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AECOM Senior Civil Engineer - Wastewater 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 Senior 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.

You will work on a number of wastewater infrastructure projects - including CSO's, storm storage, pumping stations, rising mains, sewer upgrades and rehab pipe bridge upgrades and replacements in a Design & Build working environment. You will provide technical design expertise to support our multi-disciplinary team of Civil, Mechanical, Electrical Geotechnical & Environmental engineers.


  • Provide technical expertise to support all aspects of civil projects from design to implementation - ensuring compliance with Scottish Water & Water Industry Specifications.

  • Carry out site visits, non-intrusive surveys and inspection assessment.

  • Feasibility assessment of engineering infrastructure.

  • Prepare and check design approach, calculations, drawings and technical reports with due cognisance to SW Specification Standards, and in accordance with CDM Health & Safety procedures.

  • Support the Design & Build of wastewater infrastructure.

  • Supervise and mentor less experienced engineers.

  • Liaise with construction delivery team & contribute to providing solutions to challenges that arise during the construction process.

  • Liaise with clients to obtain relevant technical consents as part of the engineering process.

  • Comply with CWA Quality Assurance procedures.


Minimum Requirements:

  • BEng/MEng in Civil Engineering.

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


  • 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: J10062492

Business Line: Water

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: Europe & India

Career Area: Engineering