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Assistant E&P Engineer

Country/Region:  GB
Field:  Engineering

York, GB

Type of Contract:  Permanent
Level of experience:  Any



The global leader in public transport infrastructure, SYSTRA has specialised in the mass transit and rail market since 1957. The main shareholders of SYSTRA are SNCF and RATP. Its ambition is to serve emerging needs for collective and sustainable mobility throughout the world. With a presence in 80 countries, SYSTRA manages over 3,000 projects for high-speed systems, traditional rail lines, metros and tramways throughout the world.

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We are immediately hiring for an Assistant E&P/MEP Engineer to join our growing team in York. This position within our Mechanical, Electrical & Plant engineering team will suit a developing E&P engineer with a solid grounding of experience in infrastructure MEP Design, who is keen to part of a busy, high performing team working on some of the most high profile rail engineering projects in the UK. The Assistant E&P Engineer will work with a team of engineers producing the design delivery of allocated E&P/MEP Projects as instructed by the projects Lead MEP Engineer. The role requires presence in the York office, however Systra are adopting a hybrid working arrangement going forward which allows significant flexibility to work from home several days a week.


Main Duties:


The Assistant E&P engineer’s main duties will be the production of E&P/MEP designs as instructed by the projects Contractors Responsible Engineer (CRE) and or Lead Engineer and to be responsible for:

  • Ensuring designs are completed to meet CRE/Lead Engineers requirements.
  • Ensuring designs are completed to the timescales agreed with the CRE/Lead Engineer.
  • Planning the allocated design works to meet the agreed timescales.
  • Identify changes to the projects client requirements and raise the changes with the CRE/Lead Engineer.


Experience Required:


  • This role requires a good understanding of CSM/CDM regulations and requirements. (internal training will be provided.)
  • Experience in the use of Amtech, Microstation and Relux Design Software.
  • Good communication and presentation skills.
  • A self-motivated team player able to work with minimal supervision.
  • Able to build and maintain good relationships with engineers from other internal discipline teams to promote good inter-discipline working relationships and a “One Team” ethos.

Systra is an equal opportunities company; this position is open to all applicants.

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