AECOM Principal Water Engineer in Belfast, United Kingdom

Business Line Water

Position Title Principal Water Engineer

United Kingdom - Belfast


Job Summary

We are currently looking to appoint a Principal Engineer to work within our Water Business Line in Belfast.

The successful candidate will be responsible for managing the delivery of water and wastewater projects for our clients in Ireland and will take the role of technical lead on large or complex projects, or programmes of smaller projects, where appropriate. You will also be responsible for mentoring Senior Engineers/Engineers to promote their technical and professional development.

The ideal candidate will have broad experience in the delivery of wastewater infrastructure and non-infrastructure projects from feasibility through to design and delivery. Previous experience in a managerial, client-facing position will be an advantage.

This is an excellent opportunity for a suitably qualified individual to join one of Ireland’s largest water consultancies.


Minimum Requirements

To be successful in this role we would like to hear from candidates with the following;

  • Experience in the production of wastewater treatment feasibility/appraisal studies.

  • Experience of leading a multi-disciplinary team to complete technical project delivery.

  • Experience in the production of outline and detailed civil engineering designs for major sewerage infrastructure and non-infrastructure schemes.

  • Experience in creating and maintaining internal project management systems e.g. health and safety, programming, and financial governance systems.

  • Experience with the NEC suite of contracts.

  • Experience in a role which involved client management responsibilities.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Engaged within your industry, holding Chartered Civil Engineer status.

Advanced degree in civil engineering.

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.

Job Category Engineering - Water / Wastewater

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 178506BR

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.