Producing technical reports.
  • Contribute to work winning and preparation of bid documents 
  • 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.

We Can Offer You:

  • Competitive hourly rate.
  • Home working.
  • Exposure to a variety of sectors, disciplines, opportunities, and clients.
  • Opportunity to lead structural discipline on projects and overall project leadership.
  • Opportunity to work on the Network Rail Civil/Structural design services framework.


  • Relevant HNC or degree.
  • 5 years minimum post graduate experience.
  • Experience working within a rail structures environment.
  • Ideally worked in project management roles previously.
  • Experience of Eurocodes, DMRB and Network Rail Standards.
  • Chartered or working towards Chartership.

Additional information:
If my client finds the right candidate, there would be potential to interview immediately.
How to Apply:
Send in your CV to me at or call me at 023 9387 6068.