AECOM Mechanical / Electrical Engineer - Water in Exeter, United Kingdom

Requisition/Vacancy No. 143810BR

Position Title Mechanical / Electrical Engineer - Water

Job Category Engineering - Mechanical

Business Line Water

Country United Kingdom

State/Province/Region GBR - Devon

City Exeter

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


We create comprehensive delivery solutions for water, wastewater and wet weather systems, desalination, water resources, water reuse, tunneling, and community infrastructure through traditional and alternative delivery services such as program management and design-build.

Job Summary

AECOM are looking to appoint an experienced Mechanical / Electrical Engineer within our water business to be based in the South West England.

We are supporting our water industry clients across the EMEA region in developing and delivering their projects, this is being achieved both from the local team and through collaboration with the global water business line resources.

As part of this strategy we are now seeking candidates with a strong water industry background across a number of engineering disciplines to strengthen our UK based team.

As Mechanical Engineer – Water, the successful candidate will work with other mechanical engineers within the water business line and become an advocate for AECOM within the industry.

Minimum Requirements

  • Experience of delivering H& S by design.

  • BSc, BEng, MEng or MSc in Mechanical Engineering.

  • Experience of working within a team of mechanical engineers.

  • Ideally experience in electrical engineering concepts

  • Experience of world class quality systems.

  • Experience of developing specifications.

  • Experience of delivering detail design work within a team including CAD staff.

  • Working in multi-disciplinary teams.

  • Experience of medium to large water and wastewater treatment work projects.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Chartered Member of IMechE.

  • ​Experience of water and wastewater projects within other regions.

  • Experience of building services projects.

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.