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AECOM Principal Civil Engineer - Water in Glasgow, United Kingdom

Company Description

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.

Job Description

AECOM are currently looking for a Principal Civil Engineer to work on our joint venture with Caledonia Water Alliance where we have teamed up with Morrison Water Services to deliver Scottish Water’s SR21 Water and Wastewater Infrastructure programme.

As Principal Civil Engineer, you will:

  • Deliver outline and detailed designs of water infrastructure, water pipeline and distribution projects.

  • Manage evolving designs and design teams as directed by the project manager to support the delivery of capital investment in water infrastructure on behalf of Scottish Water over the SR21 programme.

  • Hold overall responsibility for timeous delivery, quality, cost, HSE and ensuring compliance with Scottish Water’s established specifications and procedure.


Minimum Requirements:

  • BEng/MEng in Civil Engineering.

  • Experience in role where design was predominant responsibility of position.

  • Good understanding of CDM.

  • Efficient time management and planning (both for yourself and others).

  • Ability to work to a programme and highlight timeously any issues that will cause delays or changes.

  • Ability to cope with changes to client requirements or timescales during project delivery.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Chartered or working towards Chartered or Incorporated Engineering Status (CEng/IEng).

  • Sound technical knowledge of industry standards and specifications and an understanding of CDM Regulations.

  • Experience within water industry.

Additional Information

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Join us and let’s get started.

ReqID: J10065338

Business Line: Water

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: Europe & India

Career Area: Engineering