CAD/Junior Design Engineer | Rail

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We have set out to be the market leader in technology and connectivity integration across UK infrastructure.

We will draw upon our core values and out-perform others, delivering excellence through customer responsiveness, collaboration, and innovation. In doing so we will create a sustainable future for our people and our customers, reshaping and influencing the industries we operate in.

Working in partnership with our customer we intend to achieve the extraordinary.



About The Role

We have an exciting opportunity for a CAD/Junior Design Engineer to join our rail division. The successful individual will be responsible for the completion of technical and engineering CAD tasks to support projects, while providing support to the engineering department in the preparation of design information.



Key Duties & Responsibilities

As part of your day to day role, you are responsible for the following:

  • Collating design drawings, preparing maintenance manuals, preparing spreadsheets for material quantities etc
  • Ensuring that all reasonable care is taken to ensure that work is conducted professionally and safely and in accordance with agreed standards.
  • Designing, developing and engineering high quality models using 3D and 2D CAD tools
  • Producing of AutoCAD, Visio and or microstation drawings in timescales as outlined by the Design Team/Engineers
  • Producing details across a number of disciplines, including Civils, E & P, Telecoms & Signalling
  • Undertaking the checking of incoming drawings and assessing their impact on the LSL scope
  • Ensuring that all work carried out is in compliance with company design, safety, quality, environmental compliance and procedural
  • Assisting in improving daily processes to ensure that the CAD systems meet customer requirements
  • Interacting with the design team, as necessary to obtain critical design information necessary to complete project within intended time frame
  • Assisting in implementation of CAD engineering applications
  • Recording and tracking documents via the centralised document control system and monitoring adherence to a quality assurance at all times.

The above list is not exhaustive, and you will occasionally be asked to undertake additional duties where it is reasonable and appropriate.

Essential Attributes & Skills

  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Good team member with organisational and time management skills.
  • Being able to work alone or with a team
  • Being able to visualize in 3 dimensions. Working in a BIM environment
  • Being accurate and patient
  • Having analytical skills.
  • Being able to meet project deadlines
  • Having problem solving abilities
  • Commitment to continuous improvement and learning.
  • An ability to work as part of an integrated design team and undertake instructions from the Design Engineers
  • IT literate – Microsoft Office including CAD software such as AutoCAD, Visio, Microstation J.
  • Driving licence.
  • Good knowledge of aspects of engineering as applied to railway systems.
  • Basic understanding of telecommunications systems including electrical systems
  • D&A Screening
  • Medical

Desirable Attributes & Skills

  • CDM Awareness Training
  • Health and Safety Awareness
  • Sentinel - Personal Track Safety (PTS)
  • PTS E-Learning (complete before PTS course)
  • Keen to develop career and role to cost, programme and people management.
  • Prior knowledge of BIM
  • Prior knowledge or rail based systems ie: Project wise & EB
  • Prior experience of working in a construction environment.

Monday to Friday, Office based position.


Unit 2-4 Sheffield Business Park Churchill Way, Chapeltown, Sheffield, S35 2PY




When you join Linbrooke, you are entitled to our outstanding benefits and wellbeing plan as part of your position.

Hybrid Working: Find the right balance that works for you. Depending on your role, you maybe entitled to work 2/5 days from home*.

Health & Wellbeing: Supercharged health and wellbeing plan by Westfield Health and EAP employee assistance programme.

Fitness & Rewards: Fitness discounts with My Gym and Westfield Health Rewards. Stay on top of your game and save £££.

Community: Volunteering is big at Linbrooke. You can take 1 day off work to support causes you believe in. And you will get paid for doing it.

Sick Pay: Income protection for up to 6 weeks in 12 month period. So when you are unwell you don't have to worry about your finances.

Death In Service: In the unfortunate event of death, your nominated beneficiaries will receive a tax-free lump sum equivalent to a two-year salary, for this position.





All employees must be able to speak the English language with fluency with good oral and written skills. Fluency relates to a person's language proficiency and their ability to speak with confidence and accuracy, using accurate sentence structures and vocabulary. For those whose first language is a signed language, all reasonable adjustments will be made.

Comply at all times with the requirements of Linbrooke Services’ HSEQ policies and in accordance with the Health & Safety at Work Act. Delivery of all work in accordance with Linbrooke Services’ quality procedures and customer standards and specifications. Support the business during quality audits and demonstrate compliance.


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