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REF: 42656


£65,000 - £70,000 (Permanent)

Amersham, South East

Associate Engineer


£65,000 - £70,000 plus benefits


Our client offers a full range of engineering services from their network of national offices. Their success story continues, and they are looking to expand their engineering services from their office in Amersham to include rail structures.


To start this off they want to make a strategic appointment of an Associate Structural Engineer who has extensive rail structures experience. The role offers an opportunity to work on projects with Network Rail and railway contractors – and more.


You will be expected to manage your own projects and team, whilst developing your own career.



  • Preparation of railway technical approval submissions in accordance with sector standards;
  • Preparation of civil and structural designs using manual calculations and relevant rail software;
  • Liaise with clients and external agencies including Network Rail, Regional Highways Authorities and Environment Agency;
  • Capable of representing our client at meetings;
  • Oversee work carried out by technicians.


About you:

  • Relevant degree in engineering, ideally working towards Chartership;
  • Experience managing a team working on rail structures design;
  • Able to evidence successful delivery of rail structures schemes;
  • Fully conversant with Network Rail Company Standards and Railway Group Standards;
  • Working knowledge of relevant Standards and Codes.


This role comes with a high level of commitment and responsibility, and there may be occasional weekend and night shifts. You should have excellent communication skills and possess a good understanding of fee management.


In return you will join a driven and thriving firm who offer excellent benefits package including flexible working.


If you are at a point in your career where you want to take on more responsibility, and you have the necessary experience in railway structures design, send your CV to Graham Ventham to have a chat and introduction to our client.

Graham Ventham

Managing Director


01728 726 126
07973 510 853

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