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    Thursday 2 April 2020, 10am-7pm


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Job Information

AECOM Principal Asset Consultant in London, United Kingdom

United Kingdom - , Nottingham

Job Summary

Our expanding Asset Management Group is seeking experienced Instrumentation & Monitoring candidates who are able to support our growth strategy. The role will support the expanding Asset Monitoring Team in the capacity of leadership, work winning and technical operational roles for an expanding team.

Responsibilities will include technical excellence in delivery of projects throughout the project life cycle, consultation with clients, development of a well-defined scope and integration of deliverables within an engineering context tailored for the end user(s). In addition to technical delivery, the successful candidate will be expected to support our business development initiatives with a strong focus on client engagement, sustained growth, continuous improvement, innovation and collaboration with other engineering disciplines to expand current and new service offerings in existing and new markets.

The Asset Monitoring Team are part of our Geospatial Services department and specialise in measuring and forecasting dynamic behaviour and health of civil infrastructure and earthworks using established and innovative technologies, including automated systems, remote and embedded sensors, and aerial platforms such as InSAR and UAV technology.

With clients, we specify, develop and implement instrumentation and monitoring (I&M) systems to baseline performance, detect behaviour and mitigate risk of failure with a predict and prevent ethos. We integrate our specialism with other core engineering disciplines to drive value through interpretation and consultancy services in order to optimise construction methodologies and asset management strategies through analytics and early warnings.

The role will support the expanding Asset Monitoring Team in the capacity of leadership, work winning and technical operational roles.

Duties will include, but not be limited to:

  • Proactively promoting and maintaining a safe working environment for all staff

  • Leading engagement and building strong relationships with internal and external clients

  • Acting as the Technical Lead/Specialist/Advisor on projects ranging in complexity, both to the project team and to clients. This will include managing and leading monitoring regimes, analysis and interpretation of data in accordance with the scope and technical standards and/or statutory requirements.

  • Proactive work winning

  • Promotion of services e.g. presenting at conferences

  • Data visualisation and analytics

  • Production of well written, technically sound reports and other technical deliverables

  • Performing independent Technical Reviews and authorising issue of deliverables

  • Developing, negotiating, approving monitoring scopes, budgets and schedules throughout the project life cycle

  • Supervision and mentoring of junior staff

  • Active involvement with clients, marketing and business development

  • Management of technical competencies

  • Development of staff training and development plans

  • Championing cross discipline integrated services

Minimum Requirements

  • Relevant experience of monitoring civils assets (e.g. structures, earthworks), using traditional geomatics techniques (e.g. manual and optical), remote condition monitoring instrumentation and emerging technologies

  • Specialist knowledge and experience in monitoring and geomatics techniques, their applications including the specification of techniques

  • Demonstrable experience in preparing commercial and technical proposals

  • A thorough understanding of the installation of and implementation of monitoring instrumentation and regimes

  • A thorough capability in the visualisation and analytics of monitoring datasets

  • Full technical capability for developing, organising, executing and co-ordinating projects and protect team members

  • Application of deformation monitoring techniques in an engineering context

  • Line management experience

  • Demonstrable behaviours aligned to integrated and high-quality delivery

Preferred Qualifications

  • Relevant Degree/MSc

  • Experience in a relevant monitoring or geomatics role

Your benefits will include:

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 - Transportation / Rail

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 234637BR

Additional Locations UK - London

Clearance Required Yes

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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