EWR Alliance

As one of the most prestigious projects in the UK Infrastructure pipeline, East West Rail Phase Two (EWR2) will connect communities and businesses between Oxford, Bicester and Bletchley, providing a railway that is better for customers, cheaper for the taxpayer, greener for the environment and delivered quicker than before”

The East West Rail Alliance is working for Network Rail on behalf of the East West Rail Company to deliver Connection Stage One, Bicester to Bletchley. It consists of Atkins, Laing O’Rourke and VolkerRail who are working collaboratively to deliver this exciting rail project.

If you are interested to see how a major project is delivered, or would like to find out more about the exciting careers available in the rail, engineering and construction industries, email us at: opportunitites@ewralliance.co.uk

16 Sep, 2021
Full time
EWR Alliance Gravesend, England, UK
About Network Rail We at network rail are dedicated to becoming one of Britain’s best employers and believe this starts with placing the candidate at the heart of everything we do! Our ambition to be responsive to passengers and freight users, drives us every day and we’re empowered to do the right thing for those who use the rail network. We actively challenge unsafe practices and take responsibility for addressing risks, resolving issues and protecting safety and wellbeing. We’re passionate about great service and we ask ourselves, what can we do to put our passengers and freight users at the centre of everything we do? With this in mind, we pull together as one industry because we care about people and teamwork is key.  For more information a bout Network Rail click here     Brief Description Deliver prompt and effective response to all real time Railway Operations and front line response activities. About the role (External) Key...
14 Sep, 2021
Full time
EWR Alliance Hoddesdon, UK
About us VolkerFitzpatrick is one of the leading engineering and construction companies in the UK and provide specialist building, civil engineering and rail expertise to a range of markets to provide a truly integrated service to clients. We possess proven experience and deliver successful projects in a wide range of industries, including commercial, industrial, education, rail infrastructure and depots, airports, waste and energy. Our teams of skilled and dedicated staff work closely with our clients to understand their requirements and objectives to deliver quality projects that are innovative, sustainable and exceed expectations. Of upmost importance on all our sites and projects is the safety of our 850+ employees, our subcontractors and the communities in which we work. VolkerFitzpatrick is part of VolkerWessels UK, a multi-disciplinary construction and civil engineering group operating across the UK in six operating companies. The role To produce 3D/4D models and...
14 Sep, 2021
Full time
EWR Alliance Hayes, Hillingdon
About us VolkerFitzpatrick is one of the leading engineering and construction companies in the UK and provide specialist building, civil engineering and rail expertise to a range of markets to provide a truly integrated service to clients. We possess proven experience and deliver successful projects in a wide range of industries, including commercial, industrial, education, rail infrastructure and depots, airports, waste and energy. Our teams of skilled and dedicated staff work closely with our clients to understand their requirements and objectives to deliver quality projects that are innovative, sustainable and exceed expectations. Of upmost importance on all our sites and projects is the safety of our 850+ employees, our subcontractors and the communities in which we work. VolkerFitzpatrick is part of VolkerWessels UK, a multi-disciplinary construction and civil engineering group operating across the UK in six operating companies. The role The Senior Site Manager is...
14 Sep, 2021
Full time
EWR Alliance Hertfordshire/Essex
About us VolkerFitzpatrick is one of the leading engineering and construction companies in the UK and provide specialist building, civil engineering and rail expertise to a range of markets to provide a truly integrated service to clients. We possess proven experience and deliver successful projects in a wide range of industries, including commercial, industrial, education, rail infrastructure and depots, airports, waste and energy. Our teams of skilled and dedicated staff work closely with our clients to understand their requirements and objectives to deliver quality projects that are innovative, sustainable and exceed expectations. Of upmost importance on all our sites and projects is the safety of our 850+ employees, our subcontractors and the communities in which we work. VolkerFitzpatrick is part of VolkerWessels UK, a multi-disciplinary construction and civil engineering group operating across the UK in six operating companies. The role Due to growth, we are now...
14 Sep, 2021
Full time
EWR Alliance Northampton/Daventry/Milton Keynes, Midlands
About us VolkerFitzpatrick is one of the leading engineering and construction companies in the UK and provide specialist building, civil engineering and rail expertise to a range of markets to provide a truly integrated service to clients. We possess proven experience and deliver successful projects in a wide range of industries, including commercial, industrial, education, rail infrastructure and depots, airports, waste and energy. Our teams of skilled and dedicated staff work closely with our clients to understand their requirements and objectives to deliver quality projects that are innovative, sustainable and exceed expectations. Of upmost importance on all our sites and projects is the safety of our 850+ employees, our subcontractors and the communities in which we work. VolkerFitzpatrick is part of VolkerWessels UK, a multi-disciplinary construction and civil engineering group operating across the UK in six operating companies. The role Due to growth, we are now...
14 Sep, 2021
Full time
EWR Alliance Daventry, UK
About us VolkerFitzpatrick is one of the leading engineering and construction companies in the UK and provide specialist building, civil engineering and rail expertise to a range of markets to provide a truly integrated service to clients. We possess proven experience and deliver successful projects in a wide range of industries, including commercial, industrial, education, rail infrastructure and depots, airports, waste and energy. Our teams of skilled and dedicated staff work closely with our clients to understand their requirements and objectives to deliver quality projects that are innovative, sustainable and exceed expectations. Of upmost importance on all our sites and projects is the safety of our 850+ employees, our subcontractors and the communities in which we work. VolkerFitzpatrick is part of VolkerWessels UK, a multi-disciplinary construction and civil engineering group operating across the UK in six operating companies. The role Due to growth, we are now...
14 Sep, 2021
Full time
EWR Alliance Hertfordshire/Essex
