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Senior Rail Engineer

  • Job added:   10 December 2019
  • Location:   Nigeria
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   211343713
  • Company:   CV-Library
Senior Rail Engineer
Rail Engineer - Nigeria
A well-established Main Contractor is currently looking for a Senior Rail Engineer to join their team in Nigeria.
The Senior Rail Engineer role:
• Supervision of the following activities and works:
• Production of Concrete Sleepers (Plain line and Turnout sleepers);
• Track Panel Assembly;
• Track Laying on the mainline, on the secondary lines, on the dead –end lines/buffer lines;
• Turnout Assembly and Installation;
• Weld Testing (Ultrasonic test, hardness test, Fatigue test, Drop / Impact test, and bending test);
• Ballast Application;
• Tamping;
• De-stressing;
• Installation of Railway Furniture;
• Repair Works;
• Monitoring all Works Progress;
• Post Works Data Collection and Acceptance;
• Able to interpret, advise and comment on the results of any Track Geometry Data records.
• Prepare comprehensive reports, showing work progress and reporting any/all problems with the works;
• Prepare site notes, letters with comments and instructions;
• Interactive technical meetings with the Contractor and the Client;
• Supervision, Assessment and Mentoring of all technical and professional staff;
• Reviewing of Works Method Statements and all other related documentation;
• Monitoring the Program of Works.

The Senior Rail Engineer will have:
• Having to manage a Works Supervision Team, the Manager (Senior) must possess strong Leadership Skills, Responsibility for his work (and that of his subordinates) and be able to efficiently Delegate duties as and when required.
• An excellent Team player with good Communication skills, able to easily and effectively relate with the Design/Vetting Office.
• As work schedules are often tight one must be Proactive, Goal Oriented and able to Work Under Pressure, whilst remaining focused at all time in a strong Client Focused environment. Given the unpredictability of the work scenario, good Problem Solving and Lateral Thinking skills would complete the profile of the ideal candidate.

• Knowledge and experience in management software;
• Knowledge of “Code for Design of Railway Line” of the People's Republic of China;
• Ability to Adapt and Interpret different Specifications and Standards.

In return?
TAX FREE Negotiable Salary
Medical/Health Insurance
Career development
If you are a Civil Engineer looking to explore your options, please apply online or contact Bradley at ICDS
Structural Engineer / Nigeria / Engineer / Civil Engineer / Civil / Rail / Senior Civil Engineer / Civil Engineering / Rail Engineer

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