Senior Asset Engineer (Support) [E&P]

Last updated 17 days ago
Location:Greater London
Job Type:Full Time


London, GB

Department Name

Eastern Region

About Network Rail

Network Rail is at the heart of revitalising Britain's railway. We're making rail safer, more reliable and more efficient than ever before. It's a real team effort. One which calls for the collaboration of the industry's finest professionals. We've built an encouraging, sharing, respectful and diverse culture! Because shared expertise and new points of view make us stronger. Together, we're providing a railway fit for the future. And as the network continues to grow, you'll grow along with us.

Brief Description

We're seeking a Senior Asset Engineer to support the project and maintenance support duties of the RE E&P Team, working closely with the Anglia maintenance organisation and capital projects ensuring that the quality of work is aligned with Anglia Route requirements to ensure a safe, reliable railway for the public.

Additionally, you will have the opportunity to support various projects relating to the modification of the assets and systems, giving you the chance to expand your knowledge and grow as an engineer. Most of your focus will be on the traction power contact systems, optimising their performance. You must have prior knowledge of the design/operation and maintenance of 25kV overhead line contact systems and ideally an appreciation of d.c. conductor rail systems.

About the role (External)

If you can appreciate their performance and how to improve their working, this opportunity is ideal for you. We can provide you all of the mentoring and investment to advance your career coupled with various benefits and a chance to take pride in your work knowing you are contributing to a better railway for a better Britain. If you can demonstrate the following points, we want you to join us:

    An incorporated engineer with a relevant professional membership

      Aware of what maintenance regimes we need for our assets to be maintained in a robust manner

        Provide advice to be proud of, aspiring to improve our technical ability that we offer to our colleagues

          Happy to lead your own workstream and take ownership of the assurance

            Experience in mentoring and coaching front line staff

              Familiar with the assurance and management processes for design and construction of OLE systems.

              How to apply (External)

              Network Rail encourages applications regardless of age, disability, marital status (including civil partnerships), pregnancy or maternity, race, religion or belief, sexual orientation, transgender status, sex (or gender), employment status, trade union affiliation, or other irrelevant factor. We will interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria. We positively embrace flexible working recognising that employees may wish to balance work and home life.

              Keeping people safe on the railway is at the heart of everything we do, safe behaviour is therefore a requirement of working for Network Rail. Applicants should demonstrate their personal dedication to safety in their application.

              We follow a structured pay framework, any salary offered will be within the following pay range: Band 3C - £51,156 - £57,551. Closing date: 25th October 2020. Late applications will not be accepted and Network Rail retain the right to close the advert early based on application volumes.