Lead Design Engineer - Rail Structure

Buckinghamshire
£40000 - £45000 per annum + benifits
21 Mar 2013
18 Apr 2013
HA-12328008
Kirsty McKinnon
Engineering
Permanent
Full Time

Position: Lead Engineer

Location: Buckinghamshire

Leading company in the maintenance and refurbishment of Rail vehicles seeks lead engineer to work in a customer facing role.

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced engineer with excellent structural knowledge to join theUK's fastest growing Transport Industry.

You will be joining a fast growing company with a strong order book and plans for further team expansion in the next 12-24 months.

In this senior position you will ensure that the mechanical and structural engineering requirements of projects are successfully specified and then delivered, minimizing vehicle downtime for the customer.

Career motivated? This is a stand alone role currently and you will operate in a senior position as the subject matter expert for structural changes and repairs to vehicles. The role then has further opportunity for development in line with the current growth plans and may go onto to lead a small team.

Sound interesting?

This great company are open to applications from those with detailed knowledge of structural design and build relating to all types of vehicles including but not limited to rail, defence, automotive, aerospace and commercial.

Additional to this you will require the following skills/experience to undertake this position:

- Degree in mechanical engineering

- Stress Analysis experience

- FEA Understanding & Software experience

Compliance issues related to rail can be taught so if you have the engineering expertise to carry out this role please be encouraged to apply.

To find out more about Huxley Associates, please visit www.huxley.com.