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Job Title: OLE Design Engineers - multiple locations
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: UK - England - North West England
Salary: £30,000-55,000 DOE - Various Locations
REF: 43649
Job Published: 5 months ago

Recent expansion of our client's overhead line design function, has created multiple positions across OLE Design Engineering (Engineers, Senior and Principal level) in Cardiff, Bristol, Manchester, York and Glasgow
Reporting to the Associate Technical Director, you will control the production and output of detailed Overhead Line / OLE designs within the rail sector. You will provide technical advice and support to project teams, work in collaboration with other disciplines and interface with clients and other stakeholders on a regular basis.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Development and design of OLE layout plans - adopting appropriate standards in producing layouts and overlays.
  • Production of supporting calculations.
  • Production of allocation documents, i.e. cross sections, data sheets, switching cross sections, etc, adopting appropriate methods of calculation for the allocation of suitable components within the range of OLE being applied.
  • Familiar with Isolation/section diagrams.
  • Understanding of Bonding and OLE installation techniques.
  • Providing technical support to multi-disciplinary and electrification projects.
  • Report writing.
  • Client liaison at all levels.
Required Experience 
  • Previous OLE design experience within the rail sector.
  • Experience of OLE Design and Construction related activities.
  • Familiar with Isolation/section diagrams.
  • Understanding of Bonding and OLE installation techniques.
  • Experienced in Network Rail OLEMI range of equipment i.e. Mk3B, ATF, UK1, Series 2, etc.
  • Being familiar with, and compliant with, relevant H & S regulations.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
Required Qualifications:
  • Degree or HNC/HND qualified
Desirable Skills (the following would be an advantage)
  • Previous Microstation experience.
  • Understanding of Network Rail GRIP process.
  • Knowledge of 750v dc and 1500v dc OLE systems.
We look forward to receiving your application.
For more information, please contact Lisa Newman 01202 888 986
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