Civil Engineer

AECOM
Croydon, England, United Kingdom
  • 1
2 + Years Experience


Company: AECOM
Skills: Civil Engineering
Experience: 2 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Location: Croydon, England, United Kingdom


United Kingdom - Hertfordshire, St Albans

Job Summary

We have an excellent opportunity for a highly-motivated individual to play an important role within our growing Civil Engineering team. Increasing demands for our services have created an opportunity in St Albans/South East to be involved in the delivery of major schemes within the water sector. We are looking for a committed Civil Engineer to ably support Project Managers and technical leads on the delivery of projects throughout their life cycle.

Job Duties:

Reporting to the Principal Engineer, the successful candidate will work closely with our existing design teams in St Albans/South East and nationwide. Key responsibilities will include carrying out feasibility studies, reference designs, detailed designs, and preparing reports and technical specifications and proposals for water related infrastructure and non-infrastructure projects for key local, regional and international clients. You may be asked to mentor, oversee or manage design staff which will require a strong technical knowledge base and excellent communication skills.

Specific Skills Required:
  • Experience in the full cycle of project design delivery from inception to detailed design.
  • Able to take responsibility for leading small projects and sub tasks from a technical perspective.
  • Knowledge and experience of design of one, or more, of the following;
  • Water treatment works
  • Wastewater treatment works
  • Potable water networks, pumping stations and reservoirs
  • Waste water networks including gravity systems, pumping stations and rising mains
  • Experience of working within multidisciplinary teams, and able to provide technical mentoring to Graduate Engineers and technicians.
  • Excellent communication skills and able to represent AECOM in Client facing roles
  • Knowledge of Safety in Design principles and accustomed to working to a high standard in terms of H&S compliance.
  • Performs specific and limited portions of a broader assignment of an experienced engineer.
  • Gathers and correlates basic engineering data using established and well-defined procedures.
  • Works on detailed or routine engineering assignments involving calculations and relatively simple tests.
  • Proposes approach to solve new problems encountered.
  • Identifies discrepancies in results.
  • Provides guidance to entry level engineers.
  • Performs work in accordance with agreed upon budget and schedule with moderate supervision.
Minimum Requirements
  • Relevant experience
  • Experience using a 3D design tool and other proprietary software products
  • Project management experience
  • Industry recognized health and safety qualifications.
Preferred Qualifications
  • BSc, BEng or MEng in Civil Engineering.
  • Working towards chartership with a relevant professional institution, e.g. ICE.
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. 241745BR

Additional Locations UK - Birmingham - Colmore Plaza, UK - Croydon - Bedford Park

Clearance Required No

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.