Position Title: Consultant - Rolling Stock Approvals
Department: Ricardo Rail UK
Reporting to: Team Leader
Ricardo Rail UK is a multi-discipline rail consultancy providing services in expert advice and independent assurance across the UK, Europe, Middle East and Asia where we employ c500 consultants working on rolling stock, infrastructure and independent assurance projects.
Our UK Rail business employs c120 consultants in offices in London, Preston, York, Bristol and Derby, the latter which is our head office.
We provide consultancy and independent assurance services, across infrastructure and rolling stock to clients including infrastructure managers, train manufacturers, equipment manufacturers and maintainers.
Our shared goal is to be the natural choice provider of expert advice and independent assurance services to the global rail industry. Care, integrity and excellence will always drive our long-term relationships with clients and colleagues.
Due to continued growth we are now looking to strengthen our team to support the delivery of existing and new projects. The role we are seeking to fill is that of Rolling Stock Approvals Consultant to work within our Independent Assurance Team. Based in Derby you will be responsible for providing expert advice on the approvals regimes that apply to passenger, freight and on track machine rolling stock and in addition managing and contributing to the delivery of these projects.
The rolling stock approvals consultant will be responsible for delivery of technical work as part of an independent assurance team specifically for rolling stock. Vehicles under Ricardo’s current assurance portfolio are Passenger, Freight, On Track Machine, On Track Plant and Steam locomotives.
You will meet and develop relationships with key engineering leaders and rail decision makers as well as enhancing your own technical capabilities. In undertaking this client facing role, you will be expected to combine sound engineering knowledge and judgement, with excellent communication skills, to deliver technical service to clients and Ricardo Rail projects.
Technical expertise & skills required:
For further information or to make an application please contact Donna.Baker@ricardo.com quoting the job reference number above.