Industrial Engineer x2 (Electrical & Mechanical)

Job Description

Siemens is creating its first UK based Rail Industry Hub on the outskirts of Goole in the East Riding of Yorkshire.

With an initial contract to assemble nearly 50 trains to service the Piccadilly line on the London Underground we are starting to recruit up to 300 skilled technical and support colleagues at in our Manufacturing Facility.

In the near future follow-on work is expected to bring this number of trains into the hundreds, along with an expansion on the site into maintenance and overhaul activities displaying a long-term commitment to the area and growth in employment and career opportunities.

We are looking for 2x Electrical and Mechanical Industrial Engineers to join us in these first key roles for the Goole facility. You will drive continuous improvement topics and analyse and design work systems to support general adherence to agreed standards and to ensure humanely and economical production.

This is a critical position for the project with respect to new plant and process set up in Goole as well as managing transfer of technology from Vienna, therefore you will be expected to spend 3 months in Vienna from December 2023 and travel regularly (locally within the UK and internationally) as needed.

This is your role:

  • Plan equipment layout, workflow, accidental prevention measures, and the respective processes and guidelines of production
  • Contribute to budget development, ensure adherence to agreed budgets in Industrial Engineering
  • Plan, propose and implement improvements projects on site or unit level, set the respective targets, budgets and personnel resources, and steer the overall project process
  • Work with other engineering functions or external vendors or service providers, and constantly monitor and approve respective services and work deliveries
  • Perform P-FMEA & VSM and Qualification of people and processes for special processes (Crimping / Bonding & Torquing)
  • Manage overall ramp-up phase of new production and test equipment, or production launch of new products including transfer of technology and ensure life cycle support

With over 300,000 employees Siemens is a global market leader in engineering and within the Rail Industry, involved in manufacturing, maintenance and rail network infrastructure, bringing innovation across all our platforms, we are changing the way people travel.

Siemens as a global business is a technology and innovation leader, however it is the people who work at Siemens who drive everything. Apprentices, interns and graduates join and go on to lead businesses. People create value and ideas at every level. Our values show how we care for each other and act as one team. It is a business that people love and love to work for.

Siemens is committed to creating a diverse workforce where all feel able to bring themselves to work and we empower them to unleash their true potential. To discover what support networks, we already have in place please visit the link below for further information:

Diversity Equity & Inclusion | Sustainability | Siemens Global

The DEGREE framework now established by Siemens globally will touch all our employees, businesses and the communities in which we operate. DEGREE is a monumental change program that tackles issues from Net Zero through to Modern Day Slavery, and all things in between. This framework tackles the biggest issues that face society and the Planet. Siemens Mobility at Goole will of course be part of and implement the DEGREE framework.

This is your role. What part will you play?

To be successful in this role you should be able to demonstrate:

  • Decision Making
  • Driving innovation
  • Teamwork
  • Drive for results

It would also be helpful to have experience of the following:

  • Industrial Engineering processes planning and execution in production plants (railway business or component manufacturing is beneficial)
  • Definition of manufacturing processes
  • Special Process Crimping (Electrical)
  • Special Process Bonding & Torquing (Mechanical)
  • Interpretation of 3D Models and creating 2D methods drawings
  • Layout Design, PFMEA and VSM
  • Continuous Improvement & Lean Manufacturing
  • Change Management


  • Competitive Salary based on your experience
  • 26 Days Holidays plus bank holidays, you are also encouraged to volunteer with 2 paid days per year (Volunteering at the local foodbank, in the local nature reserve and on STEM activities such as Primary Engineer, in local schools, are all part of our current programs
  • A flexible benefits package where you chose the benefits that are important to you.

Further Information

Please visit our Goole News Microsite for further information about Siemens’s future plans for Goole and register your details to receive regular news updates and the latest career opportunities:

We are looking forward to receiving your online application! Please ensure you complete all areas of the application form to the best of your ability to help us review your suitability for the role. We will be in contact as soon as possible with an update on your application.

What else do you need to know

Our compensation package includes a competitive salary, holiday allowance and pension. We celebrate the fact that our employees are individuals and have different wants and needs. With this in mind, we have a flexible benefits scheme where you can tailor your benefits package to suit you.

If we all thought the same, we would never think of anything new! That’s why we recruit great minds from all walks of life. We recognise that building a diverse workforce is essential to the success of our business, therefore we encourage applications from a diverse talent pool. We are proud to announce that we have partnered with VERCIDA, the UK's largest diversity and inclusion focused careers site where all our vacancies are in an accessible format. We welcome the opportunity to discuss flexibility requirements with our applicants to encourage agile working and innovation.


Organization: Siemens Mobility

Company: Siemens Mobility Limited

Experience Level: not defined

Full / Part time: Full-time

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