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AECOM Senior/Principal Structural Engineers in Bristol, United Kingdom

Company Description

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients. We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business. We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Description

Are you a Structural Enginee r with experience in technical delivery of water engineering projects?

If yes, we have an exciting opportunity for you to work with some of the UK water industry’s largest organisations, developing your career in Structural engineering with a focus on providing innovative and sustainable solutions delivered on collaborative platforms.


You will join our technical discipline team and wider technical practice network, enabling you to build your knowledge, skills and career with like-minded engineers globally.

Our Water teams have delivered some of the most high-profile projects in the UK, so your projects and clients will be varied and interesting.

Examples of our current projects and clients include:

  • Wessex Water – AECOM has been appointed on several AMP7 frameworks, including the Capital Delivery framework.

  • Thames Water – AECOM has positions across all scales of delivery including major projects such as Thames Tideway Tunnel, Deephams STW upgrade and ‘Capital Delivery’ infra and non-infra schemes across the Thames region.

  • Severn Trent Water – AECOM has been appointed on major schemes Lot 1 of Severn Trent Water’s new Design Services Framework for AMP7. Our portfolio of projects in building rapidly.

You will:

  • Work closely with our Water and other supply discipline teams nationwide.

  • Deliver a high calibre of technical quality, contribute to bids, and interface with clients and collaborators in design and planning.

  • Seek innovation and trial new methods, being inquisitive by nature.

  • Thrive on the technical challenges of heavy civil and structural engineering projects.See delivery through from conception to handover.

  • Make visits to site to carry out site surveys.Support the liaisons with clients, government authorities, contractors, suppliers.

  • Be tasked with delivering to agreed budget, programme and quality along with supporting the preparation of project budget & programme.

We are looking for you to:

  • Have a range of analysis and design experience, particularly of reinforced concrete and steelwork structures.

  • Hold the ability to coordinate, liaise and engage with clients and key stakeholders.

  • Be experienced in managing the technical delivery of large scale water engineering projects with multi-disciplinary knowledge.

  • Have water and wastewater treatment project experience across feasibility, outline, detailed design, construction support extremely desirable.

  • Be able to take responsibility for producing, checking and approving engineering reports and designs.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Have a degree or equivalent qualification in civil and structural engineering.

  • Have a Membership/working towards membership of a relevant professional institute; for example, ICE, IStructE.​

Your benefits will include:

Helping our employees to 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. Also, if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.

Additional Information

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Join us and let’s get started.

ReqID: REF12594M

Business Line: Water

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: Europe & India

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: Hybrid