Principal Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United Kingdom

United Kingdom - Surrey, Croydon

Job Summary

AECOM is currently recruiting for a Principal Engineer. As a Principal Engineer you will be part of a team designing civil engineering structures, in the operational rail environment ranging from bridges, stations, route upgrades and ancillary structures such a large signal gantries.

Job Duties:

  • Undertake and manage the design of a variety of civil engineering structures.

  • Provide hands-on technical lead and take responsibility for the work of your team.

  • Ensure that projects are delivered to programme, budget and quality standards.

  • Liaise with clients and stakeholders.

  • Work with other discipline leads in multidisciplinary schemes.

  • Mentor and supervise junior engineers and technicians.

  • Prepare tenders including quality documentation and commercial proposals.

  • Assist in the development and management of your business unit.

Minimum Requirements

  • Design experience with major civil engineering structures.

  • Experience in technical and project management.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ideally educated to Master’s Degree level in Civil Engineering or Structural Engineering, or equivalent.

  • Chartered with a relevant 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 - Civil

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 212924BR

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.