AECOM Principal Civil/Structural Engineer in Croydon, United Kingdom

United Kingdom - Surrey, Croydon

Job Summary

We are currently looking to appoint an experienced Principal Civil & Structural Engineer to work as part of our highly skilled multidisciplinary team in Croydon currently delivering some of the most high profile and challenging projects not only in the UK but also overseas.

We are seeking an individual who:

  • Will lead and develop our water structures team with the aim of growing its capability, capacity and workload.

  • Thrives on the technical challenge of heavy civil and structural engineering projects and has experience in the following type of schemes: water treatment works, wastewater treatment works, attenuation shafts, below ground chambers and large infrastructure schemes.

  • Enjoys working collaborative with design colleagues, contractors and clients to solve complex problems.

  • Is proactive and able to promote multi-disciplinary working.

  • Is able to mentor more junior members of the team technically, and foster a strong overall team ethos.

This is an excellent opportunity for a suitably qualified individual to develop their career with later opportunities to develop into more senior roles and responsibilities.

AECOM is a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. We value the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Minimum Requirements

  • Technically strong in structures and heavy civil engineering in the water industry, your experience should include the design of water retaining structures, reinforced concrete, portal frames and structural steelwork

  • Take the role as lead structural or civil engineer on water engineering design and heavy civil engineering projects. Have a detailed understanding of relevant codes and standards.

  • Have experience of the design process in feasibility, outline and detailed design stages. Be the design interface for the contractor and client in the construction phase.

  • Understanding of the application, benefits and limitations of a wide range of solutions to problems

  • Understanding of construction and operational requirements within design.

  • Take responsibility for delivering project work to programme, cost and quality requirements

  • Ability to liaise with client, contractor and the supply chain

  • Value and contribute to a strong Health and Safety culture

  • Have an enthusiastic and collaborative approach to your work, demonstrating the relevant behaviours and work ethos to solve client and project problems

  • Ability to demonstrate the above through past experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • You will hold an accredited degree in Civil or Structural Engineering, or have a commensurate mix of experience and qualification

  • You will either be a Chartered or Incorporated Civil Engineer, or be working towards professional qualification.

  • You will have significant experience of the design of structural and heavy civil engineering projects and the water industry

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 - Structural

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 202832BR

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.