AECOM Associate Director - Tunnelling in Birmingham - UK, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - West Midlands, Birmingham - UK
Performs various management, leadership, and people accountability responsibilities for a specific technical group or department.
Has full responsibility for interpreting, organizing, executing, and coordinating technical assignments.
Generally requires multi-disciplinary knowledge of engineering.
Plans and develops engineering tasks concerned with unique or controversial problems. This involves exploration of subject area, definition of scope and selection of problems for investigation and development of novel concepts and approaches.
Maintains liaison with units within the organization and individuals inside and outside of the organization.
Responsible for acting independently on technical matters pertaining to the field. Work at this level usually requires extensive progressive experience.
Works under minimal supervision. Supervision received is essentially administrative with assignments given in terms of broad general objectives and limits.
Manages group of engineers and/or technicians, coordinating activities of the unit.
Must have a technical bias and be able to demonstrate the technical delivery of designs on tunnelling projects
Must be skilled in the design of reinforced concrete and steelwork.
Must be skilled in the design of precast concrete segmental linings for tunnels and shafts. Ideally, also able to design sprayed concrete linings and all forms of shaft linings including diaphragm walls and secant piles.
Must have a technical background and, in addition to managing small teams, will be required to be ‘hands on’ delivering the work.
Must have experience of developing and mentoring junior engineers to assist with the growth and development of the team.
Must have extensive experience working to the appropriate codes and standards.
Detailed understanding of Eurocodes, appropriate standards and best practice.
Detailed understanding of design using FE analysis (such as LUSAS and PLAXIS 3D).
Be able to raise AECOM's profile by presenting at conferences and publishing technical papers.
Proven track record of delivery on high profile tunnelling projects.
Experience in delivering tunnelling projects in one or more of the following sectors: road, rail, metros, water supply, sewage, gas or cable tunnels.
Post graduate experience and be a chartered Engineer and a member of a professional body (e.g. MICE)..
Must hold a minimum qualification of BEng or similar in a Civil or Structural Engineering discipline.
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 have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. 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 - Water / Wastewater
Business Line Water
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 213128BR
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.