AECOM Bridge Engineer in Birmingham, United Kingdom

United Kingdom - West Midlands, Birmingham

Job Summary

We are currently recruiting for a Bridge Engineer in our centrally located Birmingham office.

Our Birmingham office has an established track record of successfully delivering bridge engineering schemes for more than 30 years mainly in the Midlands and South East but also throughout the UK. Our office, located at the heart of Birmingham City Centre, has multi-disciplinary transportation assessment and design capability in rail and highway schemes and works closely with other disciplines from the Geotechnical, Environment, Transport Planning and Development Sectors.

A selection of our current and recent projects includes –

  • HS2 Phase 2B – AECOM are currently developing sections L1 and L2 for Leeds leg south and East Midlands. We provide the expert engineering and environmental support needed to take forward the development of the route from the West Midlands to Yorkshire to support in the development of a hybrid Bill.

  • SWTRA (South Wales Trunk Road Agent) – AECOM appointed as consultants for SWTRA provide engineering technical solutions to many aspects of the motorways, trunk roads and associated assets throughout the South Wales region.

  • Forder Valley – We are current designing a four span semi-integral prestressed concrete structure on behalf of Plymouth City Council over the Bircham Valley to connect Brest Road with the new large signalised junction of Forder Valley Road and Novorossiysk Road.

  • Celtic Manor – We are currently working with Celtic Manor Resort to develop a solution for a second bridge over the M4 to provide additional traffic capacity in and out of the developing site. The bridge is proposed as a single 49.9m span integral composite structure.

  • Birmingham Airport – working with BIA to provide technical support ranging form inspection through to design of refurbishment works to car parks, buildings and other structures.

  • Heathrow – working closely with HAL to provide inspection and investigation services to large portfolio of existing bridges and structures.

As a Bridge Engineer you will have the following daily responsibilities:

  • Take a developing role in the design of major civil engineering structures.

  • Prepare designs under supervision.

  • Assist with the programme and deliverables of your project.

  • Analysis and design of road/rail bridges and other structures.

  • Inspection, assessment and strengthening of road/rail bridges and other structures.

  • Prepare contract documents.

  • Report writing and assist in production of technical reports and documents.

Minimum Requirements

  • Experience with bridge and related structural inspection assessment and design schemes.

  • Previous design and project management experience delivering to quality, time and budget.

  • Experience in road and/or rail projects.

  • Previous skills in current inspection, assessment and design.

  • Previous exposure with clients of both national and local authorities, together with major contractors.

  • Ability to manage staff and project Health and Safety responsibilities including compliance with CDM legislation.

  • You will have a current clean driving license and be willing to travel throughout the UK to visit sites.

  • Previous experience in finite element modelling particularly in Lusas is beneficial.

  • Working knowledge of the Eurocode Standards.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Degree educated or equivalent in a relevant subject such as Bridge, Civil or Structural Engineering.

  • Ideally educated to MSc level or equivalent.

  • Working towards ICE or IstructE chartered accreditation

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 - Transportation

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 208017BR

Clearance Required No

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.