Senior Structural Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United Kingdom

United Kingdom - Devon, Exeter

Job Summary

  • Performs specific and limited portions of a broader assignment of an experienced engineer.

  • Gathers and correlates basic engineering data using established and well-defined procedures.

  • Works on detailed or routine engineering assignments involving calculations and relatively simple tests.

  • Proposes approach to solve new problems encountered.

  • Identifies discrepancies in results.

  • Provides guidance to entry level engineers.

  • Performs work in accordance with agreed upon budget and schedule with little supervision.

Minimum Requirements

  • Technically strong and have experience in the following type of schemes: large infrastructure, below ground structures, shafts and retaining walls. Ideally, the individual will also have water treatment works and wastewater treatment works experience.

  • Fulfil the role of structural lead on water and heavy civil engineering projects. Have a sound understanding of both Structural Eurocodes and British Standards.

  • Have experience of the design process in feasibility, outline and detailed design stages.

  • Understand the application, benefits and limitations of a wide range of solutions to problems.

  • Have a sound understanding of safety, construction and operational requirements within design.

  • Take responsibility for delivering own project work to programme, cost and quality requirements.

  • Ability to liaise with other design disciplines, clients, contractors and the supply chain.

  • Value and contribute to a strong Health and Safety culture.

  • Have an enthusiastic and collaborative approach to your work, demonstrating the relevant behaviours and work ethos to solve client and project problems.

  • Ability to demonstrate the above through experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • You will hold an accredited degree in Civil or Structural Engineering or have a commensurate mix of experience and qualifications.

  • You will either be a Chartered or Incorporated Engineer or be working towards a professional qualification with an appropriate Institution.

Your benefits will include:

Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.

You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Water / Wastewater

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 212936BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.