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Engineering Leader (P.Way Track Configuration)

Job Title: Engineering Leader (P.Way Track Configuration)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 029980
Job Published: April 11, 2019 14:26

Job Description

Principal Engineering Leader (P. Way Track Configuration ) 029980
Organisation - Support Services
Job - General
Position Type - Full Time
Transport for London (TfL) Engineers are always looking forward. Join us in one of our Central Engineering, Transport System Engineering or Infrastructure Engineering teams and, as well as maintaining legacy assets, you’ll deliver new systems and solutions. There’s more to it than Tubes, roads, buildings and bridges. This is about connecting communities and creating opportunities, so we’re ready for the 21st century and beyond.
Day-to-day, your focus will be on motivating and developing your department to deliver safe, cost effective engineering solutions across the organisation. But it doesn’t stop there; you will also apply your own extensive technical expertise across a wide range of complex issues on the transport network, as well as developing technical strategy and acting as the designated technical authority where assigned. 
As the Principal Engineering Leader for Permanent Way Track, you will be a recognised expert in Track Engineering, with a comprehensive understanding of TfL and wider industry theory and practise. You will have extensive experience of managing Permanent Way interfaces and managing the development of permanent componentry for plain line and junctionwork. You will provide expert input into the update and development of Permanent Way standards. Using your excellent experience of Permanent Way engineering, you will provide support and guidance to Permanent Way maintenance and project teams across TfL.
The more teams and projects you’ve led, the better. It’s also equally important you bring a passion for the TfL Vision and strategy too. That’s because, wherever you join us, you’ll explore work of unparalleled scale, scope and variety across a unique range of projects, as you build your career and expertise. So come and bring on tomorrow, as a Principal Engineering Leader at TfL.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, age or disability status. 

Application Process 
Please apply using your most recent CV and Cover Letter. We encourage you to apply for the position that is most relevant to your existing skills, knowledge and experience as shortlisting is carried out on the basis of how well you meet the criteria for the role. 

The closing date for applications is Sunday 12th May 2019 @ 23:59 

Interviews will be held between 23rd April 2019 and 30th May 2019 

A minimum of 5 working days notice will be provided however, please note, due to critical delivery timeframes we may not be able to offer interview slots outside of this period. 

Previous Applications 
If you have been unsuccessful in applying for this role within the last six months, you need not re-apply. 

NPL Applications 
Applications to internally advertised roles can only be accepted from temporary workers who are on PAYE terms via agency, or PAYE via Umbrella Companies. Temporary workers who are paid through their own limited companies are not covered by the Agency Worker Regulations and are ineligible to apply. 

In return for your commitment and expertise, you will enjoy excellent benefits and scope to grow. Our benefit package includes; 
• Final Salary Pension Scheme 
• Free travel for you on the TfL network (and one additional person at your address) 
• A 75% discount on National Rail Season Ticket and interest free loan 
• 30 days annual leave plus public and bank holidays 
• Private Healthcare discounted scheme 
• Tax-efficient cycle-to-work programme 
• Retail, health, leisure and travel offers through the MyTfL rewards programme 
• Discounted Eurostar travel 
• Flexible Working or Part Time Working 

In line with our Resourcing Policy (Feb 2014), internal employees are required to complete their probationary period before applying for internal TfL positions. Please ensure you have successfully completed your probation before submitting an application for this role, otherwise your application may be withdrawn. 

Formal warnings: 
Internal employees with any current formal warnings are not eligible to apply for internal TfL vacancies until expiry of the warning. Ineligible applications may be withdrawn. Details of what is defined as a current formal warning can be found on Source: http://intranet.tfl/working-at-tfl/people-performance-rewards/people-management-disciplinary-processes/disciplinary-processes.aspx