About us VolkerFitzpatrick is one of the leading engineering and construction companies in the UK and provide specialist building, civil engineering and rail expertise to a range of markets to provide a truly integrated service to clients. We possess proven experience and deliver successful projects in a wide range of industries, including commercial, industrial, education, rail infrastructure and depots, airports, waste and energy. Our teams of skilled and dedicated staff work closely with our clients to understand their requirements and objectives to deliver quality projects that are innovative, sustainable and exceed expectations. Of upmost importance on all our sites and projects is the safety of our 850+ employees, our subcontractors and the communities in which we work. VolkerFitzpatrick is part of VolkerWessels UK, a multi-disciplinary construction and civil engineering group operating across the UK in six operating companies. The role Due to growth, we are now...
14 Sep, 2021
Full time
EWR Alliance Various locations
About Us VolkerRail is an established and experienced railway infrastructure contractor. We have a successful track record of delivering projects across the whole of the UK; working with Network Rail, London Underground as well as light rail and tram operating companies to enhance the national infrastructure.  As one of the UKs oldest railway contractors, with a history dating back over 80 years, we are passionate about the preservation and development of the railways. Our years of experience and continued company growth have earned us a reputation within the industry for high performance and innovation, and as a company focussed on timely and efficient delivery. The Role An opportunity has arisen for a Construction Manager (OLE) to join our Power department. Key Accountabilities This role will involve: An integral part of both the management and site teams you will be responsible for advising the Project Manager and the project team on the construction of OLE works...
14 Sep, 2021
Full time
EWR Alliance Milton Keynes, UK
Are you a technically minded and progressive Engineer? If so, Murphy are keen to hear from you! J Murphy and Sons Ltd is currently looking for five outstanding Site Engineers with rail and heavy civils experience to join our award winning team on a high-profile project in Milton Keynes. You will deal with all site engineering matters, related to setting out, engineering solutions, progress control and quality record keeping. Why Murphy? We work safely and sustainably to deliver essential infrastructure projects that keeps our economy moving. We are a leading global engineering and construction company founded in 1951, operating in the United Kingdom, Ireland and Canada. We provide better engineered solutions to infrastructure sectors including transportation; water; power; natural resources; and construction & property. Headquartered in London, we also have a number of related businesses - Ground Engineering; Utility Connections; Murphy Plant; Urban Infrastructure; Murphy...
14 Sep, 2021
Full time
EWR Alliance Milton Keynes, UK
Are you a Quality Advisor looking for a new challenge with the UK’s 20th best Big Company to work for by Best Companies, Construction and Engineering’s 6th Best Companies to work for and London’s 10th Best Big Companies to work for? If so then J. Murphy would love to hear from you!  We are currently recruiting for a Quality Advisor to work as part of a Main Contractor’s project team working on the Main Earthworks and Drainage contract on the East West Rail Alliance Project, this is a great opportunity for an established Quality Advisor that enjoys autonomy. What you will be doing Be a champion for the “Quality – Right First Time” initiative. Establish and provide Leadership in best practice in quality matters in conjunction with the Quality function. Collaborate with engineering to support and educate the engineering community on site to achieve better quality. Mentor and develop staff to ensure that they understand the Quality management systems. Ensure management...
14 Sep, 2021
Full time
EWR Alliance Milton Keynes, UK
J.Murphy & Sons LTD are looking for proactive and technically minded Section Engineers to provide the project with accurate, informed interpretation of the specified project technical requirements. You will be adept at managing and mentoring junior engineers and able to assists Construction / Site Manager in all aspects of construction. What you will be doing Manage engineer allocation across framework projects. Supervise assistant and site engineers Take a personal interest in identifying, coaching and developing key staff. Advise engineers on setting out methods and techniques, as well as routine checks on setting out to ensure compliance and within the required tolerances. Monitor the work under their control to ensure that any unsafe work conditions and non-compliance with Company policies and procedures are promptly remedied. Maintain good working relations with client / designer / Team, together with our supply chain. Ensure that the drawings and...
14 Sep, 2021
Full time
EWR Alliance Milton Keynes, UK
J. Murphy & Sons have an exciting opportunity to join a high profile project in Milton Keynes, we are currently recruiting for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to work on the Main Earthworks and Drainage contract on the East West Rail Alliance Project. What you will be doing Updating of cost forecast on a weekly and monthly basis. Update of project resource histograms. Ensuring that the forecast reflects programme changes each period. Ensuring trend register is maintained for any forecast fluctuations. Ensuring rates and pricing is current and in line with project orders and costs. Preparation and production of monthly cost value reconciliation in line with company procedures. Pricing and administration of change management under the Main Contract and Subcontracts. Administration and use of the Contractors costing system (Microsoft D365). Identifying risks and opportunities in the administration of commercial processes upstream and downstream. Sharing...
14 Sep, 2021
Full time
EWR Alliance Bicester - Bletchley
VolkerRail is an established and experienced railway infrastructure contractor. We have a successful track record of delivering projects across the whole of the UK; working with Network Rail, London Underground as well as light rail and tram operating companies to enhance the national infrastructure. As one of the UK’s oldest railway contractors with a history dating back over 80 years, we are passionate about the preservation and development of the railways. Our years of experience and continued company grown have earned us a reputation within the industry for high performance and innovation, and as a company focussed on timely and efficient delivery. The East West Rail Alliance is a “pure” alliance consisting of three Non-Owner Participants (NOPs); VolkerRail, Atkins Global, Laing O’Rourke and the Owner Participant (OP), Network Rail. East West Rail (EWR) phase 2 is a £1 billion programme and one of the most prestigious projects in the UK Infrastructure pipeline. It will...