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Senior Signalling Project Engineer


Belfast, GB, BT3 9GB

Onsite or Hybrid:  Hybrid

Job Title:                Senior Signalling Project Engineer
Location:                Hybrid – with travel 
Compensation:      Competitive 
Role Type:              Full time / Permanent 
Role ID:                  SF49766


At Babcock we’re working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as a Senior Signalling Project Engineer at our Belfast site.


The role

As a Senior Signalling Project Engineer, you’ll have a role that’s out of the ordinary. Working within our project teams you will be required to undertake the day-to-day management and co-ordination of the technical and engineering activities for the implementation of the Signalling discipline on large, multi-disciplinary projects.


Day to day, you’ll liaise with the design and construction teams and ensure that all signalling construction works comply with all standards, legislation and specifications. Our Translink projects work predominantly Network rails standards and approved systems.


•    Act as Contractors Engineering Manager for Signalling-lead projects with overall accountability for engineering activities applicable to the specific project; including those undertaken by subcontracted organisations.
•    Act as Signalling Construction Contractors Responsible Engineer (CRE) and/or Project Engineer where required, with accountability for the day-to-day management and co-ordination of the technical and engineering activities within the discipline for a specific project.
•    As CRE, identify the competent discipline design and/or construction resources required for the delivery of a project.
•    Delegation of Engineering Roles to competent deputies as required.
•    Establish a process that identifies and briefs changes to engineering standards affecting the project. The briefing process shall include all staff engaged in the project including contractors and sub-contractors. Ensure an impact assessment of new and updated standards is undertaken where these may be relevant to the project


Essential experience of the Senior Signalling Project Engineer,

•    Evidence of being a Signalling Construction CRE 
•    Experience of delivering signalling work in an operational environment and on large multi-disciplinary projects
•    Experience of liaison with design and successful contribution to the design development through IDC processes  
•    Fully conversant with railway structure and associated safety matters


This is a hybrid role and can be based anywhere in the UK as long as you can travel to Northern Ireland as and when required. 


Qualifications for the Senior Signalling Project Engineer,

•    Holding a IRSE Engineering Manager License preferred


Our Benefits

•    Generous holiday allowance 
•    Matched contribution pension scheme, with life assurance
•    Employee share scheme 
•    Employee shopping savings portal
•    Payment of Professional Fees
•    Reservists in the armed forces receive ten days special paid leave 
•    Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows the majority of employees to buy additional leave or to sell up to one working week of annual leave from their annual entitlement
•    ‘Be Kind Day’ enables employees to take one working day's paid leave a year (or equivalent hours) to undertake volunteering work with their chosen organisation or registered charity


For the full extensive Benefits package please visit our Careers pages


Babcock International 
For over a century Babcock International have helped to defend nations, protect communities and build a better world. To continue, we must adapt, advance and be a sustainable business with a shared goal. 
If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. We’re committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone’s free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.



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