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Senior & Principal Consultants

Ref no. BHN568478
Location Toronto, Canada
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Open

Job summary

Matchtech are recruiting for 4 Senior/Principal consultants within Rolling Stock, Infrastructure, Signaling or O&M disciplines to join their team to support on high profile mass transit projects. This is based from Toronto or Vancouver.

Key skills required for this role

Senior Consultant - Principal Consultant - Rolling Stock - Infrastructure - Signaling - O&M - Railway - Metro - Mass Transit


Senior Consultant - Principal Consultant - Rolling Stock - Infrastructure - Signaling - O&M - Railway - Metro - Mass Transit

Job description

Matchtech are recruiting for Senior and Principal level consultants to work on high profile mass transit projects in Toronto and/or Vancouver.

The skillset behind these roles includes: Rolling Stock, Infrastructure, Signaling or O&M.


  • Produce high-quality, technically accurate analysis, assessment, reports, designs or other documents in support of client projects within timescales and budgetary requirements
  • To supervise and coach less experienced colleagues and confirm that project activities are undertaken in line with company procedures and authority levels.
  • To develop new tools/techniques to meet the needs of clients, identifying best practice from other markets or countries as required, and teaching new skills to others as appropriate.
  • Plan and implement project activities, ensuring that they are undertaken within agreed resource parameters and delivered on time and with good VOC feedback. Manage medium-large projects or technically complex projects, leading and motivating team members and interacting with clients directly
  • Prepare observations and assessment documents within RCT against engineering design and system assurance documentation and delivered assets
  • Produce and provide technical SME inputs, methodologies, and information for business development activities and proposals
  • Carry out qualitative and quantitative risk assessments
  • Provide subject matter expertise to clients
  • Representing the business in client meetings and workshops
  • Collaborate with internal Ricardo stakeholders
  • Team Leader or Capability Lead roles as required by the business.
  • Supporting the growth of the North American business through delivering excellence to our clients

Essential Experience

  • 10+ years rail industry experience, including at least 5 years' experience in either Rolling Stock, Infrastructure, Signaling or O&M
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills
  • Organized, flexible and able to meet deadlines

Preferred Experience

  • In depth knowledge of CMREA / CSM / CENELEC standards
  • Knowledge of the Canadian Railway System (including CMREA) would be an advantage

Matchtech is a STEM Recruitment Specialist, with over 40 years’ experience

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