Rail Professional - Recruitment Specialists

Suitable Candidates

I need a Rail Specialist

Clients we work with

  • Siemens
  • Amey
  • Arup
  • telent
  • Mott MacDonald
  • Alstom
  • Babcock
  • RES
  • Optilan
  • Hcomm
  • TSP
  • Volkerrail
  • OSL
  • Linbrooke
  • MJ Quinn
  • Alan Dick
  • Jacobs
  • WSP



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Our Sectors

We specialise in white collar rail recruitment for projects based on Mainline, Underground and Light rail projects. Our specialist delivery areas include;

OLE and E&P

Including; Design and Project Engineers, OLEC (2-5), Power Delivery Managers, Construction Managers.

HV and LV Power

Including HV ​(11kV, 33kV, 66kV) ​and LV (650V, 630V) Design Engineers, HV Project Engineers/Managers, SCADA Engineers, Traction Power Design Engineers,  DC Switchgear Engineers, HV/LV Testing and Commissioning Engineers, SAPs,  


Including P-Way Design Engineers, P-Way Project Engineers, Track Project Manager , Track Construction Managers.


Including IRSE qualified Designer Engineers, Signalling Project Engineers, Checkers & Verifiers, Signalling Project Managers, and Planners.  


Including Operational and Retail rail telecoms capability Including System Designers, Installation Designers, Project Engineers and Project Managers

Rail Civils

Including Civil Design Engineers, Civil Project Managers, Civil Project Engineers, Bridge design Engineers ,Engineering Manager ,Civil team discipline lead.



Recruitment Type



Permanent Engagement




Why we’re different

We strive to provide a ‘best in class’ service, we are always open to suggestions on how we can improve. But to help  give you confidence in our service candidates we provide the following;

Signed Representation

Confidence that no candidates will be submitted to you without their knowledge.

Reference Checked

Have confidence in the candidates seen, they will have been reference checked

Qualification Checked

Feel confident the person is who they say they are with full qualification checks

Representation Period Clarity

Full clarity on Representation Period

Recruitment Professionals

Recruitment team all members of REC, operating to the recruitment Codes of Practise

Rail Specialists

Recruitment activities carried out by specialists with niche market knowledge leading to shorter recruitment times






Some Facts About Us


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Rail Niche Sectors 




About Us

Suitable Candidates was set up to offer an accessible way for people to secure niche skill sets.

After experiencing first hand the difficulty in attracting and securing skilled technical resource we set out so offer an easy solution our clients could depend on.

Secure those specific and ‘hard to find’ niche resource is at the heart of what we do. Using traditional head hunting principals together with the latest digital trends means you can secure suitable candidates for your business.



  • **Signalling opportunities** I am now looking for the following: Signalling Design Manager - Birmingham/Yorkshire… https://t.co/UZCZmv609z

    Suitable Candidates about 6 days ago
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    Suitable Candidates about 9 days ago
  • *Short Term Site Manager Contract** Urgently seeking a Site manager for a 6-12 week assignment for a rail Civils P… https://t.co/8SxmoDaQ1S

    Suitable Candidates about 13 days ago
  • **Telecoms Design CRE opportunity in Wales** Open to both permanent and contracting, Ops and SISS experience, pipe… https://t.co/jZ7oqvEIfw

    Suitable Candidates about 16 days ago
  • *** Principal M&E Engineer - Design CRE *** Working with a client who are seeking an experienced M&E Engineer who… https://t.co/omgKZauaD9

    Suitable Candidates about 23 days ago
  • I'm now looking for an experienced Project Manager with a background in Rail for a fantastic opportunity we have av… https://t.co/ERQMkNAilg

    Suitable Candidates about 23 days ago
  • **Permanent opportunities** What do you want from 2020? Take the next step... I am now looking for the following:… https://t.co/c8YnJwOZke

    Suitable Candidates about 26 days ago
  • **Lead/Principal CCTV Engineer Contract Opportunity** I am working with a client who are seeking a Lead/Principal… https://t.co/BcV9tKJ9TA

    Suitable Candidates about 27 days ago
  • **TP144 Project Engineer Opportunities** I am working with a client who need 5 x HV Project Engineers who have TP1… https://t.co/pWlJXNTRsc

    Suitable Candidates about 36 days ago
  • **Electrical Engineer - TP141 Opportunities** I'm working with a client who are looking for a number of Electrical… https://t.co/KrzznIdBMe

    Suitable Candidates about 40 days ago
  • I'm keen to speak to Health and Safety Managers with a background in Rail for a fantastic opportunity we have avail… https://t.co/ysDXcMEzWC

    Suitable Candidates about 63 days ago
  • I'm keen to speak to Signalling Design Managers for a fantastic opportunity we have available. This can be based in… https://t.co/hlWPTSWO5I

    Suitable Candidates about 72 days ago
  • **Urgent** Civils Design Engineer contracting opportunity with immediate start, up to £350 a day, based in the Nort… https://t.co/sTGQDAW2gZ

    Suitable Candidates about 96 days ago
  • A number of Rail Telecoms opportunities at present: Ops Comms Design Engineer - Birmingham - Contract - up to £400… https://t.co/kj65OltTGc

    Suitable Candidates about 103 days ago
  • All well and good but will the projects actually get released? https://t.co/GpkSmIwDh6

    Suitable Candidates about 107 days ago

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 0845 463 5952