Principal Rail Engineer - Points & Crossings

Location: Perth
Job Type: Permanent
Discipline: Construction
Reference: J36382
Titan Recruitment is a leading specialist Engineering and Technology recruitment and contracting consultancy placing skilled technical professionals across Australia and overseas. We have a top-tier client base from a broad range of sectors looking for talented professionals.

Our Client
Our client is a one of Australia's top transport providers and provides a number of cost effective passenger transport services.

About the Role
As the Principal Track Engineer for this State-owner organisation, you will manage the operation performance and the ongoing upgrade and maintenance of the point and crossing works. Your commitment to ensure safety and reliability will be paramount in this role as you drive the planning and effective execution of the works.

Your previous background in delivering construction and maintenance work for passenger rail will have equipped you with the ability to successfully oversee multiple projects from the planning stage through the delivery to completion of testing and commissioning.

Key Criteria
To be successful in your application for the role of Principal Track Engineer you will be able to meet the following criteria:
• Relevant engineering degree - for example; Civil, Electrical or Signalling.
• A background working on the maintenance of Rail tracks servicing passenger rail networks.
• Substantial knowledge of Railway Points and Crossings work.
• Strong communication skills and able to interface with multiple stakeholders.
• Ability to control safety requirements, budgets and timeframes.
• Police Clearance certificate, Drivers Licence and Medical certification required.

What's on Offer
This is an opportunity to live and work in Australia with the provision of a working visa. You will need to have a strong commitment to safety, an Engineering degree that would satisfy the admission to the Institute of Engineers Australia.

In return you will have a clear career path, an abundance of maintenance track projects and control over the delivery of the Points and Crossings.

Salary dependant on experience will range from $140k - $155k. Full assistance with the provision of a Working Visa in Australia.

If you would like to have a confidential conversation about this role or other opportunities within the Rail industry, then please contact Suzi Johnson at Titan Recruitment on 08 6467 0607 or send through your details to

Titan is an advocate for Equal Employment Opportunity, and we encourage applications from all
interested applicants.