Principal Railway Civil Engineer


Within our locally owned, independent civil and structural engineering design partnership we are in the process of expanding our rail design offering

We are seeking an experienced Chartered Civil Engineer with at least 5 years post Chartered rail experience gained on Network Rail projects. We are looking for someone with a positive and practical approach to engineering to provide team leadership and enhance our technical capability. Our expanding portfolio of railway work includes station enhancement projects, depots, bridges and culverts. The role requires someone who has experience as a Rail Civils CRE and CEM, and has the necessary management skill to mentor and train junior staff. Although based in Glasgow the role could involve a variety of projects across the UK rail network for a variety of clients including Network Rail, contractors and local developers


Take ownership and pride in the work being delivered

  • Bring original thought and challenge to engineering problems
  • Review documents, designs and drawings completed by team to ensure consistent high quality and compliance with design standards, industry best practice, contractual obligations and client expectations
    Liaison with Clients and stakeholders and other relevant third parties
    • Provide leadership to a project design team providing support, mentoring and guidance to less experienced colleagues

The role offers an opportunity to contribute to design solutions on a portfolio of projects, and to work within a friendly and professional team that is proud of the quality of the service it delivers to its clients. We have a clear vision for innovation and engineering. The position attracts a competitive salary according to skills and experience, and a flexible benefits package

We would love to hear from you to arrange an informal chat to learn more or to apply for the position. Please send your CV or a message marked for the attention of John Campbell to referring to this position or contact me at