AECOM Principal Transport Engineer in Cork, Ireland
Ireland - Cork, Cork
AECOMs Streets team in Cork are looking for an experienced Transport Engineer to be based out of our Cork office, following continued growth of the workload and the team.
The role would suit a self-motivated individual looking to advance their career in a dynamic team that works closely with our wider multidisciplinary team to deliver innovative and efficient solutions for our major clients.
The team are involved in a number of high profile projects with a variety of clients across the Irish Public Sector, including TII, NTA, many local authorities throughout Ireland, and major agencies such as DAA. The team work both locally and across the UK & I market on a mix of urban and rural projects.
Projects we are working on include a variety of cycle, pedestrian and public transport improvement schemes such as:
Glanmire Road Improvement Scheme;
Waterock to Midleton Cycle Scheme;
Monkstown Traffic Calming Scheme;
Burys Bridge to Carrigtwohill Cycle Scheme;
NTA Cycle Design Office;
Whitegates to Athlone Cycleway;
Skehard Road Renewal Project,
Kiltale Traffic Calming Scheme
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.
You will have excellent technical and communication skills along with experience of undertaking a range of traffic engineering design projects
Demonstrate experience of traffic engineering/management design at concept, feasibility, preliminary and detailed design level
Understanding of Health and Safety including PSDP responsibilities
Project management experience
Urban street, traffic signal, cycling, walking, road safety, public transport, ITS and parking design
Application and use of Design Manual for Urban Roads and Street, the Traffic Signs Regulations and Traffic Signs Manuals
Proficient user of AutoCAD
Dealing directly with clients
Contributing to bids and proposals
Mentoring junior staff
You will be a Chartered Engineer or will be working towards an appropriate Professional status with membership of a professional institution over the next 12 months
BSc, BEng or MEng degree in Civil Engineering or other relevant subject.
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 - Transportation - Roads + Highways
Business Line Transportation
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 241564BR
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.