AECOM Principal Infrastructure Engineer in St Albans, United Kingdom
Requisition/Vacancy No. 149582BR
Position Title Principal Infrastructure Engineer
Job Category Engineering - Structural
Business Line Building Engineering
Country United Kingdom
State/Province/Region GBR - Hertfordshire
City St Albans
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
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.
AECOM is currently recruiting for a Principal Infrastructure Engineer with a bias to below ground drainage and private road design to join a well-established team in our St Albans office in Hertfordshire.
As Principal Infrastructure Engineer you will be fully responsible for the production and management of technical designs, and report writing, flood risk assessments, schematic designs, masterplan designs, drawings and specifications for the infrastructure projects associated with public and privately funded developments as well as international projects. In addition to this, you will be required to plan and provide resourcing schedules, financial planning and fee proposals associated with your project or part of the project you are responsible for. The role will also involve liaison with clients, local authorities and representatives from external organisations.
Working on your own initiative and drive with minimal to no supervision, the role will also involve the support and supervision of junior team members.
The Principal Infrastructure Engineer will also be responsible for the technical review and checking of design information and reports prepared by others, and so must have the ability to liaise with and coordinate the work of other specialists within AECOM and with 3rd parties. Work must be completed in accordance with AECOM quality and Health & Safety requirements and financial constraints. The Principal Infrastructure Engineer will also be required to produce or assist with the production of proposals for new commissions, and undertaking project management and financial control of a project or part of a project you are responsible for.
The ideal applicant will be required to have good and professional communication skills both oral and written and the ability to use computer modelling and design software associated with below ground drainage designs, earthworks and specification writing.(i.e. XP Solutions, AutoCAD Civil 3D, AutoCAD, NBS Buildings and NBS Create).
You must be experienced in the production of detailed design information, technical reports, drawings, tender documents & specifications, integration with BIM for public and private developments, and familiar with Design Standards such as Sewers for Adoption, Building Regulations, National Planning Policy Framework, Code for Sustainable Homes, BREEAM and LEED, the Specifications for Highways works and other relevant British infrastructure regulations.
You must be experienced in drainage infrastructure to adoptable standards including the negotiation of Section 104 and 106. Having experience in international projects will be a benefit.
Chartered status with a relevant professional body
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.