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Senior Track Engineer, Auckland

Australasia Region
AUC000088 Requisition #

Do you want to make a positive impact on the world? Sustainable development is at the heart of everything we do. 
Seventy-five years ago, we created a home for creative thinkers seeking to solve the world’s biggest challenges. Today, a collective of 16,000+ Arupians gather across the globe from 140 different countries to build a sustainable future.  
We strive to create an inclusive environment and give everyone a voice. Diversity drives innovation in our projects and offers empathy to the communities we serve. We welcome and encourage applications from people living with disability and provide workplace adjustments.
At Arup, you’ll do more than work — you’ll shape a better world.


About this role
Do you find purpose in connecting the digital with the physical world? We have a fantastic opportunity for a motivated Senior Track Engineer to join our vibrant and enthusiastic Engineering team based in Auckland. The focus of the Senior Track Engineer is to provide Track Engineering solutions and consulting services for railway infrastructure projects and related areas in order to enhance the team’s portfolio of skills and expertise, support the rail team leader in running projects, and mentor junior team members.


What will I do? 

  • Provide track designs and technical advice throughout the engineering process from project inception to delivery, operation and maintenance;
  • Undertake the role of Checker/reviewer for Track Engineering Projects;
  • Take a longer-term strategic view of the business and contribute to the development plan of Arup;
  • Lead conversations with key stakeholders in setting out the basis of our design solution, outlining the rationale for any design variations or departures from standards, and working collaboratively to overcome any problems; and
  • Work in small and medium sized projects, as well as being a key member of larger project groups and providing support for junior staff.

What will I bring?

  • Recognised engineering qualification and industry experience of railway track infrastructure throughout the engineering process; 
  • Highly competent in permanent way engineering and alignment design, and develop through a process of continual self-improvement, to support Arup and our clients with technical expertise in competencies such as: Track alignment design and 3D modelling in a rail design package such as Bentley Microstation, 12D and Power Rail Track;
  • Experience in all or either; Planning, Detailing & Staging of Railway Infrastructure Development, Platform Design & Clearance Requirements, Track Design Principles & Trackform Specification, Track maintenance & Construction Practices, Civil and Earthworks Interface and/ or Rail Systems Interface;
  • Fantastic interpersonal skills and effective report writing; and
  • Invests time to build strong relationships with clients and business associates.

Our firm 
Dedicated to sustainable development, the firm is a collective of designers, advisors and experts working across 140 countries. Founded to be both humane and excellent, we collaborate with our clients and partners using imagination, technology and rigour to shape a better world.
We create spaces where everyone feels safe, seen and included and able to perform at their best. We take an approach to flexible working that supports the diversity and well-being of our members.


Are you ready to shape a better world?
Our open roles are waiting for you on the Arup careers page. If you like what you see here, apply today.  


Arup does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies.


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