AECOM Principal Architect in Warrington, United Kingdom

Business Line Water

Position Title Principal Architect

United Kingdom - Cheshire


Job Summary

AECOM are offering a great opportunity to join our growing and talented architecture team in our multi-disciplinary office in Birchwood Park. Our modern office is located between Warrington and Manchester.

You will join a busy design team in the Water, Ports and Power division of AECOM and the varied workload currently includes nuclear, power and energy projects, defence, laboratories, residential, transport, industrial and blue light services projects.

As a

Principal Architect your duties will include;

  • Planning, designing and administering building projects for clients, applying knowledge of design, construction procedures, zoning and building codes, and building materials.

  • Consulting with clients to determine functional and spatial requirements of new structures or renovations, and prepare information regarding design, specifications, materials, colour, equipment, estimated costs and construction time.

  • Working on tender documentation and site stages.

  • Capable of working independently to deliver multiple projects.

  • Providing project management, liaising with architectural design team and client representatives as required

  • Drafting and issuing architectural drawings and specifications

  • Preparing and presenting technical design proposals using REVIT, AutoCAD , Navisworks and traditional methods

  • Working on the detailed design process and co-ordinating detailed design information

  • Preparing drawings, plans and documents for statutory approvals

Minimum Requirements

To be successful in this role you will have previous relevant experience and be RIBA and ARB registered.

Recent project experience of using Revit, nuclear, process labs and industrial experience is essential.

Due to the nature of the clients this role will be supporting SC clearance is preferred.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bsc (Hons) Architecture or equivalent

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

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Architecture and Design

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 185400BR

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.