OLE Senior or Principal Design Engineer

Job Title: OLE Senior or Principal Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: York, North Yorkshire
Salary: £70000.00 per annum + Benefits + Package
REF: BBBH23226_1490031995
Contact Name: Carolina Troncoso
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Job Published: about 4 years ago


My client is looking for for Senior / Principal OLE Design Engineers to be based from our York office, who have a proven track record in the design and control of OLE schemes. The organisation is one of the leading global Design & Consultancy, working on high profile projects within the Rail industry.

You will be:

Reporting to the Team Leader / Principal Engineer, 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 the client and other stakeholders on a regular basis.

*Developing skills and knowledge base in both the technical and management streams

*Delivery of OLE design submissions, i.e. layout plans, isolation diagrams, supporting calculations etc

*Production of allocation documents, i.e. cross sections, data sheets, switching cross sections, adopting appropriate methods of calculation for the allocation of suitable components within the range of OLE being applied

Essential Experience:

Understanding of Network Rail GRIP process

*Knowledge of 750v dc and 1500v dc OLE systems an advantage

*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, Series 1 etc.

*Being familiar with, and compliant with, relevant H & S regulations and to promote a culture of awareness within the team

Minimum Academic Qualifications / Affiliations:

*Mechanical or Electrical Engineering Degree or equivalent

*Member of the IET, IRSE or other recognised professional body.

This is a great opportunity to join one of the most prestigious consultancies within the UK Rail sector. The organisation offers a generous package, salary, bonuses and career development.

If you would like to apply or know more about this role, please contact Carolina Marticorena at Allen & York or LinkedIn.