AECOM Senior Civil Engineer in Manchester, United Kingdom

Requisition/Vacancy No. 152577BR

Position Title Senior Civil Engineer

Job Category Engineering - Industrial

Business Line Energy

Country United Kingdom

State/Province/Region GBR - Lancashire

City Manchester

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 address the complete spectrum of energy challenges, including clean and renewable energy, energy efficiency and carbon management, hydropower and dams, thermal, geothermal and wind power generation, and transmission and distribution.

Job Summary

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Civil/Infrastructure Engineer to join our well established team in our centrally located Manchester office.

We are looking for a Civil /Infrastructure design engineer at senior level to undertake complex, multi-million pound infrastructure projects involving highways and, industrial development external works, drainage & SUDs, services/utilities assessments, general civil engineering, managing demolition and site remediation schemes, NEC3 Project Management and contract administration.

This role will be based in Manchester and will work closely with other teams within our Business Unit located in offices in Leeds and Warrington. The Business Unit is highly multi-disciplinary comprising civil & highway, structural, mechanical and electrical /process engineers, architects, project managers and surveyors. Our market sectors range from industrial development and logistics, airports , power and transmission including nuclear new build associated works, waste, energy from waste, oil and gas, infrastructure development/regeneration and Government Agency work. Our key commissions include;

• Manchester & Stansted Airport Expansion programmes including Highway Links

• National Grid Frameworks

• Media City and other Mixed Use Developments

• Energy from Waste Plants at Buckinghamshire and Severnside

• Foreign & Commonwealth Office Framework

• Merseytravel Framework

• New Wylfa Power Station Associated Development Highway Improvements

• Homes & Communities Multi-disciplinary Framework

• The business unit also currently work on overseas projects including South East Asia University

• Cyprus University and various MOD Airfields.

Minimum Requirements

You will be conversant with current regulations eg DMRB , local authority standards and requirements and preferably Eurocodes. We anticipate the role will involve leading in discussions with adopting authorities, utility companies, the Environment Agency and LLFAs.

You should have the following skills and experience

• Capability in MX , PDS or Civils 3D and major project expertise will be an advantage. Suitable experience necessary, however demonstrable design expertise is key.

• Design experience of highway, drainage and/or regeneration schemes

• Proficient in the use of Civils 3D and Windes Microdrainage software packages ideally or possibly an excellent capability in MX and/or PDS will be considered.

Preferred Qualifications

The successful Senior Civil/Infrastructure Engineer will ideally have/be:

M.Eng in Civil Engineering or Civil & Structural Engineering and/or near Chartered Engineer status.

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.


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