Our client a well respected engineering consultancy with offices across the country are seeking to strengthen their rail offering with this key appointment for an Engineering Manager.
The company seek an Engineering Manager to lead their design teams on a number of high profile projects within the UK Rail Sector.
As one of the key members of the design team, the Engineering Manager is key in supporting the delivery of key projects within the Rail Group.
This will involve being accountable for day-to-day engineering/technical delivery of work on specific projects. Support the technical interface between the project and the engineering disciplines and providing direction/guidance/support to the disciplines as required.
You will be responsible for providing integrated teams for project delivery that aligns with competency requirements and minimises office interface.
You will liaise with other Engineering Managers for additional resources and with the applicable HoD for supply chain where necessary. Project Management and Engineering Interface and thoroughly champion the consistent use of company delivery tools/processes which ensure that all parties have an agreed understanding of the project and their part within it
Bid Strategy, Interactive Planning, Design Input Statement, Inter-office Work Agreements, and output from Client Expectation Surveys, Client Satisfactions Surveys, and (where appropriate) feedback against Network Railís KPIs
Additionally provide engineering input into PQQs, bids and the development of momentum work on active projects as well as engineering approvals / acceptance office analysis.
On a day-to-day basis, be aware of delivery commitments made by each of the disciplines in the office, the issues which could adversely impact delivery, and take appropriate action to address delivery issues as necessary
Maximize the appropriate allocation of engineering resources to optimise backlog utilization.
Work closely with the office Rail Director to maintain throughput of work through prospects and bids
Liaise with the HoDs to ensure forward resource predictions are available through the discipline capacity or supply chain
Maintain a headcount to deliver backlog and ongoing business requirements
For your part you will be ideally a Chartered Civil Engineer with experience in multi-discipline design/design management and a strong knowledge of Rail and able to lead and guide others in implementation of Rail standards. Additionally knowledge of Euro codes and British Standards. You will have the ability to undertake Engineering Manager (Contractors Engineering Manager) role on Rail Projects
There are a tremendous number of benefits on offer including relocation expenses.