AECOM Senior Ports & Marine Engineer in London, United Kingdom

Requisition/Vacancy No. 147507BR

Position Title Senior Ports & Marine Engineer

Job Category Engineering - Maritime

Business Line Transportation

Country United Kingdom

State/Province/Region GBR - London

City London

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 www.aecom.com.

About the Business Line

Transportation

We provide professional services in areas such as aviation, transit, freight rail, highways and bridges, planning, and ports and marine. Our global network of top-tier specialists delivers comprehensive services over the full life cycle of a project to benefit clients in government and private industries.

Job Summary

AECOM is currently recruiting for an experienced Senior or Principal Maritime Engineer to join our well-established and experienced Maritime team in our centrally located London (Aldgate) office.

The ideal candidate will be seeking a challenging and diverse role. They will be a key member of the team, assisting the company in increasing its market share of the Ports & Marine consultancy business, including the effective delivery of its current portfolio of projects and contributing to bids for new work within an existing team of engineers.

As a Senior/Principal Maritime Engineer, you will be chartered. You will have proven design, planning and project management experience delivering Maritime projects to quality, time and budget. You will have experience of working as part of project teams developing a range of engineering scheme solutions from initial concept through to detailed design for implementation. The role would suit a self-motivated individual looking to advance their career in a dynamic team.

As a Senior/Principal Maritime Engineer, your main responsibilities will include:

  • Working as the design and/or planning lead on various maritime projects globally, including container terminals, mining/bulk, oil/gas, marinas, ports and harbours.

  • Managing projects and assisting with bids and tenders, as well as providing technical QA.

  • Working with clients to define their requirements and discuss progress.

  • Liaising with colleagues on port planning, geotechnics, civil and structural design.

  • Occasional short to medium term site visits (UK and Overseas) may also become necessary depending on project requirements.

  • Working with relevant planning codes, legislations and standards such as BS6349, PIANC, OCIMF.

  • Assisting with business development and preparation of tenders.

  • Supporting Graduate Engineers and providing mentorship to new members of staff.

Our global team of some 500+ Ports & Marine specialists have the technical skills and experience to address any form of maritime project. We support a wide range of maritime developments including container terminals, waterfront developments, cruise and ferry terminals, marinas and fishing harbours and military ports.

The UK Ports & Marine teams based in Basingstoke, London, Liverpool and Glasgow offices have an established track record of successfully delivering maritime services to port owners/operators, contractors and transportation agencies. Our maritime experience includes port planning, port economics and due diligence, engineering and design, construction supervision, transactions and financial advisory services for clients in Europe, the Middle East, India and Africa. Our team of maritime specialists provide a fully integrated service and have the technical skills and experience to address a wide range of maritime developments.

Recent projects have included the London Gateway Port, major pit to port studies in Ivory Coast and Liberia, an offshore fabrication yard at Porto Amboim, Angola, that includes Africa’s largest crane, PSA Rodman Phase 2 Container Terminal in Panama, Jebel Ali Terminal 4, Saudi Arabia’s Jazan Economic City Port, Tangier Med 2 Port and technical support on a variety of projects including a tidal lagoon, an LNG Terminal in Malta, a caisson breakwater in Mexico and moorings in Hong Kong.

We are now looking to enhance and grow this team with individuals with a sound technical background that share our enthusiasm and determination to support our expanding workload.

We are a growing and vibrant organisation offering excellent benefits and employment conditions. We are committed to your individual career development and are proud to be able to offer a range of exciting projects as well as a variety of career directions for all our staff.

The salary for this role is negotiable and we offer an extensive benefits package, which includes private healthcare, gym membership, season ticket loans and a contributory pension scheme.

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Minimum Requirements

As the successful candidate, the following will be required for this role:

  • Educated to degree level, or equivalent, in Civil or Structural Engineering.

  • Chartered Engineer status with either the ICE or IStructE.

  • You will also bring significant experience in managing civil/structural/infrastructure projects in the maritime sector.

  • Excellent working knowledge of Maritime design and planning, including maritime codes/standards such as BS6349, PIANC, OCIMF.Experience in the design and inspection of maritime structures such as breakwaters, quay walls, lock and dock gates, fender systems, paving, etc.

  • You will also have a strong track record in strategically improving the technical capabilities of the team

Preferred Qualifications

  • Educated to degree level, or equivalent.

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.