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Track Design Lead

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  • Job type:

    Permanent - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £50k - 65k per year

  • Contact:

    Emily Atkins

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  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 068

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  • Published:

    15 days ago

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Are you a Design Manager who has Permanent Way/Track design experience?

Are you familiar with Network Rail Grip stages, and following Network Rail standards and processes?

My client is a leading organisation that supports and empowers their staff's development. This is a consultancy that is on every major infrastructure project and covers a range of sectors.
They are currently recruiting for an Track Design Lead for their rail team, based in Croydon/London for hybrid working to work on a Network Rail project.

Package: £55,0000 to £65,000
Location: Croydon/London office, hybrid working.


  • 10 to 15 years' post grad experience.
  • Must have track/permanent way design experience.
  • Able to support on tender and fee proposals.
  • Familiar with Network Rail Grips 1-8.
  • High speed experience highly advantageous.
  • Experience working on Network Rail projects and following Network Rail processes.
  • Chartered or working towards chartership.
  • Experience working in a similar capacity for a  contractor or consultancy on major projects.
  • Strong understanding of Engineering Principles.
  • Computer competence (MS Word, Excel, Document control systems).
  • The ideal candidate will have some tender experience and be able to look at fee proposals.
  • My client needs a proactive design manager who can be more hands on and challenge design solutions proposed and proposed different construction techniques.
  • You will manage day-to-day interactions with internal and external interfaces, with the customer and third-party stakeholders.
  • You will ensure the production of the design deliverables by our design partners meets the correct quality, contract, safety, time and cost requirements.
  • You will coordinate drawings from their designers and ensure they are compliant with Network Rail standards.
  • Must have right to work in UK.

Additional Information:
My client will be looking to interview within 1 week of application.

How to apply:
Email your CV to or call 023 9387 6068 to discuss further.

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