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AECOM Senior 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 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.

We are looking for a Senior Civil Engineer to work on a number of major water projects in a Design & Build working environment. You will need to provide technical design expertise to support a multi-disciplinary team including Civil, Mechanical, Electrical Geotechnical & Environmental, on a daily basis.

Key Roles & Responsibilities would include:

  • Provide technical expertise to support the Design Lead in all aspects of civil projects from design to implementation, ensuring compliance with Scottish Water and water industry specifications.

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

  • Feasibility assessment of engineering infrastructure.

  • Prepare/ check design approach, calculations, drawings and technical reports with due cognisance to SW Specification & Standards and in accordance with CDM Health & Safety procedures that are reviewed by the Design Lead, to support the Design & Build of Major Project Water civil infrastructure.

  • Supervise and mentor less experienced or junior engineers.

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

  • Client & third party engagement/ liaison to obtain relevant technical consents as part of the engineering process.

  • Keep up to date with industry best practice and where appropriate identify innovation/best practice for consideration.

  • Comply with CWA Quality Assurance procedures.

  • Degree/ HND in Civil Engineering or relevant disciplines.

  • Working towards Chartered or Incorporated Engineering status (CEng/ IEng), or equivalent relevant experience

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

  • Experience of liaison with other disciplines

  • Be able to work under pressure efficiently and independently, and a team player


Minimum Requirements:

  • Provides specialized technical input to studies and design for staff's specific area of expertise.

  • Develops study and design procedures to facilitate high quality cost effective work by others.

  • Participates in interdisciplinary review of project deliverables.

  • Performs quality control review of design calculations or drawings.

  • Prepares technical specification sections.

  • Provides input to the development of engineering budget and schedule to meet requirements.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • BEng/MEng in Civil Engineering.

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

Additional Information

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.

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: J10067522

Business Line: Water

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: Europe & India

Career Area: Engineering