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Job Information

AECOM Principal Pavement Engineer in Manchester, United Kingdom

United Kingdom - Nottinghamshire, Nottingham

Job Summary

The Principal Pavement Engineer will work under the guidance of the Associate and will be responsible for the design, site inspection, materials specification and research of various types pavement projects.

The successful candidate will be experienced in delivering the following to a high level of confidence:

  • Delivering pavement projects, including investigation reports, design projects and site supervision.

  • Managing fieldwork projects including commercial and health and safety requirements.

  • Performing airfields/roads pavement inspection and report treatment recommendations.

  • Pavement analysis, design, material specification and reporting.

  • Implementing plans for development of pavement & materials services, with a good understanding and application of sustainable solutions, carbon modelling and recycling design.

  • Perform specific and moderate portions of a broader assignment of an experienced engineer.

  • Gathers and correlates basic engineering data using established and well-defined procedures.

  • Works on detailed or routine engineering assignments involving calculations.

  • Proposes approach to solve new problems encountered using modifications of standard procedures, specifications or methods developed in previous assignments.

  • Identifies discrepancies in results.

  • Provides guidance to entry level engineers.

  • Performs work in accordance with the agreed budget and schedule with little or no supervision. Implementing the technical quality requirements, addressing the project brief and meeting client requirements.

  • Implementing the technical quality requirements, addressing the project brief and meeting the client delivery deadline.

  • Working as part of the wider pavement team, liaising with laboratory and operations staff to understand and deliver the project technical brief. Supporting project managers and other team members.

  • Independently performs all the tasks necessary to complete primary design elements for engineering works.

  • Provides commercial guidance when developing proposals and in the delivery of projects.

  • Performance at this level requires developmental experience in a professional position.

Our Pavement Engineering team in Nottingham is currently looking for a Principal Pavement Engineer with extensive experience in UK pavement design, pavement evaluation and materials assessment.

The successful candidate will work under the guidance of the Associate and will be responsible for the operation, maintenance, design, site inspection, materials specification and research of various types of pavement projects.

We are seeking a knowledgeable and pragmatic individual who wishes to assist in the development of innovative, cost effective and buildable solutions in an environment that is collaborative, stimulating and demanding. The role would suit a self-motivated individual looking to advance their career in a dynamic team.

Our Pavement Engineering team is based within our Nottingham office. Although we have always offered remote working opportunities, due to the current climate most of the team are working from home. The team is well respected as experts in their field and require an individual with sound technical abilities to help enhance and grow the team.

Our clients are from the private and public sector and our leading UK clients include Highways England, Transport for London and a number of local authority organisations.

We have an impressive portfolio of major national and international infrastructure projects. A selection of our current and recent projects includes:

  • Design of the central section of the Thames Tideway Tunnel

  • Asset Management transformation services to Dubai RTA and KSA MoT

  • Materials research and design advice for Highways England and TfL

  • Schiphol Airport pavement investigation and design

  • Foundation and tunneling design for Stockholm Bypass

  • A303 Stonehenge Tunnel

  • Lower Thames Crossing GI

Minimum Requirements

  • Knowledge of pavement engineering demonstrated by experience of pavement design, investigation and research.

  • Knowledge or experience of road and airfield pavement engineering projects.

  • Knowledge or experience of UK pavement design methodologies and contract documentation, including MCHW.

  • Experience of pavement investigation projects for maintenance design and failure investigation.

  • Knowledge of materials specification and behavior underlying standard specifications.

  • Knowledge of sustainable solutions, carbon modelling and recycling options.

  • Working knowledge of the preparation of proposals and communication with clients.

  • Experience of international airfield/road standards is an advantage.

  • Experience of DIO airfield inspection is an advantage.

  • Experience of non-DMRB pavement design is an advantage.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Civil Engineering

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. 251080BR

Additional Locations UK - Birmingham - Colmore Plaza, UK - Liverpool, Merchants Court, UK - London - Aldgate Tower, UK - Manchester - 1 New York Street, UK - Nottingham Regan Way

Virtual: 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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