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AECOM Principal District Heating Consultant in London, United Kingdom

Job Summary

AECOM’s Sustainable Development Group are leaders in the field of Decentralised Energy, including District Heating, District Cooling, Renewables and energy storage.

The team specialises in low carbon sustainable energy network design, from initial opportunity identification, business case development and design to commercialisation, procurement support, construction support and post construction monitoring. We have a significant number of projects across UK&I and globally within the Middle East and Europe. We also heavily support UK government in the delivery of a variety of schemes, including being technical advisors on both the HNIP and GHNF grant schemes.

This team has a current requirement for a Principal Engineer with a particular focus on technical leadership and delivery. We are looking for someone with an excellent grasp of the UK energy market, and how buildings, estates, towns and cities can be decarbonized through the introduction of energy networks.

The role offers a great opportunity for career progression for a candidate showing passion, technical ability and leadership skills.

Job Duties

  • Lead the technical delivery of energy engineering projects including district energy, energy efficiency and renewable technology feasibility and design projects.

  • Project management and technical leadership of projects

  • Interfacing, communicating and building relationships with clients and key contacts around the business and wider industry

  • Mentoring and guiding junior engineers

  • Bid writing and work winning

Skills Sought

  • A good understanding of the UK energy market

  • Knowledge of the Heat Networks Code of Practice, energy regulation and compliance requirements (Part L)

  • Knowledge of renewables (PV etc)and low carbon heating technologies

  • Knowledge of energy storage, EV and Micro grids

  • Knowledge of building services, their design and operational requirements including controls and utilities and commissioning

  • Experience of designing energy centres and energy networks

  • Commercial awareness around business case writing, EPC/ESCO type contracts, governance and regulation

Minimum Requirements

  • Experience of delivering Energy Option Studies / Energy Audits / District Heating Feasibility Studies

  • Track record of project delivery from concept stage through to operation for medium to large scale projects in multiple

Preferred Qualifications

  • MEng / BEng in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering preferred

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.

If you have any questions regarding the Sustainability Team. Please reach out to the Talent Acquisition Partner - for more information.

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 - Mechanical

Business Line B&P - Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 255429BR

Additional Locations UK - St Albans, 10 Bricket Road

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.