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AECOM OLE Principal Engineer in Swindon, United Kingdom

Company Description

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 Description

Our Transportation team currently have a vacancy in our Swindon office for a Principal Overhead Line Engineer with experience working on Network Rail’s infrastructure.

Working as part of a well-established OLE team, you will be responsible for managing and delivering safe, economical and quality projects for a variety of clients to meet their objectives and requirements.

The Principal Overhead Design Engineer will report to the Team Leader and work together across all disciplines to achieve the best system design approach for each project. This role may include responsibility for leading a team of engineers and designers.

  • CRE and Lead designer duties for OLE design Schemes.

  • Delivery and management of the production of technical designs for OLE including Layout Plans, Cross Sections, Allocations, Isolation Diagrams updates, bonding designs, and supporting reports and calculations.

  • To develop OLE designs through the different stages of the project life cycle for complex sites.

  • Ensuring designs are delivered in line with relevant, current design standards, are constructible, and apply Safe by Design principles.

  • Work within financial and programme constraints, monitoring expenditure against the project fee. Communicate effectively with other design/construction disciplines and sub-contractors

  • Prepare fee proposal and agree with Director for submission to client, including resources and programme

  • Respond to design queries during the construction phase and attend site meetings if required.

  • Project Engineer Duties for Network Rail subject to successful assessment by the Designated Project Engineer via Form F0054.

  • Commercially Maintain cost effective standards for OLE designs Contribute to the development of continuous improvement plans

  • Develop and maintain client relationships as appropriate

  • Prepare bids and tender submissionsManagerialManage time and resources effectively

  • Manage performance and team development

  • Manage the appraisal of staff competencyDevelop and manage subordinate staff in line with the Unit Business PlanProfessionalEnsure a commitment to continuing CPD for self and others

  • Delegate responsibility effectivelyDisplay creativity and problem-solving ability in approach to assignments, projects and tasks Show capacity to improve effectiveness.

  • Exercise leadership and interpersonal skills in the management and motivation of others

Qualifications

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Proven CRE Experience of significant Overhead Line electrical technical design

  • Comprehensive knowledge and Experienced in OLEMI and other OLE ranges i.e. UKMS, Series-1, Series-2, Mk3B, GEFF, Mk1, SICAT, SNCF, UK1 etc.

  • Familiar with Isolation diagrams and their update process.Understanding of Earthing & Bonding required for electrification

  • Proficient in Bentley MicroStation CAD softwareExcellent communications and organization Skills.

  • Understanding of CSM-RA & Health and Safety including CDM Experience of managing teams.

  • Candidates will be able to provide experience of working in a 3D common data environment working to BI

  • PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • BSc, BEng or MEng degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering

  • Previous Design CRE Roles

  • Chartered Engineer (or working towards) and member of a professional institution.

Additional Information

The AECOM OLE team are using automated design software to generate data rich BIM compliant 3D models which are integrated using the Bentley iTwin platform, providing real-time intelligence for planning, visualisation, operation and asset management in a Digital Twin of the built infrastructure.

Using in house BIM and Information management capability AECOM establish and manage the Common Data Environment (CDE) and federated model containing survey data, cab ride video, point cloud data, discipline models and asset models. 3D ‘reality’ models provide real world context using HD aerial 3D imaging and photogrammetry captured using a drone or plane.

Digital AECOM leverages the potential of digital technologies to deliver value to our clients through an ecosystem of tools, systems and processes.

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

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work. 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.

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.

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.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Join us and let’s get started.

ReqID: J10073561

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: Europe & India

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