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High Speed Two (HS2) will be the UK’s new high speed rail network.

It is a dedicated high-speed rail line that will connect London to Birmingham from 2026 and then, along a Y-shaped route, to Manchester in the West and Leeds in the East from 2033. It will provide fast, frequent and reliable connections for over 100 cities and towns, including 8 of our largest cities. By doing so, it will open up local and regional markets, attract investment and improve job opportunities for hundreds of thousands of people across the whole country.

At HS2 Ltd, we encourage our employees to build on their natural talents and add to their workplace skills. As the company grows, so should their opportunities to continue learning, apply their knowledge, enjoy their work and fulfil their long-term potential.

Currently, we are recruiting the jobs that are listed below, though we will be looking for a broad range of experiences over time so please see here for more information

Planning Managers - up to 5 positions (Based in Birmingham)

  • Job Reference: PSD253
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Skillset: Project Controls – Planning, Cost, Change, Risk
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Closing Date: 15 July 2016

The Programme and Strategy Directorate (PSD) is at the heart of the business and the project, playing a key role in interfacing with the client and in setting direction for and coordinating efforts from across the organisation and its supply chain to deliver the project.  Functions provided by PSD include risk, assurance, benefits, information management, programme controls and the Programme Management Office (PMO). 

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Risk Managers - up to 2 positions (Based in Birmingham)

  • Job Reference: PSD328
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Skillset: Project Controls – Planning, Cost, Change, Risk
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Closing Date: 04 July 2016

Our Risk team are looking for a number of Risk Managers to provide high quality risk management services within a relevant area of the project to actively reduce risk exposure and ensure the successful delivery of the HS2 programme. Working within a dedicated project controls service in our Programme and Strategy Directorate, the Risk Managers will lead on Quantitative Cost and Schedule Risk Assessment activities (QSRA and QCRA), as well as the facilitation of workshops for the identification of business risks.

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Cost Analyst (Route Wide)

  • Job Reference: PSD266
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Skillset: Project Controls – Planning, Cost, Change, Risk
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Closing Date: 18 July 2016

Our Route Wide Construction Directorate is responsible for the delivery of existing rail network alterations to facilitate the new route and allow direct interface with the new High Speed Railway. It is also responsible for the construction and testing of the new railway systems from London Euston to Birmingham New Street. There is a heavy interface with the main Civils works that requires planning and managing, and this incorporates extensive Utility diversionary works as well as major logistical and environmental challenges.

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Project Manager - Rail Systems

  • Job Reference: INF 927
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Skillset: Programme, Project Management and PMO
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Closing Date: 18 July 2016

This is an opportunity for a proven Project Manager to utilise their exceptional project management skills in the UK’s most high profile infrastructure project.

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Cost Manager (North)

  • Job Reference: PSD269
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Skillset: Project Controls – Planning, Cost, Change, Risk
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Closing Date: 15 July 2016

Our Cost Managers play a significant role in our Project Controls teams by producing accurate and robust figures that can be used confidently by internal and external stakeholders in a fast-paced and dynamic work environment. We are currently looking for a Cost Manager to join the Area North Project Controls team to support the Senior Cost Manager in planning, developing and supervising all cost elements within the function and to ensure project wide adoption and conformance.

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Quality Manager - Construction

  • Job Reference: PSD207
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Skillset: Quality Control
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Closing Date: 18 July 2016

Our Quality team are looking for an experienced Quality Manager to provide the environment under which effective quality management processes and procedures are designed, developed and implemented within the Construction Directorate of HS2 in support of the delivery of the programme in compliance with the stated requirements. This role will see you leading the development of surveillance and monitoring regimes, appropriate supplier controls, and development of a quality culture across the Construction Directorate.

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Lead Ergonomist

  • Job Reference: 22970
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Skillset: Programme, Project Management and PMO
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Closing Date: 01 July 2016

As a Lead Ergonomist at HS2 you will play a key role within the Technical Directorate of HS2 Ltd. As the professional lead across the programme, the role is key in ensuring that the right strategies, policies, standards and arrangements are developed and put in place to deliver a high performing HS2 network that integrates technology, process and people. The role will be key in defining work, arrangements and providing the appropriate assurance that the HS2 system is developed and delivered to meet the challenging demands of capacity, journey time, reliability and safety.

