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AECOM Mechanical Engineers - Water (UK & Ireland) in Glasgow, United Kingdom

Job Summary

What can we offer?

At AECOM, we believe infrastructure creates an opportunity for everyone.

If you want to work on leading Water projects at home and globally, in a team with a market-leading flexible working culture that enables your professional development and that delivers unrivalled client service, then we would love to hear from you. We are looking for people who share our values, of all grades and disciplines, and in any UK location.

You will have the opportunity to be involved in the delivery of major schemes within the water sector following our success on Wessex Water, Thames Water and Severn Trent Water in partnership with Contractors such as Kier, Murphy, Ferrovial/Laing O'Rourke and Morrison Utility Services.

We would like to hear from individuals at all levels to support or lead the delivery of projects throughout their life cycle. With an exciting and growing project portfolio, there is no better time to join our UK Water team.

You will:

  • Work closely with our Water and other supply discipline teams nationwide.

  • Be expected to deliver a high calibre of technical quality, contribute to bids, and interface with clients and collaborators in design and planning.

  • Seek innovation and strive new methods, being inquisitive by nature.

  • Be able to see the delivery through from conception to handover.

  • Be responsible for the design of mechanical installations typically including municipal water and wastewater pumping stations, ventilation systems, penstocks and valves, odour control systems, pipework. Some of these projects will be large-scale and prestigious cv-builders.

  • Visit the site to carry out site surveys and the support of liaisons with clients, government authorities, contractors, suppliers.

  • Be tasked with delivering to agreed budget, programme and quality along with supporting the preparation of project budget & programme.

  • Perform specific and limited portions of a broader assignment of an experienced engineer.

  • Gather and correlate basic engineering data using established and well-defined procedures.

  • Work on detailed or routine engineering assignments involving calculations and relatively simple tests.

  • Propose approach to solve new problems encountered.

  • Identify discrepancies in results.

  • Provide guidance to entry level engineers.

Minimum Requirements

We are looking for you to:

  • Be experienced in Water and wastewater treatment project across feasibility, outline, detailed design, construction support extremely desirable.

  • Have experience using a 3D Design tool and other proprietary software products.

  • Input into process and instrument diagrams, control philosophy and HAZOP reviews.

  • Have experience of MCC, PLC/SCADA and instrumentation specification and design.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Have a degree or equivalent in mechanical engineering.

  • Work toward a relevant professional chartered institute; for example, IMechE.

  • Be able to take full responsibility for producing, to check and to approve engineering reports and designs.

Your benefits will include:

Helping our employees to 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.

Unfortunately we are unable to progress applications requiring visa sponsorship for this position.

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 - Mechanical

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 273751BR

Additional Locations IE - Dublin - Adelphi Plaza, UK - Basingstoke, UK - Birmingham - Colmore Plaza, UK - Bristol - Portwall Place, UK - Chesterfield, UK - Edinburgh - Tanfield, UK - Glasgow - 120 Bothwell Street, UK - Leeds, UK - St. Albans

Clearance Required No

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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