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  • Job reference: RMS0165748

Signalling Project Engineering Manager

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Location: Derby, Derbyshire
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 06/04/2017
  • Duration: permanent
  • Time left:
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The Company:
At the click of a button you could be on track to secure a lucrative new role in rail with an innovative software and technology company that is seeking to transform the UK's railways.

As the Signalling Project Engineering Manager for our client you'll be playing an integral role in the delivery of major technical projects.

In addition to your management function, you will also be called on from time-to-time to personally deliver engineering/technical work as a member of the project team.

The Role:
 As the Project Engineering Manager you'll be accountable for all design and construction controls to ensure that they are compliant with the applicable standards, legislation, contract requirements and specifications.
 You will be responsible for assessing the competence and the appointment of any Project Engineers required for the project.
 Where more than one Project Engineer is appointed you will be responsible for defining the split of responsibilities paying particular attention to the management of the interfaces between areas of responsibility- such as design, installation and testing activities.
 Ensuring that all Project Engineers have a process in place to identify and brief changes to engineering standards and processes to all relevant staff, including subcontractors, will also be an integral part of the role.
 Another key part of the role will involve implementing a risk management process, in support of the maintenance of the Project Risk Register (which includes both technical and commercial risks) that identifies and where possible mitigates risk.

In addition to the above, your role as Signalling Project Engineering Manager will require you to:
 Implement a technical change control process.
 Ensure that any Build/Installation work is signed off when complete.

So click apply and get your career on the track to success with a new role in rail.

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.