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Project Controls Managers - up to 5 positions available

  • Job Reference: PSD247
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Skillset: Project Controls – Planning, Cost, Change, Risk
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Closing Date: 15 July 2016

The Programme and Strategy Directorate (PSD) is at the heart of the business and the project, playing a key role in interfacing with the client and in setting direction for and coordinating efforts from across the organisation and its supply chain to deliver the project.  Functions provided by PSD include risk, assurance, benefits, information management, programme controls and the Programme Management Office (PMO).

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Health and Safety Auditor

  • Job Reference: H&S007
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Skillset: Health and Safety
  • Salary: competitive
  • Closing Date: 03 July 2016

As a Health and Safety Auditor at HS2 you will assist in the planning and execution of both internal and supply chain audits and to help manage third party auditing of HS2.

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Business Manager - Corporate Affairs

  • Job Reference: 22103
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Skillset: Communications & Public Relations
  • Salary: competitive
  • Closing Date: 10 July 2016

Are you a highly organised Project Manager / Business Manager who thrives on ensuring that projects are completed to time and on budget? As Business Manager for the Corporate Affairs team at HS2, you will have a wide-ranging role contributing to the effective management of the communications function and its interfaces within the HS2 organisation.

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Head of Creative Services

  • Job Reference: 23481
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Skillset: Communications & Public Relations
  • Salary: competitive
  • Closing Date: 10 July 2016

As the Head of Creative Services at HS2 you will lead our in-house creative services team and take corporate responsibility for the delivery of appropriate and consistent brand imagery across all visual and creative products and services. A key part of this role, initially, will be overseeing the transition of the creative services function to our Birmingham offices.  Please note that this opportunity is a fixed term contract to the end of July 2017.

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Network Development Manager

  • Job Reference: 21753
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Skillset: Data Analysis
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Closing Date: 07 July 2016

 

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Programme Manager - Centre of Excellence

  • Job Reference: PSD021
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Skillset: Programme, Project Management and PMO
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Closing Date: 06 July 2016

The Programme and Strategy Directorate (PSD) is at the heart of the business and the project, playing a key role in interfacing with the client and in setting direction for and coordinating efforts from across the organisation and its supply chain to deliver the project.  Functions provided by PSD include risk, assurance, benefits, information management, programme controls and the Programme Management Office (PMO). 

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PA

  • Job Reference: PSD323
  • Location: London Canary Wharf
  • Skillset: Administration
  • Salary: Competitive Salary
  • Closing Date: 01 July 2016

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Senior Drainage Engineer

  • Job Reference: TD175
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Skillset: Engineering
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Closing Date: 07 July 2016

As a Senior Drainage Engineer at HS2 you will develop the technical standards and other HS2 project requirements relating to drainage and watercourses. You will also provide specialist technical support to those undertaking drainage engineering design, drainage-related environmental activities and drainage-related construction activities for the HS2 project, and to review such work undertaken to ensure that they contribute to the HS2 project goals.. 

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Senior Structural Engineer

  • Job Reference: TD157
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Skillset: Engineering
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Closing Date: 07 July 2016

As a Senior Structural Engineer at HS2 you will develop the technical standards and other HS2 project requirements relating to structures. You will provide specialist technical support to those undertaking structural engineering design, structural-related environmental activities and structural-related construction activities for the HS2 project, and review such work undertaken to ensure that they contribute to the HS2 project goals. 

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Internal Communications Executive

  • Job Reference: 23180
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Skillset: Communications & Public Relations
  • Salary: competitive
  • Closing Date: 16 July 2016

At HS2 we are looking for an internal communications professional who is an advocate for the value-add role of internal communications within an organisation.  Based in our Birmingham offices and reporting to the Head of Internal Campaigns, you will work with our Internal Communications Managers and the broader business to help them deliver engaging and creative internal communications.

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Lead Ergonomist
  • Job Reference: 22970
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Location: Birmingham
PA
  • Job Reference: PSD323
  • Salary: Competitive Salary
  • Location: London Canary Wharf
Health and Safety Auditor
  • Job Reference: H&S007
  • Salary: competitive
  • Location: Birmingham
Risk Managers - up to 2 positions (Based in Birmingham)
  • Job Reference: PSD328
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Location: Birmingham