AECOM Aeronautical Ground Lighting Engineer in Basingstoke, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - Greater Manchester, Manchester
Increased workload both at home and overseas within our Aeronautical Ground Lighting business requires us to appoint an Aeronautical Ground Lighting Engineer.
The new appointment will help strengthen our existing AGL here in the UK. The role will involve working both Military and Civil sectors. In order to meet the demands of our international client base as well as, traveling in the UK Overseas can also be expected. The role will involve design works, surveys and inspections as well regular site visits
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a clear understanding of the AGL industry and be conversant with the AGL standards and practices. We are looking for an ambitious team player with strong development skills who wishes to assist in the development of innovative, cost effective and buildable AGL solutions in an environment that is collaborative, stimulating and demanding. The role would suit a self-motivated individual looking to advance their career in a dynamic team.
Nationally our Aeronautical Ground Lighting team comprises of 4 experienced AGL engineers and provides technical support to the AECOM business worldwide. The UK team has an established track record of successfully delivering AGL schemes worldwide and it is this strength that has as helped it become an established center of excellence within the business and the wider industry. We are now looking to enhance and grow this team with individuals with a sound technical background in aviation that share our enthusiasm and determination to support our expanding workload.
The team provides services ranging from project management, feasibility studies, detailed design, due diligence, mandatory inspection and construction on a wide range of civil and military airfields and also supports other AECOM business lines where their projects have an AGL interface. Our AGL team is involved in a number of high profile projects with a variety of clients.
We have an impressive portfolio of major national and international AGL projects. A selection of our current and recent projects includes:
DIO Airfield Inspections
Libreville Eastern Terminal Gabon Africa
London Stansted Airport
Western Sydney Airport, Australia
Writing of the DIO Visual Aids Design Guide
Manchester Airport Transformation Programme
Davis Airfield Antarctica
The appropriate level of technical expertise is required in order that the Job / Project Accountabilities listed below can be carried out to the necessary standard:
Produce drawings using the Autodesk Suite of software (AutoCAD Civils 3D), with the necessary level of detail as required for AGL projects at various stages of development: studies, conceptual design, detailed design and construction.
Reporting to the design team leader you will also interface directly with other team members, from graduate to Directors and with other internal design teams
You will have strong development skills and have the ability to develop and manage the work of others if and when required.
Have the technical ability, knowledge and competence to provide guidance to teach and develop junior staff.
Ability to work collaboratively and iteratively within a multi-disciplinary design team.
Establishing strong working relationships with other internal teams, particularly within AECOM’s transportation division
- Bachelors of Degree in Engineering filed.
Your benefits will include:
Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also be able to explore flexible working arrangements through our FREEDOM TO GROW
- way of working. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.
You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Engineering - Electrical / Electronic
Business Line B&P - Buildings & Places
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 245697BR
Additional Locations UK - Basingstoke
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.