AECOM AECOM Returners Programme – Buildings & Places (Multiple Locations) in Croydon, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - Greater London, Croydon
AECOM are excited to be partnering with Women Returners again to run our 2020 Returner programme, now in its successful third year. Open to applicants of any gender, AECOM are looking for individuals who have taken a career break of 2 years or more and are looking to get back into the workplace with our structured and supportive programme.
What can AECOM Returners offer you
A paid placement for 6 months, with the opportunity for the role to become permanent.
An opportunity to work on some of AECOM’s leading & most high-profile projects.
Coaching sessions run by Women Returners to help you successfully transition back to the work place.
Access to an abundance of internal on-line training to help you refresh your skills.
A flexible working style with our Freedom to Grow Programme which provides employees with the freedom needed to find the working style that suits you. Guiding Principle: if it works for you, your team and your client then it works for AECOM.
A competitive salary and benefits package in line with market rates
The opportunity to join our growing network of Returners
AECOM are a global network of industry experts working on many of the world’s most important, complex and challenging projects. Our talented teams design, build, finance, operate and manage some of the most innovative projects around the world. From delivering clean water and energy, building iconic skyscrapers and sports stadiums, planning new cities, restoring damaged environments. We help to connect people and economies with roads, bridges, tunnels and transportation systems. So, come on board and help us deliver a better world.
About Buildings + Places
Our Buildings & Places teams are made up of teams working in commercial, sports, leisure, healthcare, education and cities. AECOM plays a critical role in the conceptualisation and creation of amazing spaces, delivering projects and buildings that define skylines and landscape.
We create new buildings and communities, enhance public spaces and deliver complex and interesting projects from major sporting venues such as London 2012 Olympic Park and Legacy Framework to industrial facilities for GE and Rolls Royce. We integrate sustainable solutions into everything we do. Our experts range from Cost and Project Managers to Building Engineers and Architects with a high performance design strategy for every project we approach.
AECOM are looking for professionals who are ready to re-start their careers after an extended career break of at least 2 years. During this time, you may have worked on a small-scale or self-employed basis to fit around your other commitments or have not done any paid work for number of years. You will have had a wealth of experience and we look forward to you bringing a fresh perspective to our teams & projects. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
We have opportunities for people with experience in any of the following fields in locations throughout the UK:
Project Managers (with experience in the built environment) – St Albans, Oxford, Manchester, Southampton, Exeter and London
Risk Manager – London
Cost Managers/Quantity Surveyors and Senior Cost Managers/Quantity Surveyors – Manchester, Leeds, Birmingham, Exeter, London, Edinburgh, Oxford, Peterborough and Dublin
Building Surveyors & Advisory – Manchester, Leeds and Glasgow
Sustainability Consultants – Bristol, St Albans, London, Basingstoke, Manchester, Cardiff, Birmingham and Liverpool
How to apply
Please submit a CV & Covering Letter, stating how long your career break has been and which of our roles & locations you would be most interested in. Interviews will be taking place from January to March with placements commencing on 27 April 2020. For additional information please see our
Returners Information Page or for additional queries please contact us at TalentAcquisition.UKI@aecom.com
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 Architecture and Design
Business Line Buildings & Places
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Temporary
Requisition/Vacancy No. 231444BR
Additional Locations IE - Dublin - Adelphi Plaza, UK - Basingstoke, UK - Birmingham - Colmore Plaza, UK - Bristol - Portwall Place, UK - Cardiff, UK - Exeter, UK - Glasgow - 120 Bothwell Street, UK - Leeds, UK - Liverpool, Merchants Court, UK - London - Aldgate Tower, UK - Manchester - 1 New York Street, UK - Oxford - Avalon House, UK - Peterborough - Clarence House, UK - Southampton, UK - St. Albans
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.