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AECOM Civil Engineer in London, 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

We are currently recruiting for a Civil Enginee r to join our expanding Civils team in our London Aldgate Office.

Working under the guidance of a Principal or Senior Engineer, you will play an important role within the team and will oversee junior team members working to support the delivery of projects. This role will suit an excellent communicator and team player and will provide the opportunity for you to work closely with private and public sector Clients across several sectors as well as multi-disciplinary teams in a fast-paced environment.

The Basingstoke team has an established track record of successfully delivering high profile development and infrastructure schemes. You will enjoy excellent opportunities to expand your project and Client team experiences within a company that has established a successful business model across local, national, and international geographies. You will work on a variety of exciting projects and enjoy working in a vibrant team, modern environment and in a high-quality location.


  • Develop technical highway and drainage designs to support S38, S278 and S104 submissions.

  • Undertake a variety of technical assessments for new developments.

  • Explain technical concepts to others including more junior colleagues and clients.

  • Prepare or supervise the preparation of presentations and present information to internal and external groups.

  • Manage small (or elements of larger) projects with moderate supervision, managing the production of analysis and associated outputs, ensuring outputs are delivered on time, within agreed budgets and to an excellent standard.

  • Provide updates to project managers/directors in terms of the progress of tasks in line with programmes

Please note you will be require to travel to the Basingstoke office.



  • Experience in UK development related infrastructure engineering.

  • Experience in the preparation of highways and drainage design. Familiar with S278, S38 and S104 processes.

  • Knowledge and application of drainage design from first principles and experience in the building of hydraulic models using Micro Drainage or InfoDrainage and writing flood risk assessments or drainage strategies for development projects.

  • Experience in the use of Civil3D to support highway alignment design.

  • Suitable knowledge of relevant design standards including DMRB, Manual for Streets, Sewers for Adoption, local road standards and relevant national planning policy.


  • Bachelor’s degree qualification (or equivalent experience) in Civil Engineering or similar

  • Masters degree (or equivalent) in a relevant subject.

  • Working towards a professional qualification

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: J10093225

Business Line: B&P - Buildings & Places

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: Europe & India

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: Hybrid