AECOM Principal Civil Engineer in St Albans, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - Hertfordshire, St Albans
AECOM is currently recruiting for a Principal Infrastructure Engineer with a bias to below ground building and development drainage and private road design to join a well-established team in our St Albans office in Hertfordshire.
As Principal Infrastructure Engineer you will be fully responsible for the production and management of technical designs, and report writing. This will include flood risk assessments, schematic designs, masterplan designs, drawings and specifications for infrastructure projects associated with public and privately funded developments as well as international projects. In addition to this, you will be required to plan and provide resourcing schedules, financial planning and fee proposals associated with your project or part of the project you are responsible for. The role will also involve liaison with clients, local authorities and representatives from external organisations.
You will be required to work using your own initiative and drive with minimal to no supervision, the role will also involve the support, mentoring and supervision of junior team members.
The Principal Infrastructure Engineer will be responsible for the technical design, production and review of the projects they are responsible for, as well as review and checking of design information and reports prepared by others. They must also have the ability to liaise with and coordinate the work of other specialists within AECOM and with 3rd parties.
Work must be completed in accordance with AECOM quality and Health & Safety requirements and financial constraints. The Principal Infrastructure Engineer will also be required to produce or assist with the production of proposals for new commissions, and undertake project management and financial control of a project or part of a project you are responsible for.
The ideal applicant will be required to have good and professional communication skills both oral and written and the ability to use computer modelling and design software associated with below ground drainage designs, road design, earthworks and specification writing.(i.e. MicroDrainage, AutoCAD Civil 3D, NBS Buildings and NBS Create).
You must be experienced in the production of detailed design information, technical reports, drawings, tender documents & specifications, integration with BIM for public and private developments, and familiar with Design Standards such as Sewers for Adoption, Building Regulations, National Planning Policy Framework, Code for Sustainable Homes, BREEAM and LEED, the Specifications for Highways works and other relevant British Infrastructure regulations.
You must be experienced in drainage infrastructure to adoptable standards including the negotiation of Section 104 and 106. Having experience in international projects will be a benefit.
- Chartered status with a relevant professional body
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 Buildings & Places
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 200281BR
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.