AECOM Principal Mechanical Engineer in Cardiff, United Kingdom

Requisition/Vacancy No. 147199BR

Position Title Principal Mechanical Engineer

Job Category Engineering - Mechanical

Business Line Building Engineering

Country United Kingdom

State/Province/Region GBR - Cardiff

City Cardiff

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

Our Cardiff office is a multidisciplinary office with 70+ staff covering Building Engineering, Project Management, Quantity Surveying and Transportation consultancy. The Building Engineering division has over 20 Engineers whose projects cover schools, hospitals and commercial builds within Wales and the Midlands of the UK. Some of our recent projects include;

• Bae Baglan School, Neath: A new build £30m Primary / Secondary School (3 to 19). (AECOM: Services MEP)

• Llandysul School, Cardiff: A new build £18m Secondary School. (AECOM: Services MEP / C&S / PM / QS)

• Cardiff & Vale College: A new build £40m FE College Campus. (Services MEP)

• Gwent SCCC: A new build £200m acute hospital which we’re delivering through the Design for Life Framework. (AECOM: Services MEP)

• Midland Metropolitan Hospital, Birmingham: A new build £300m acute hospital. (AECOM: Services MEP)

The Associate Mechanical Engineer will effectively control all aspects of simultaneous projects from a commercial, managerial and technical aspect specifically focussing on our healthcare sector. Act as the key Client liaison across simultaneous projects. Act as a mechanical engineering technical lead; Undertake project reviews and checking in accordance with QA procedures. Define Mechanical Engineering strategies and undertake feasibility works across numerous project types. Undertake line manager responsibility for a mechanical engineering team. Prepare fee proposals for submission to clients, including resources and programme.

Minimum Requirements

You would ideally be a Chartered Engineer or close to obtaining your Chartered status with extensive experience in the Building Services Consultancy industry with significant experience within the Healthcare sector. You should able to demonstrate a full lifecycle experience across a range of projects, including new-build and refurbishment work. Particular experience in Healthcare desirable. Ability to deliver design solutions, lead teams and successfully manage projects. A highly motivated individual with excellent communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications

CEng Desirable

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.