AECOM Rail Engineering Manager in London, United Kingdom

United Kingdom - London, London

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking an experienced Engineering Manager to undertake the management and coordination of technical resources for multi-discipline projects. We currently have projects for clients including HS2, Network Rail, Crossrail, London Underground, London Overground and London Tram, and delivery scope includes station, bridge, electrification and depot schemes.

AECOM is also in year 5 of a 10-year framework with Network Rail and Colas Rail for the design and delivery of all Switch and Crossing (S&C) renewals across the whole of the south of the UK. This includes track, signalling, OLE, ETE and points heating designs for a large number of sites, stretching from Anglia, Kent and Sussex in the East, Wales, Western and Wessex in the West, and the LNW (London North West) Route from Euston to Birmingham.

To support these projects AECOM is recruiting for a Rail Engineering Manager to join their team in London. The successful candidate will have solid post graduate experience gained from working across a range of multi-discipline infrastructure projects. You will have proven engineering management experience, developing projects to client’s satisfaction at the appropriate standard, ensuring accuracy of drawings and calculations, and ensuring the relevant codes and standards are complied with. You will have the ability to develop and manage the work of others, and the technical ability, knowledge and competence to guide and teach others.

As an Engineering Manager your main responsibilities will include:

  • Assessing the competence and the appointment of all Responsible Engineers required to work for or on behalf of the organisation.

  • Ensure that appointees are competent and able to undertake the workload required and have both understood and accepted their responsibilities.

  • Clearly identify and document the interfaces between all discipline Responsible Engineers

  • Be accountable for all specified design; specifically its ability to integrate with all other designs, and existing infrastructure, and its compliance with all applicable standards, legislation, contract requirements and specifications.

  • Approving all designs and ensuring completion of the acceptance process;

  • Implementation of a formal design integration process for all design documentation.

Minimum Requirements

  • For this role, you will ideally be degree educated in Engineering with a proven track record in an Engineering Management role with typically experience on relevant projects.

  • We are looking for an individual who can establish and implement an effective engineering management process throughout the life of projects with the ability to clearly brief and lead the teams.

  • You will be a results-driven motivated individual with the ability to communicate clearly and effectively at all levels.

  • Awareness of the role of CEM and CRE according to Network Rail’s Standard NR/L2/INI/02009 Engineering Management for Projects

  • Experience of tendering for railway engineering projects

  • Understanding of railway Health and Safety including CDM

Preferred Qualifications

  • HNC, BSc, BEng or MEng degree in a relevant discipline

  • Chartered or Incorporated Engineer and member of a relevant professional institution

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.

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 - Project / Program / Management

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 190076BR

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.