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AECOM Contractors Engineering Manager/Designated Project Engineer in Glasgow, 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.

Specific tasks to be performed are inclusive of the following:

  • To identify and coordinate interfaces within the design process and to appropriately control risk and Define specific scope of work based on Client Output Definition statement.

  • Lead multidisciplinary design team in the development of tangible proposals based on output definition statement.

  • To chair / lead technical discussions within design review and design and construction interface (DCI) meetings.

  • Lead in the completion of design reviews (for design integration) and the production of Interdisciplinary Design Check Certificates (IDC), Interdisciplinary Design Reviews (IDR) project hazard records, Safe by Design Logs, and technical specifications (CRD/RRD/ DRRD).

  • As a CEM, to present proposals to Clients and other stakeholders for approval and acceptance.

  • As a DPE, to review and assure design proposals on behalf of the client organisation for acceptance.

  • To be accountable for technical quality of deliverables and adherence to design programme with respect to time and budget.

  • Management of the team with respect to their obligations to Construction Design Management (CDM Regulations) 2015, Common Safety Method (CSM), Network Rail Standards, in particular – Engineering Management for Projects.

Specific Skills Required:

  • Ability to Interpret Client output definition into specific scope of works with proposed tangible outcomes.

  • Ability to support the creation of cost loaded multidisciplinary programmes of work and monitor it (including the various techniques such as Earned Value Management).

  • Ability to manage design teams to achieve the specific scope of works within timescales prescribed.

  • Ability to identify and interrogate the dependencies between disciplines which may impact a design proposal. In particular, the impact of Signalling and OLE requirements on S&C layout proposals.

  • Ability to identify reasonable opportunity and significant risk to the proposed scope of works. To articulate the identified reasonable opportunity/risk to Client so as action may be taken in a timely manner.

  • Ability to identify changes in scope and to appropriately detail their impact with respect to programme and budget.

Minimum Requirements

  • Should have the prerequire learning and experience to support Authority to work in accordance with CEM01 / DPE01 as detailed in NR/L2/RSE/02009.

  • Chartered or Incorporated Engineer (CEng / IEng) (Preferred)

  • Recognised engineering qualification/ Degree in Engineering (Required)

  • Demonstrable understanding of the obligation of the role with respect to Construction Design Management (CDM Regulations) 2015, Common Safety Method (CSM), Network Rail Standards, in particular – Engineering Management for Projects.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Demonstrable experience of managing multidisciplinary projects within the UK or internationally

  • Good communication skills when dealing with clients, developers, consultants, elected representatives and the public

  • Client focused approach to service delivery

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. 259539BR

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.