AECOM Senior Highway Engineer in Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - Tyne and Wear, Newcastle
At AECOM we want to support you and your career development with the opportunity to develop your skills and knowledge and challenge you to reach your potential. We value your commitment to us and work hard to ensure you achieve your career goals. Opportunities aren’t limited to a wide spectrum of projects, and to travel in and out of the UK.
The highways business in the North East represents over 40 years of accumulated skills, experience and established culture in the delivery of all types of highway schemes; from major motorway improvements such as the A1 Dishforth to Barton Improvement scheme to major highways such as Morpeth Northern Bypass, New Tyne Crossing, Smart Motorway Projects and challenging junction improvements on the strategic highway network. Our modern offices on Newcastle Quayside have good transport links and the teams have an established reputation for quality and delivery. We are looking to enhance and enlarge these teams with people who have a sound technical background and share our enthusiasm and determination.
Currently engaged on a number of interesting and challenging projects both locally and nationally there are a number of opportunities for the candidates to be involved in the range of work secured and anticipated. Projects include HS2, SMP J21a-J26, A1 J47, A1 Doncaster to Darrington and M1/ M62 Lofthouse. Our services offered to our clients include the full range and scope of highways work from inception to completion across all the key discipline areas.
We have considerable experience of working with contractors on Design and Build schemes such as the A1 Leeming to Barton, M11 Junction 7A and the Morpeth Northern Bypass as well as working directly for clients, who come from the private and public sector.
- Include technical input, leadership and project management across a range of specialisms in the field of highway engineering. Reporting to the Directors you will undertake a variety of tasks providing as an individual or through team effort, a range of design and written deliverables. Show technical leadership and through experience, mentor and guide the skills of others in Software, e.g. Autodesk and Bentley, and the Microsoft Office. Take a lead role on projects within skill area – e.g. drainage, pavement or geometric design.
Demonstrable highway design experience
Comprehensive knowledge of the Design Manual for Roads and Bridges
Understanding of Health and Safety including CDM.
Experience in using Civils 3D/MX Road and AutoCAD.
Project Management experience, delivering to quality, time and budget
Confidence in managing small teams, having provided direct line management support previously
Experience of dealing directly with clients
- You will be a degree qualified civil engineer with strong experience, preferably working in a highways design environment, working towards Chartered Engineer status (MICE and or MCIHT).
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 be able to explore flexible working arrangements through our FREEDOM TO GROW
- way of working. 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. 244561BR
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.