Senior Project Engineer - Rail - Signalling

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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 without customer we intend to achieve the extraordinary.


Our Rail Signalling division are proud to be market leaders, demonstrating a turnkey approach for full lifecycle project delivery. The department is made up of proactive and innovative engineers working within major and minor project delivery for Signalling, Power and Communications projects within the UK. Offering ongoing career progression, this is a great opportunity to grow within our dynamic  business.

As a Senior Project Engineer you will provide technical leadership to the signalling engineering team on the portfolio of projects and undertake the duties of CRE in accord with personal competence. You will actively support specific business initiatives as required and ensure that all project related engineering tasks are robustly planned and resourced in accordance with agreed timescales and budgets.

The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring the completion and leadership of signalling engineering tasks, ensuring the delivery is achieved in accordance with agreed engineering standards whilst attaining quality, budget targets within timescale constraints.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Develop Risk Assessments to identify Risks and Hazards and advise on adequate control measures
  • Ensure that adequate signalling engineering knowledge regarding the project scope is available to all project team members
  • Ensure that the project operates an appropriate document control process for all engineering deliverables management
  • Ensure that changes to engineering scope are captured and as relevant escalated to the project manager for action in accord with the contract
  • Guarantee all work Package Plans, Task Briefing Sheets and SSOW Packs have been provided and understood
  • Project specific documentation, including drawings, SIGTAN’s, PAN’s, and TI’s
  • Brief project documentation to employees as identified
  • Identify project specific requirements for any permits or specific access requirements
  • Identify and action with resource owners any requirements for specialist tools and equipment required for the programme delivery
  • Ensure that orders are in place for all engineering deliverables / activities and provide timely and accurate reporting to the Linbrooke Project Manager upon targets and progress
  • Identify project requirements and work with other project engineers to forecast and plan specialist skills / resources
  • Review incident and accident reports and ensure corrective actions and subsequent measures are briefed and remain implemented to prevent recurrence.
  • Proactively support management & safety staff in conducting investigations of accident or incidents.
  • Provide input, advice and recommendations to support the formulation of corrective actions.


  • As per IRSE licensing as required
  • WAH Tier 1 - Module 1a - WAH001a Working at Height Theory & Awareness
  • WAH Module 2 WIN236 WAH Procedure training
  • Emergency First Aid at Work (1 Day)
  • Asbestos Awareness
  • CDM Regulations Training
  • Health and Safety Awareness
  • CDM for PMs (Principal Contractor) & Designers
  • Basic Signalling 1 & 2
  • Sentinel - Personal Track Safety (PTS)
  • PTS E-Learning (complete before PTS course)


  • WAH Tier 1 - Module 1b - WAH001b Working at Height Practical Training
  • Action On Module
  • Managing Confined Spaces
  • Full Fadc Trainng (Frauscher)
  • G110 Tester-Lead Tester
  • G110 Author-Checker
  • Signal Works Testing MOD5 - Assistant Tester
  • SMTH Signaling Maintenance Tester Handbook



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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