Design Coordinator

  • Permanent
  • West Midlands, United Kingdom
  • £45,000 to £55,000 per annum

I’m working with a well-established and leading global consultancy within Rail operating on high-profile infrastructure projects across the UK including HS2 and TransPennine.
The business is looking for Design Coordinators to manage the coordination of designs within the Civil HS2 project team. You will be working on enabling works and rail experience isn’t necessarily required. The right candidate will have a hunger and dedication to build on their experience and aid others in their development.
This is a brilliant opportunity for experienced Engineers with extensive experience within Civil Design or established Design Coordinators with a proven track record of success within Civil Design.


  • Degree in Civil or Structural Engineering
  • Experienced in Civil Design on infrastructure projects
  • Working experience with Bentley Systems including ProjectWise
  • Experience managing coordination of multidisciplinary teams on major infrastructure projects
  • Committed to continuous improvement and learning
  • Experience working within a consultancy
  • Chartered (CEng) with ICE or IStructE or working towards
  • Proficient in use of spoken and written English language
  • UK citizen or indefinite leave to remain


  • Liaise with construction teams to ensure designs are buildable and represent value for money
  • When required, act in role of Task Manager, Designer, Checker or Approver for various types of civil design
  • Prepare and check engineering designs, calculations, and manage design production
  • Integrate with international technical networks in the delivery of designs
  • Conceptual outline and detailed design of engineering solutions, presentation of engineering options
  • Liaise with CAD Technicians in production of drawings
  • Record and track documents electronically and monitor adherence to quality assurance
  • Liaise with wider design team to ensure consistency and quality of deliverables across all areas of the project
  • Assist and support Engineering Manager when necessary
  • Delivery of work to programme, budget, and specification
  • Contribute to development of the office by introducing improvements to procedures, and practices
  • Implement effective, value for money, and innovative design solutions to meet technical project requirements
  • Working on HS2!
  • Office location in Birmingham.
  • Working with other like-minded engineers and technicians to complete challenging major projects throughout the UK.
  • Open to incorporating other engineers and technicians known to yourself within the team.
  • Multiple coordinator positions available for different sections of this project on HS2!

If you think you could be interested or would like any further information, please apply. I’ll be in touch within 24 hours for a confidential chat.

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