Principal Civil Engineer - Military veterans preferred

2020-02-05
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

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  full-time   employee


Plymouth
United Kingdom

United Kingdom - Devon, Plymouth

Job Summary

AECOM has a new job vacancy for a Principal Infrastructure Engineer to join our Civil Infrastructure team in Plymouth.

This is an opportunity for you to come into an established and talented team and lend technical leadership to fuel further success in a vibrant market focused in the South West that offers highway projects alongside regeneration and multi-disciplinary schemes.

As a Principal Engineer you will undertake the design and project management on various highway and Civil Infrastructure related projects and assist in developing the Company’s business.

Our projects vary in size so you will be expected to support on everything from £5 Million to £100+ Million projects and long-term frameworks from both the private and public sector in Devon, Cornwall and the South West.

About Us:

AECOM Building & Places (B&P) is a construction consultancy formed of over 2000 dedicated professionals built to modernise, expand and deliver the most iconic and complex structures in the world. We offer a one stop shop to complete some of the country’s most challenging building projects by leveraging our world-class talent, scale and unique service offering.

Our Civil & Structural division consists of over 450 people nationwide. Our Engineers and Project Managers work on projects within highways, residential, commercial, aviation, defence, healthcare, education, pharmaceutical, sports, and leisure.

Job Responsibilities:

Your role will be to provide technical design leadership to a team of more junior engineers to ensure projects are delivered to programme quality and budget.

You will also need to develop internal team relationships and provide support to junior staff in order to develop their individual skills and to encourage their personal development. You will not necessarily have to line manage but you will be a key point of reference within the team.

This is a role well suited for a person who sees themselves as a technical expert able to find solutions to challenging civil engineering problems. Key to this role is the ability to provide a client focused service which results in on-going satisfaction and repeat business.

Minimum Requirements

  • MEng / BEng / BSc in Civil Engineering

  • Chartered Civil Engineer (CEng) preferred

  • Previous experience in UK highway design with knowledge of UK codes and drainage design for a Consulting Engineering firm or a Local/Highway Authority

  • Highway/pavement design skills including a working knowledge of Design Manual for Roads and Bridges (DMRB), Manual for Streets and Local Authority Design Guides for Highways in Residential and Commercial Estates

  • Drainage design skills including a working knowledge of Sewers for Adoption, Building Regulations Part H and the SUDS Manual

  • Demonstratable experience with Civils 3D, PDS or MOSS/MX

  • Sound knowledge of construction contracts and commercial awareness

  • Knowledge of CDM regulations and duties

Preferred Qualifications

  • Proven ability in WINDES

  • Site supervision experience of civil engineering projects

  • Full, clean driving licence

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 Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 233424BR

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.