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Job Information

AECOM Senior Civil Engineer - Water in County Antrim, United Kingdom

United Kingdom - Belfast, County Antrim

Job Summary

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Civil Engineer to join our successful Water team based in Belfast. We are looking for someone with a strong civils design background to support our Belfast Water Team who are currently delivering projects all over the UK & Ireland, as well as Internationally.

AECOM are a global organisation with 60,000 employees across our offices worldwide. You will be joining an experienced water team, working alongside our lead design engineers and project managers. You will receive continuous support to grow your experience through the project design and construction delivery cycle. In this role, you will work alongside individuals from various disciplines, such as geotechnical engineers, structural engineers, architects, process engineers, mechanical engineers, ecologists and environmental engineers.

As a Senior Engineer, you will lead junior engineers with full support to maintain your CPD and embrace initiatives to help you further develop your own skills and career. AECOM fully supports individual requirements to develop and build their experience, chartership professional qualifications and skill sets.

What could a typical week look like?

  • Write technical notes and reports.

  • Attend site meetings.

  • Carry out surveys.

  • High level and detailed flow and load calculations.

  • Produce AutoCAD, Civil3D or BIM 360 design drawings.

  • Create and run feasibility studies.

  • Produce outlines and detailed water/wastewater treatment designs.

  • Ensure CDM compliance throughout design and construction.

  • Contract documentation.

  • Provide guidance and mentor junior staff.

  • Perform specific and moderate portions of a broader assignment of an experienced engineer.

  • Gather and correlate basic engineering data using established and well-defined procedures.

  • Work on detailed or routine engineering assignments involving calculations and tests.

  • Propose approaches to solve problems using modifications of standard procedures or methods developed in previous assignments.

  • Identify discrepancies in results.

  • Perform work in accordance with agreed budget and schedule with little supervision.

  • Independently perform all tasks necessary to complete primary design elements for engineering works.

Minimum Requirements

  • Civil Engineering design experience.

  • Civil Engineering educational background.

  • Experience using CAD 2D.

  • Ability to take on elements of design or report and work on your own initiative.

  • Experience in developing and promoting Safety in Design practices.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in design and management of water / wastewater infrastructure and non-infrastructure upgrade schemes.

  • Experience with CAD 3D and BIM.

  • Experience in technical checking and reviewing drawings and calculations.Obtained or working towards chartered status.

  • Experience in mentoring and guiding junior staff.

  • Some knowledge of the following areas; hydrology, hydrogeology, geotechnical, structural engineering, biology and/or chemistry would be advantageous

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 - Civil

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 247764BR

Virtual: 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.