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Job Information

AECOM Principal Civil Engineer in Plymouth, United Kingdom

United Kingdom - Devon, Plymouth

Job Summary

AECOM's Plymouth office has an exciting opportunity for a Principal Infrastructure Engineer to join an established civil engineering team. With an exciting existing workload to be met, the opportunity exists to come into a talented team and lend technical leadership to fuel further success in a vibrant market that offers highway projects alongside regeneration and multi-disciplinary schemes.

As a Principal Engineer you will undertake the design and project management on various civil infrastructure related projects and assist in developing the Company’s business.

This role will provide technical design leadership to ensure projects are delivered to programme quality and budget. You will also need to develop internal team relationships and provide support to junior staff in order to develop their individual skills and to encourage their personal development.

Key to this role is the ability to provide a client focused service which results in on-going satisfaction and repeat business

  • Being senior technical resource and may serve as technical advisor for team

  • Providing specialised technical input to studies and design for staff's specific area of expertise

  • Developing study and design procedures to facilitate high quality cost effective work by others

  • Developing construction cost estimates and estimates of technical efforts for projects

  • Participating in interdisciplinary review of project deliverables

  • Using expertise in all steps of completing discipline component of PS&E package

  • Performing quality control review of design calculations or drawings

  • Preparing technical specification sections

  • Providing input to the development of engineering budget and schedule to meet requirements

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 can 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.

Minimum Requirements

  • MEng / BEng / BSc in Civil Engineering

  • Highway/pavement design skills including a working knowledge of Design Manual for Roads and Bridges (DMRB), Manual for Streets and Local Authority Design Guides for Highways in Residential and Commercial Estates

  • Drainage design skills including a working knowledge of Sewers for Adoption, Building Regulations Part H and the SUDS Manual

  • Incorporated / Chartered Engineer status

  • Previous experience at a Senior/Principal level in a UK highway and drainage design for Consulting Engineer or a Local/Highway Authority

  • Sound and proven Civils 3D, PDS or MOSS/MX

  • Sound knowledge of construction contracts and commercial awareness

  • Knowledge of CDM regulations and duties

Preferred Qualifications

  • Chartered Civil Engineer (CEng) preferred.

  • Sound and proven ability in WINDES

  • Site supervision experience of civil engineering projects

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 Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 242769BR

Clearance Required No

Virtual: No

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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