AECOM Highways Engineer in Manchester, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - Greater Manchester, Manchester
Our Manchester Highways team in the North is looking to enhance and enlarge our team with people who have a sound technical background and share our enthusiasm and determination to deliver. We are looking for an Engineer to join our team and assist with the delivery of highway schemes. The successful candidate will take responsibility for the delivery of a range of highways designs and studies, working closely with the Project Manager and other technical leads.
The team is part of our national highways sector supporting major clients including Highways England, the Welsh Government, Major Contractors and Local Authorities. Our diverse range of projects provides a varied workload at all stages from feasibility, design and construction of major infrastructure.
Our recent commission to provide Technical Assurance to Highways England in the North allied to our strong workload with the Welsh Government, Major Contractors and Local Authorities provides a diverse range of projects and varied workload at all stages from feasibility, design and construction of major infrastructure. We deliver services through our prominent place on regional frameworks including the AGMA Star Framework and the North Mid Wales Trunk Road Agency.
A multi-disciplinary team we embrace a flexible working environment that gives our staff the freedom to balance their work and home life. There is a strong commitment to Community Social Value with staff given 2 days a year to participate in voluntary events.
Our current portfolio of projects include:-
2 major Smart Motorway Projects within the D&B environment, the M62 J10 -12 and the M6 J21a to 26.
M60 J18 Simister Island Technical Assurance
M60 J13 Improvement
Trafford Road Improvement Scheme
Our approach is to embrace the latest technologies in our delivery through our Digital Transformation initiative and encourage innovation in our work. Our legacy of using BIM and technologies is evidenced through our modeling expertise in design and asset management through our recent projects such as the Trafford Line Metrolink Extension and our Smart Motorway projects.
Experience in the field of Highways and Drainage Design with demonstrable knowledge of UK standards including DMRB and MCHW.
Experience as a designer on highway projects.
Knowledge of H&S and the implementation of CDM on projects.
Experience of the implementation of QA processes.
Experience of current Software design packages.
Other preferable experience:
Experience of mentoring junior staff.
Degree in Civil Engineering or similar field (BEng or MEng)
Candidates should be progressing their Professional Qualifications through a recognized Institution (ICE or CIHT).
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 - Civil
Business Line Transportation
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 244732BR
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.