AECOM Roads Engineer in Dublin, Ireland
Ireland - Dublin, Dublin
Our Ireland Roads Team currently has a vacancy for an Engineer to be based out of our Dun Laoghaire office, following continued growth of the workload and the team.
The role would suit a self-motivated individual looking to advance their career in a dynamic team that works closely with our wider multidisciplinary team to deliver innovative and efficient solutions for our major clients.
The Dublin Roads Team has been in place for over 20 years and are involved in a number of high profile projects with a variety of clients across the Irish Public Sector, including TII, NTA, many local authorities throughout Ireland, and major agencies such as DAA. The team work both locally and across the UK & I market on a mix of urban and rural projects. Our current portfolio of works comprises a diverse mix of local, national and international infrastructure improvements.
At an Ireland level the following are some of the current projects:
BusConnects, Prelim Design
NTA Cycle Design Office
Martin Roundabout Upgrade
Junction and cycle improvement schemes across Ireland (Dublin, Wicklow, Galway, Kildare)
M7 Naas to Newbridge & Salins Bypass, detailed design & site supervision
N69 Foynes to Limerick, Prelim Design and Planning
N2 Rath to Kilmoon Cross, Prelim Design
Luas Finglas Options Stage
Local Distributor Road 4, Abbeyland on behalf of Meath County Council.
Mentor, support, and provide day to day guidance and leadership for junior design team members – graduates, apprentices, and trainee technicians
Work under the direction of and in support to Principal / Senior Engineers to perform tasks in accordance with agreed budget and schedule with little supervision, possessing the ability to solve any problems encountered along with identifying discrepancies in results
Assist in the provision of technical inputs, across a range of specialisms in the field of Roads and Civil engineering
Show technical competence and through experience, gather and take on board the skills of others in computer-based applications and tasks including use of software such as Open Roads/Civil 3D, WinDES, and the Microsoft Office Suite of programmes including MS Project.
Undertake project activities in line with company policy, including technical and commercial aspects.
Take an assistant role on projects
Contribute to the development of technical proposals
Plan, lead and undertake site visits as required.
Plan and attend meetings – internal and external, as required.
Liaise and manage sub-consultants and external parties.
Participate as a team member on a number of levels, including; office disciplines and projects.
Be proactive and contribute to a safer work environment along with personal, professional development
Previous post-graduation experience in civil engineering, roads, highways, traffic design or similar discipline
Working knowledge of the TII Publications/Standards and UK DMRB, and ideally an understanding of the Design Manual for Urban Roads and Streets (DMURS) and National Cycle Manual, or similar transferable international experience
Experience of the Traffic Signs Manual
Ability to travel to other areas in the region as needed to meet business requirements
Experience in one or more of the following:
Road alignment design using software such as (Civil 3D, MX etc)
General road design
Drainage modelling/design using Windes
Preparation of contract documents and pricing documents (to PWC or other similar form)
Procurement of ancillary construction contracts (topo/GI/surveys)
AUTOCAD and Microsoft office suite of programs.
Degree in Civil Engineering or similar (BSc, BEng, MEng, MSc)
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 - Transportation - Roads + Highways
Business Line Transportation
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 241620BR
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.