AECOM Associate Director MEP (Science) in Croydon, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - Surrey, Croydon
Our Award-winning Building Services team are seeking an Associate Director, preferably mechanical biased, with experience in sustainable science and research projects and has excellent client facing and team leadership skills to join the Building Engineering team to be based in South East.
The Associate Director will be responsible for the leading teams designing science research projects in both the UK and overseas. . This will involve winning work, client care, recruitment, mentoring and leading teams to prepare scheme and detailed engineering designs. The successful candidate will have proven design experience, delivering to quality, time and budget. This role will suit someone with who is enthusiastic, self motivated, and looking to advance their career.
Duties of the role will include, but not be limited to;
Work winning – securing opportunities, preparing proposals, presentations,
Developing Client relationships
Though leadership, preparing design guidance
Leading a team.
Mentoring and developing staff.
Project Managing major projects
Assessing staff requirements at each work stage, and be able to manage single disciplinary and multi-disciplinary projects.
Obtain the necessary information both internally and externally from Architects, Quantity Surveyors and Design Consultants to provide a fully coordinated design.
Ensure the Design Team is kept fully informed of all technical and other information necessary for the duration of the project.
Undertake the control of all production aspects of the projects in the team.
Ensure compliance with all Statutory and Regulatory obligations, make submissions to the Statutory Authorities and obtain approvals as necessary.
Produce all design information and ensure that all calculations are prepared and signed off in accordance with the requirements of the IMS, relevant Standards and Codes of Practice.
Represent AECOM at Client, Design Team and Progress meetings throughout the design and construction phases of projects.
Input to pre-qualification and selection of contractors, respond to tender queries, comment and review tender returns.
Attend tender / client interviews.
Attend site inspection meetings.
Ensure the project work complies with the Project Management Plan and Programme.
Understand and implement AECOM’s Safety Health and Environment Policy.
A strong technical understanding of building services
The ability to work accurately, independently and efficiently, and to take ownership of projects.
Effective communication skills and be a team worker
Significant track record of leading design teams on data centre projects.
Client facing experience on data centre projects.
Experience in project and client management within a defined fee budget and program, including managing team resources and interfacing with other disciplines.
Mentoring and support skills for the less senior engineers and technicians in the electrical team.
Experience in identifying and winning new work and building client relationships.
Ability to speak fluently and communicate effectively in written reports and oral presentations
- Chartered Engineer with CIBSE/IMechE/IET
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
Business Line B&P - Buildings & Places
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 249233BR
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.