AECOM Senior Engineer in St Albans, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - Hertfordshire, St Albans
AECOM is a leading global multi-disciplinary business providing services of every kind to the built environment. We operate across all disciplines and work on some of the most iconic and prestigious projects currently in progress across the globe. Our significant and award winning reputation is both founded and built upon our commitment to our Clients and the strength and breadth of our expertise in servicing our Clients requirements and fully understanding their needs. We work collaboratively and supportively with some of the most prominent Client organisations both domestically in the UK and globally and have built a significant reputation in demonstrating significant expertise and value to the project process from inception through to completion and beyond.
The AECOM Development Infrastructure team in St Albans is looking for an enthusiastic Senior Engineer to expand its current team profile and capability.
Reporting to the Principal Engineer, the Senior Engineer will play an important role within the St Albans team including overseeing junior team members working to support with the delivery of projects. This role will suit an excellent communicator and team player and will provide the opportunity for the candidate to work closely with private and public sector Clients of all types and across all sectors locally, regionally and globally as well as other internal and external multi-disciplinary teams in a fast paced environment. The role would ideally suit a self-motivated individual looking to advance their career in a dynamic and diverse organisation – career progression opportunities are widely available and fully encouraged.
The St Albans office has an established track record of successfully delivering high profile development and infrastructure schemes and has a truly multi-disciplinary capability. You will enjoy excellent opportunities to expand your project and Client team experiences within a company that has established a successful business model across local, national and international geographies. You will work on a variety of exciting projects and enjoy working in a vibrant team, modern environment and in a high quality location.
The multi-disciplinary nature of the Development Infrastructure team means that we deliver a variety of projects from inception (due diligence, master planning support and scheme viability - including drainage, flooding, utilities and highways), through to detailed design, value engineering, design delivery, project management, execution and handover.
The ideal candidate will have a sound general knowledge of Development Infrastructure design principles which can be successfully brought to bear on these projects.
As a Senior Development Infrastructure Engineer, you will:
Prepare, or supervise the preparation of, technical outputs, ensuring those outputs are delivered on time, on budget and to an excellent standard;
Manage staff in a small project team, liaise with the Client, deal with commercial issues and represent the team internally and externally at an appropriate level;
Assist senior management in the preparation of technical and financial proposals;
Develop client relationships, secure repeat business work where possible and actively seek new work from existing clients;
Provide direction and technical advice to junior project team members, taking a proactive role in developing team members to their full potential, developing team spirit and collaborative behaviours;
You will be supported and encouraged to maintain your CPD and embrace initiatives to help you further develop your own skills and career. AECOM fully supports individual’s requirements to develop and build their experience, professional qualifications and skill sets.
Bachelor’s degree qualification (or equivalent experience) in Civil Engineering or similar;
Proven design, coordination and management experience;
Have knowledge and experience of S278, S38 and S104 schemes including detailed highway & drainage design;
Experience of development infrastructure projects from feasibility, through the planning process to detailed design for implementation including some/all of the following:
Local and strategic road alignment design and approval procedures
Surface and foul water drainage strategies, design, modelling and approval procedures
Utility strategies and management of new supply connections
Flood Risk Assessments
Infrastructure appraisals and production of option reports
Suitable experience and knowledge of relevant design standards including DMRB, Sewers for Adoption, local road standards and relevant national planning policy;
Suitable experience of design software such as WinDes (Microdrainage), Civil 3D, AutoCAD, BIM and the use of Excel to analyse data;
Ability to handle the project management of smaller tasks and projects, including cost control, project schedules and liaising with and presenting to Clients;
The ideal candidate would be a Chartered Civil Engineer, or working towards chartership however, we would welcome applications from candidates who can demonstrate strong practice experience who might be thinking of applying for Chartership at some point in the future and require help and support in doing so.
Suitable experience in hydraulic modelling including building of and/or review of hydraulic models using Micro Drainage;
Experience of liaising with Clients and stakeholder engagement (desirable);
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 Water
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 201957BR
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.