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Senior Electrical Engineer

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    Birmingham, West Midlands

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    Engineering Management

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    Daniel Petrie

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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    3 Months

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    Dan Petrie

Senior Electrical Engineer
(3 Months)

Our client is a leader in railway rolling stock engineering, enhancement and systems integration and provides high quality turnkey project and consultancy services to maximise vehicle utilisation and performance. With excellent rail engineering, production and project management skills; the company operates from design and engineering offices in Birmingham and from a range of project facilities to suit vehicle and fleet locations.

The Role

Responsible for delivering solutions to a range of engineering problems related to passenger and freight rolling stock.

  • Support the Head of Engineering Technical and Project Managers by managing the engineering solutions.

  • Produce non-drawing technical documentation associated with a project, and support the design department in the production of engineering drawings.

  • Through value engineering, identify and specify components, and provide technical support to the procurement team.

  • Undertake vehicle surveys. Liaise with customers and suppliers.

  • Work to agreed procedures for the control of all drawings and documentation.

  • Mentor and assist in the development of less experienced members of the engineering team.

The Person

  • A good appreciated & technical understanding of the various rail vehicle systems.

  • An understanding of the industry structure.

  • Detailed knowledge and expertise of a number of specialist engineering techniques.

  • Ability to use own initiative to identify solutions to engineering problems.

  • Excellent technical research and comprehension skills.

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills.

  • The ability to discuss technical issues with experts.

  • Competent at administration, time management and planning.