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About the opportunity
Jacobs’ Vehicle Solutions team is involved with projects for new vehicles, depots, vehicle maintenance, fleet modifications and design, for a wide range of clients in the UK and Ireland including vehicle owners, operators, installers, equipment suppliers and local and national government organisations. We are recruiting a vehicle engineer with experience of trams and light rail vehicles, to help us develop and deliver further opportunities in the UK and Ireland.
The role will require the candidate to do the following:
To work directly for, and with, the client to lead on the specification, procurement and introduction of new trams and light rail vehicles.
To work as part of the wider Jacobs consultancy team on multi-disciplinary projects, for example on feasibility studies and design projects for new transport systems.
To be part of a team or lead on projects as directed by the company in line with their relevant skills.
To work independently on defined projects.
To be responsible for providing technical reports and data as required.
To ensure effective communication at all times.
To report to the Team Leader, New Vehicles
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Here’s What You’ll Need:
The successful candidate will be required to demonstrate the following:
Experience of successful project delivery and technical responsibility in the specification and / or design of new trams and / or light rail vehicles.
Good knowledge of at least one UK tram system and the associated vehicles.
Ability to work as part of a team and work independently.
Excellent writing and communication skills.
Good analytical skills.
Willingness and ability to deliver projects to quality, budget and time.
Willingness to contribute to business development and bidding for new projects on trams and light rail vehicles as well as other types of vehicles.
Willingness to travel to meet the needs of projects.
Qualifications & Experience:
Degree/HNC or relevant experience
Experience of the UK tram industry sector with a manufacturer, operator, transport authority or consultant
Chartered Engineer or working towards it
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