Job Opportunities

PROSPECTIVE ONLY

In addition to the positions advertised below; we are always happy to accept prospective CV’s for future opportunities.

  • Career and Professional Development
  • Friendly Family Company

  • Competitive Salary and Rate
  • Unlimited Holidays (Accrued through worked hours)

  • Lease Vehicle Options (Salary Offset)

  • Full Pension Contributions

  • Health and Wellbeing focused

MAIN DUTIES:

We are seeking professionally qualified Structural Examiners (STE4 Competent) with a strong background in civil engineering and experience of undertaking all STE4 duties.

As an STE4, you will undertake accurate examinations, gather information which relates to the current condition and situation of rail structures, using company and technical documentation for reference particularly NR examination standards NR/L3/CIV/006

Following the examinations, you will produce examination reports to accurately reflect structures integrity and ensure that they provide a valid and complete picture of any degradation including suitable sketches and photographs.

Responsibilities:

  • Undertake accurate examinations, gather information which relates to the current condition and situation of rail structures, using company and technical documentation for reference particularly NR examination standards NR/L3/CIV/006.
  • Record findings of examinations, keeping good records using site notes / sketches and photographs. Ensure records are stored electronically in accordance with company procedures.
  • Undertake reconnaissance visits where appropriate and provide adequate resource plans to include proposed methods of working inclusive of labour and plant resource estimates.
  • Working with the Work Delivery team, facilitate the delivery of on-site activities including overseeing high pressure jetting of culverts ensuring that the works are completed safely, on time and without incident. Ensuring that all data is captured accurately, clearly and in accordance with company procedures.
  • Produce examination report to accurately reflect structure integrity and that it provides a valid and complete picture of any degradation including suitable sketches and photographs.
  • Take responsibility for the recognition of and dealing with serious defects which pose an immediate threat to the safety of the public or rail traffic in accordance with company procedures.
  • Keep personal record of examinations undertaken using company standard log book.
  • Actively develop working methods to improve the quality, quantity and safety of examination activities.
  • Provide mentoring to examiners in training or any other duties as may reasonably be required.
  • Possess the ability to work in a home-based role but closely with a remote team of support staff and other colleagues, as well as manage and plan your own workload.
  • Any other duties as may reasonably be required.

SKILLS/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • Experience working within the railway industry, managing the delivery of multi-disciplined projects.
  • Strong background in civil engineering is essential.
  • Experience of undertaking STE4 duties.
  • Experience working as part of a team, and managing less experienced team members.
  • MS Office Skills

SKILLS/EXPERIENCE DESIRABLE:

  • IRATA Rope Access qualification (in-date) of any level with current accurately completed logbook.
  • PTS / COSS / IWA Railway Competencies.
  • Drawing Package experience such as Visio/Smartdraw/CAD – Desirable

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Degree qualified civil engineer, or certified completion bridge inspection / examination training course / or suitably qualified by experience.
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