AECOM Principal Civil Engineer - Drainage in St Albans, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - Hertfordshire, St Albans
AECOM has a new job vacancy for a Principal Civil Engineer with a bias to below ground building and development drainage as well as private road design to join our small and busy team in our St Albans office in Hertfordshire.
As a Principal Civil/Infrastructure Engineer you will be fully responsible for the production and management of technical designs, and report writing as well as the line management of a small established team.
Our focus is drainage within our developments property boundaries and how these connected to external infrastructure. You will work with the team to produce flood risk assessments, schematic designs, masterplan designs, drawings and specifications for infrastructure projects associated with public and privately funded developments as well as international projects.
AECOM Building & Places is built to modernise, expand and deliver the most iconic and complex structures in the world. We offer a one stop shop to complete some of the country’s most challenging building projects by leveraging our world-class talent, scale and unique service offering.
Our industry leading and award-winning Civil and Structural division consists of over 500 people nationwide. Our Engineers work on projects within residential, commercial, aviation, defence, healthcare, education, pharmaceutical, sports, and leisure. We are market leaders on large international projects as well as small scale local experts who seek to improve communities through strong design and effective project management and Engineering solutions.
You will be required to work using your own initiative and drive with minimal to no supervision, the role will also involve managing the day to day operations of our projects as well as providing support, mentoring and supervision to junior team members whilst the directors concentrate on work winning.
As a Principal Civil Engineer, you will be responsible for the technical design, production and review of the projects and you will review and check the design information and reports prepared by others.
In addition to your design and project management responsibilities you will be required to plan and provide resourcing schedules, financial planning and fee proposals associated with your project or part of the project you are responsible for.
You will also be required to assist with the production of proposals for new commissions and undertake project management and financial control of a project or part of a project you are responsible for. As always with AECOM we consider ourselves client facing so your role will involve liaison with clients, local authorities and representatives from external organisations.
Relevant degree or professional qualification relating to Civil Engineering
Work experience within a similar consultancy or other relevant business.
A clear work history and proof of professional development and learning.
You will be experienced and able to use computer modelling and design software associated with below ground drainage designs, road design, earthworks and specification writing (i.e. MicroDrainage, AutoCAD Civil 3D, NBS Buildings and NBS Create).
You must be experienced in the production of detailed design information, technical reports, drawings, tender documents & specifications, integration with BIM for public and private developments.
You will be familiar with Design Standards such as Sewers for Adoption, Building Regulations, National Planning Policy Framework, Code for Sustainable Homes, BREEAM and LEED, the Specifications for Highways works and other relevant British Infrastructure regulations.
Ideally you will live locally to the office or be willing to relocate.
It is not essential but would be a bonus if you have Chartered status with a relevant professional body.
It would be a major plus if you have experience with adoptable standards including the negotiation of Section 104 and 106.
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 Buildings & Places
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 229116BR
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.