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AECOM Traffic/Highway Engineer in St Albans, 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 the freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

AECOMs’ Roads team is growing and we currently have a vacancy for an Engineer in our St Albans office. We would consider the role on either a full or part-time basis and are happy to look at a range of different working patterns.

You will be responsible for the delivery of traffic engineering, local transport and urban design/streetscape schemes within our Streets team. The Streets team provides concept and preliminary design, network modelling, detailed design, project delivery and construction management services on a wide range of projects for local authorities and supports other AECOM business lines where their projects have a specialised traffic and highways interface.

The successful candidate will be joining a team that is actively involved in the delivery of projects and services to a range of both local and national clients including:

Midlands Highways Alliance (MHA) - Currently designing and building over £100m worth of infrastructure across the south east through the application of our professional services and Construction Frameworks as a single collaborative vehicle for the Design and Build of local authority transport schemes

Job Responsibilities:

  • Help to prepare detailed technical reports providing specialist technical contributions as required,

  • Undertake Health & Safety duties including ensuring a safe and consistent working environment for the project team members and fulfilling all responsibilities for health, safety and environment in design,

  • Following successful accreditation on the AECOM project management system act as a Deputy Project Manager including monitoring financial performance. Comprehensive training on AECOM’s project management system will be provided,

  • Support Project Managers and Senior Management of Streets team,

  • Act as a mentor for Apprentices and other junior staff,

  • Contribute to client briefs, fee proposals and major bids

Minimum Requirements

  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in the Traffic Engineering discipline, for example the development of infrastructure solutions for cyclists and pedestrians; bus priority; and traffic signal design and modelling.

  • Working knowledge of industry software including AutoCad.

  • Excellent technical and communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications

A relevant degree and be working towards an appropriate Incorporated or Chartered status with membership of a professional institution

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 Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 257435BR

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.