AECOM Principal Civil Engineer in Galway, Ireland

Ireland - Galway, Galway

Job Summary

AECOM’s Water Infrastructure Team in Ireland is looking for a highly driven

Principal Civil Engineer to provide regional technical leadership in their Galway Office.

Working with a well-established multi-disciplinary will be involved in various design stages of water and wastewater utility projects including feasibility, preliminary and detailed design and construction support this role will see you contributing to, and leading projects throughout Ireland. Clients mainly include utilities, industry and local authorities

You will be responsible for working with internal and external clients, in an effort to cross sell our service capabilities. You will play an active role in contributing to reports and tenders, and will develop your Project Management skills and commercial acumen.

Job Duties:

  • Project management of water and wastewater utilities projects including planning, control and monitoring from feasibility to detailed design phase.

  • Lead the design delivery of water and wastewater utilities design including networks, treatment works, hydraulics design and ensuring the production of quality deliverables.

  • Carry out design review of utilities design work

  • Multi-level liaisons with clients, government authorities, contractors, suppliers.

  • Preparation of project budget & programme.

  • Produce project reports for client and internally reporting requirements.

  • Lead and mentor a small team of engineers and technicians with line manager responsibilities.

Minimum Requirements

Specific Skills Required :

  • Previous experience in water engineering

  • Good working knowledge of either NEC/FIDIC/GCC suite of contracts.

  • Experience in a role which involved client management responsibilities.

  • You will require strong oral and written communication skills;

  • Demonstrated time management and organisational skills;

  • Demonstrated commercial acumen, and the ability to contribute to bid development;

  • Ability to travel for site visits (day trips and longer stays).

  • Accustomed to working at the highest levels of HSSE compliance at all design stages

  • Full driving licence

Preferred Qualifications

  • You will hold a BSc or BEng in Civil Engineering or equivalent

  • You will be chartered with a relevant institution (e.g ICE or CIWEM) or close to gaining chartership

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 - Civil

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Ireland

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 190942BR

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.