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AECOM Senior Electrical Engineer - Rail in Croydon, United Kingdom

Job Summary

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

Due to our continued growth, we are seeking Senior Electrification and Power Design Engineers to join our London and South East team. The successful candidate will be working towards a professional qualification and will have good design experience of delivering Electrification and Power projects to client’s satisfaction at the appropriate standard, ensuring accuracy of drawings and calculations, designs are economic and appropriate, and that the relevant codes and standards are complied with.

We are keen to talk to candidates who have experience in DC Traction Power substation, Electric Track Equipment (ETE) or Points Heating/Signalling Power design and are especialy keen on those who have undertaken Responsible Engineer duties (such as CRE) as we look to grow this team with individuals who have relevant experience, share our enthusiasm and have a determination to support our expanding organisation. Our clients are from the private and public sector across Europe and the Middle East and within the UK include HS2, Network Rail, London Underground, TFL, Nexus, TfGM, SYPTE, Centro and Croydon Tramlink, as well as various Tier 1 contractors. The team provides production of feasibility studies, Outline/scheme designs and detailed designs, assessment, inspection, construction support and management services.

Our current portfolio of works comprises a diverse mix of local, national and international Rail infrastructure projects with key Rail projects currently under production by staff in our Croydon/London offices including:

  • Beckton Depot

  • Crossrail

  • Mersey Rail PSU

  • SRSA

  • Eastleigh Light Maintenance Depot

  • Lewisham Station redevelopment

Job Responsibilities:

  • Receive brief from Project Manager and cascade through team members.

  • Develop concept and detailed designs including calculations reports and specifications.

  • Check CAD drawings and design documentation produced by team members /Liaise with designers and CAD Technicians.

  • Prepare/check technical reports.

  • Support development of project specifications for construction.

  • Attend site during construction phase if necessary to ensure construction is in accordance with specifications/drawings.

  • Carry out risk assessments and provision of design information for Health and Safety file.

  • Understanding of Health and Safety including CDM

  • Good standard of written English and communication

  • Experienced in the use of Network Rail, London Underground, Railway Group Standards as well as the relevant British Standards and Eurocodes.

  • Support development of junior Engineers through continued learning and reviews .

Minimum Requirements

  • We are keen to talk to candidates who have experience in DC Traction Power substation, Electric Track Equipment (ETE) or Points Heating/Signalling Power design and are especialy keen on those who have undertaken Responsible Engineer duties (such as CRE) as we look to grow this team with individuals who have relevant experience, share our enthusiasm and have a determination to support our expanding organisation.

Preferred Qualifications

  • The successful candidate will be working towards a professional qualification

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

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Transportation - Rail

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 257822BR

Additional Locations UK - London - Aldgate Tower

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.

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