AECOM Senior Tunneling Engineer in Croydon, United Kingdom

Business Line Water

Position Title Senior Tunneling Engineer

United Kingdom - Surrey

Croydon

Job Summary

Based in our expanding Croydon office, we have a dedicated tunnelling team working on a number of major projects across both the UK and abroad including Thames Tideway Central Contract, which is the largest and most prestigious construction contact for the Tideway scheme.

At AECOM we deliver a wide range of projects, from client based delivery through to the detailed design for Design and Construct contractors. We pride ourselves on our technical excellence, offering buildable and safe design solutions on high profile challenging projects.

We are actively looking to expand our core tunnelling business with the appointment of a Senior Engineer within the tunnelling team. We offer the opportunity to work on some of the largest and most challenging tunnelling projects. Career progression and employee development are key to AECOM's success. We provide the necessary support and opportunity for our team members to grow and improve their technical ability.

This is an exciting opportunity for a professional to further develop with our core team in Croydon, whilst also playing an active role in expanding the business within the UK and overseas. This is a challenging role involving the technical delivery of complex tunnelling projects and will require a range of skills including technical excellence, innovative delivery, successful delivery against time and budget, etc. ,

You will need to demonstrate experience delivering tunnelling projects and working as part of a multi-discipline team.

Minimum Requirements

  • The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate technical experience delivering the design of tunnelling projects in one or more of the following sectors: Road, rail, metros, water supply, sewage, gas or cable tunnels. (including tunnel linings and shafts)

  • The candidate must hold a minimum qualification of BEng or similar, preferably in a Civil or Structural Engineering discipline.

  • The candidate must be a chartered Engineer and a member of a professional body (e.g. MICE) or be close to achieving that objective.

  • Confident working to the appropriate codes and standards.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Structural focus with the ability to design concrete and steelwork to Eurocodes.

  • Competent in industry standard FE software (LUSAS)

  • Experience overseeing small teams of engineers and CAD technicians to deliver design packages on time and to budget would be an advantage.

  • Experience in modelling soil-structure interaction using industry standard software (PLAXIS 3D).

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

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values 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.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering - Structural

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 188548BR

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.