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AECOM Senior Maritime Engineer in Plymouth, United Kingdom

Job Summary

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

AECOM’s UK Ports and Marine team are looking for an experienced Senior Engineer with civil and structural knowledge and a technical focus to support the team on multiple projects.

We are currently working remotely and so would welcome applicants from all UK locations however, our Ports and Marine technical hubs are our offices in Basingstoke, Bristol, Exeter, London, Southampton and Plymouth.

The candidate will be a team player, self-motivated, support fellow team members, manage inputs, meeting client requirements and agreed costs. Working with an established Ports and Marine team with over 100 years of shared experience we require someone to compliment that and will be responsible for technical delivery of a wide range of projects. Key clients include local authority, private companies and internal clients both in the UK and overseas.

In addition to undertaking technical work, the role will see you play a key role providing technical support and checking of work prior to issue. These deliverables typically will include calculations, reports, technical notes and CAD drawings.

Job Duties:

  • Responsible for the preparation and successful completion of deliverables;

  • Produce calculations to a high standard of quality by hand and checking using current computer software (including but not limited to LUSAS, PLAXIS, ROBOT, GRLWEAP, WALLAP, TEDDS and others);

  • Prepare technical specifications, reports and technical notes;

  • Review and comment on design, drawings and specification to ensure timely and accurate results;

  • Mentoring of staff to achieve technical solution and provide support to develop their knowledge and experience;

  • Communicate and liaise with other disciplines and clients to ensure clear understanding of scope and deliverables; and

  • Assist in the preparation of tenders (programme, cost estimate, resourcing, preparation of written quality/technical input, etc).

Minimum Requirements

  • Experience of designing structures in the Marine Environment (including; quay wall, piers, jetties, revetment, breakwaters, fendering, scour protection, linkspan supports, dolphins, etc);

  • Good understanding of, British Standards, Eurocodes and best practice in the maritime environment;

  • Good understanding of CDM, Safety in design and CEMD;

  • Experience in delivering projects over a range of cost and complexity;

  • Working in multi-disciplinary teams;

  • Experience in the UK Maritime industry.

Preferred Qualifications

  • CEng/IEng qualified in civil or structural engineering – or anticipating achieving this status.

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

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

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 Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 265794BR

Additional Locations UK - Exeter, UK - Plymouth - Plumer House, UK - Southampton

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.