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Rail Civils Construction CRE

Ref no. BHN554886
Salary £60,000 - £70,000/annum
Location City of London, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Open

Job summary

Matchtech are looking for a Rail Civils Contractors Responsible Engineer (CRE) for a permanent position in London. The client is a leading civil engineering organisation delivering safe, sustainable, and efficient transport solutions across the UK.

Key skills required for this role

Rail Civils Construction CRE


Rail Civils Construction CRE

Job description

As the CRE you will be joining a strong engineering team with an ever growing work bank and you will be responsible for the safe and timely completion of projects, support the Contractors Engineering Manager (CEM), and enhancing design and quality standards. As the CRE you will be taking responsibility to:

  • Implement Health, Safety, Environmental, and Quality controls.
  • Manage day-to-day construction engineering activities.
  • Collaborate with the CEM, Project Manager, and other CREs
  • Provide construction technical support to the CEM and Project Manager.
  • Review and respond to Technical Queries and participate in reviews.
  • Work closely with the Project Commercial team for accurate cost estimates.
  • Liaise with the Project Planner and construction affiliates for project plans.
  • Review Network Rail Design Review Notes (DRNs) comments.
  • Control work packages and ensure cost and milestone adherence.
  • Provide progress updates and reports to the Planning Engineer.
  • Monitor subcontractor performance and ensure compliance.
  • Report safety, environmental, and compliance incidents.

You will need to have:

  • Design and installation experience in Civils Installations.
  • Ability to manage and direct site staff.
  • Knowledge of AC/DC line standards and railway infrastructure work.
  • Familiarity with CDM 2015 regulations.
  • Strong communication and documentation skills.
  • Background in Contracting, Civil Engineering, or Electrical Engineering Design.
  • Proficiency in MS Office applications.
  • Problem-Solving, Attention to Detail, and Communication skills.
  • Time Management, Adaptability, and Resilience under pressure.
  • Ethical Conduct and Continuous Learning mindset.
  • UK Driving Licence.

With regards to renumeration you will receive:

  • A competitive salary
  • Access to the company car scheme
  • Private healthcare
  • Pension
  • Life assurance cover
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Additional annual leave for your birthday

If you are interested in this excellent opportunity please email your CV

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