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Mechanical Package Manager (Rail)

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General information


Egis is an international player active in the consulting, construction engineering and mobility service sectors.
We design and operate intelligent infrastructure and buildings capable of responding to the climate emergency and helping to achieve more balanced, sustainable and resilient territorial development.
With operations in 120 countries, Egis places the expertise of its 18,000 employees at the disposal of its clients and develops cutting-edge innovation accessible to all projects.
Improving people's quality of life and supporting communities in their social and economic development, whilst drastically reducing carbon emissions and achieving vital 2050 net zero targets, that's our purpose.



Position description

Job title

Mechanical Package Manager (Rail)

Contract type

Permanent contract

Business Line specific context

As an international player in construction engineering and mobility services, Egis offers a unique global opportunity, combining consulting, engineering, and infrastructure operations.


Our capacity for innovation allows us to respond to the challenges of the climate and digital world, offering solutions and recognised expertise in the transport and mobility, sustainable cities, building, water, environment, and energy sectors.


The Egis Group has more than 50 years of experience, a presence in 75 countries, and 19,500 employees around the world.


With a secured programme works and ambitious growth plans for our Turnkey services, Egis Projects UK is seeking an experienced candidate for the position of Mechanical Package Manager. The role will be based in London and require full-time attendance on-site.

Job description

Typically, the role will require the following contributions:


We are seeking a highly skilled Mechanical Package Manager with significant experience in construction and contract delivery roles with tier 1/2 contractors. Strong knowledge of construction industry and railway standards will be essential. In this role, you will play a critical role in coordinating and overseeing the integration of various systems within rail projects, with a specific lead function and expertise in mechanical systems, public health and building management systems.

You will have strong leaderships skills, being able to work autonomously and be accountable for mechanical packages from concepts, through design to installation and handover. You will also be responsible for the development and training of a team of engineers and site managers, to grow the capacity and capability of our mechanical engineering services.

You will manage and co-ordinate our design teams, supply chain partners and cross-functional teams to ensure the successful integration of mechanical systems in rail and construction

Key Responsibilities:

Safety Leadership:

The role will act as a leader within Turnkey services and the wider Egis Group on all Health and Safety matters, helping to drive improved H&S performance and identifying improvements to existing performance, policies and processes. The role will require the candidates to demonstrate extensive experience of CDM regulations, acting as Principal Designer/Principal Contractor and will assist the business in discharging is duties under CDM for all contracts


Contract Management:

Accountable for the profit/loss of assigned commissions within the Turnkey service Lead and utilise commercial teams to provide reporting, CVR updates and contract administration. Management of construction performance and works programmes. Lead on tendering, procurement activities and supply chain engagement

Leadership and Team Management:

To lead in the growth of a mechanical services team, recruitment of technical and management staff and manage the mentoring of junior engineers and site managers. Provide strategic direction and guidance on business and tendering activities

Technical Leadership:

Implement systems and procedures to maintain a cost effective, high quality, safe and environmentally responsible approach to design, construction, commissioning and other technical activities on relevant projects, compliant with all relevant legislation


Pre-construction planning and design integration:

Collaborate with the designers, supply-chain partners and other stakeholders to lead on effective constructability advice, value engineering, logistic and delivery plans during the pre-construction phase to maximise value, quality and safety


Engineering and Quality Assurance:

Implement and maintain quality control measures to ensure the integration of systems meets industry standards, regulatory requirements, design and safety guidelines


Skills and Experience


  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Construction Management, or a related field.
  • Proven experience in large multi-discipline rail or infrastructure projects within a tier 1/2 contractor
  • Expert knowledge in various building, infrastructure and/or industrial mechanical systems
  • Strong knowledge of rail industry standards, regulations, and safety protocols.
  • Strong knowledge of Project and Construction Management principles
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong knowledge of the management of different forms of contract (i.e. NEC, JCT etc.)
  • Ability to analyse complex systems integration challenges and develop effective solutions.
  • Experience with the development of project programme
  • Drivers Licence


  • Previous experience acting in a CEM or CRE-C role
  • Account or commission management experience, with responsibility for project P&L
  • Experience in tendering and estimating support


You will need the right to work in the UK


What's in it for you:

By joining Egis, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you'll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements.

27 days' annual leave plus bank holidays

Annual Bonus depending on level.
Healthcare – Individual based on employee level
Life Assurance Bereavement Support Service
Cycle to work Scheme
Eye Care Vouchers with Specsavers
Travel Loans
Mobile Phone Allowance of £30 per month
Workplace Nursery Scheme
Electric Car Scheme
Training & Development


Equality, Diversity & Inclusion


We at EGIS are an Equal Opportunities employer and we recognise the value of a Diverse Organisation. EGIS appreciates all job applications. If you decide to apply for an opportunity at EGIS, your application will be assessed based purely on your experience, the essential and desirable criteria, and your suitability for the role. We value each and everyone’s contribution as this builds our culture and means, if you work for EGIS, you will be included, listened to, and respected.

Position location

Job location

Europe, United Kingdom



Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

4-Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Science

Minimum level of experience required

6-10 years