AECOM Principal Traffic and Highways Engineer in Scorrier, Cornwall, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - Cornwall, Scorrier, Cornwall
AECOM’s Cornwall team is growing, and we are seeking an experienced Principal Highways Engineer who wants to balance working on a range of exciting projects with the lifestyle this part of the country offers.
Here are just some of the reasons that people choose to work in Cornwall:
Surfing, windsurfing, gig boating and body boarding
Endless beaches and coastal walks
Great local food and drink
As a team they provide concept, feasibility, preliminary and detailed design as well as associated scheme assessment services on a wide range of traffic, highway and road safety engineering projects. They also support other AECOM business lines where their projects have a highway interface. This team is primarily involved with providing professional and technical support to our Cormac/Cornwall Council Framework, and a variety of other clients across the south-west, including Plymouth City Council and Highways England.
In this role you will be involved in:
Acting as a key client contact
Providing specialized 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
Participates in Interdisciplinary review of project deliverables
Developing construction cost estimates and estimates of technical efforts for projects
Performing quality control review of design calculations or drawings
Providing input to the development of engineering budget and schedule to meet requirements
Track record in project management and delivery of traffic or highway engineering schemes
Knowledge and experience in cycling design, bus priority, traffic calming, junction and traffic management design
Leading single and multi-disciplinary projects as Project Manager
Ability to chair and facilitate client/stakeholder meetings
Knowledge and experience of local and national design standards including, but not limited to, DMRB, TSRGD, Traffic Signs Manual and Manual for Streets
Line management and mentoring staff in the performance of their duties
BSc, BEng or MEng degree in Engineering or other relevant subject or comparable post qualification experience
Chartered Engineer or working towards Chartered status with membership of a relevant professional institution
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 - Transportation
Business Line Transportation
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 227712BR
Clearance Required 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.