AECOM Senior Assistant Engineer in Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Requisition/Vacancy No. 144921BR

Position Title Senior Assistant Engineer

Job Category Engineering - Civil

Business Line Building Engineering

Country United Kingdom

State/Province/Region GBR - Hampshire

City Basingstoke

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line

Building Engineering

We deliver creative solutions for building projects for industry, government, commercial and leisure sectors. Our building engineering specialists have expertise in structural and building services engineering, fire engineering, acoustics, facades and seismic design. We embed sustainability principles in every design.

Job Summary

We currently has an exciting opportunity for a Civil Engineer to join our Infrastructure South division who manage the Highways and Drainage relating to building projects and master planning. The position will be based in our Basingstoke Office.

Our Infrastructure South division currently consists of 50 Engineers based across offices in Chelmsford, Birmingham, Telford, London and Basingstoke. Our Engineers typically come from a highways and/or drainage background and have significant experience relating to these services around new building developments. We can offer a wide range of project experience and our clients/sectors include Housing Developments, Shopping Centres, Airports and Education.

You will be joining an established division who will give you the opportunity to manage your own projects from inception to completion which allows you the freedom to work under your own initiative so you must be comfortable working under minimal supervision. In addition to this you will have the chance to develop and manage more junior and intermediate engineers, providing a natural progression into team management.

Minimum Requirements

The successful Senior/Principal Civil Engineer will have/be:

Experienced in the production of detailed design information, technical reports, drawings, tender documents & specifications for public and private developments

• Experienced in the preparation of designs to Sewers for Adoption and Building Regulations Part H. Familiarity with the Flood and Water Management Act Manual for Streets, Design Manual for Roads & Bridges and relevant British or European Standards would also be highly advantageous

• Experienced in the design of highways and drainage infrastructure to adoptable standards including the negotiation of Section 104, Section 38 and Section 278 Agreements would be highly advantageous.

• Ability to use computer modelling software for drainage, ground works and highway design (Windes, Civils 3D, PDS or similar).

Preferred Qualifications

The successful Senior/Principal Civil Engineer will have:

• Chartered or nearing chartership with a UK recognised Institution

• A relevant degree in Civil Engineering

AECOM Reference: Architecture&BuildingSurveying

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.