AECOM Senior Engineer - Highways in Belfast, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - Belfast, Belfast
AECOM currently has an opportunity for a Senior Engineer – Highways to be based in our Belfast, Clarence Street West.
Our Strategic Highways Business in the Northern Ireland is undergoing an unprecedented period of growth which is underpinned by major highway project opportunities locally, nationally and internationally. AECOM offers extensive opportunities for enthusiastic, capable engineers to develop their careers working on projects in the UK, Europe and the Middle East. Our project teams are currently delivering major highways and infrastructure projects for high profile clients across the UK&I. To help us to achieve our ambition we are now looking to grow this team with individuals who have a sound technical background and business development capabilities that share our enthusiasm and determination to support our expanding workload.
The role will suit a self-motivated individual who is aspiring to take a lead role in project delivery and manage dynamic teams delivering high quality projects. Some of the high profile projects that our team is currently delivering include:
A6 Randalstown to Castledawson Dualling
A6 Derry to Dungiven
York Street Interchange
The successful candidate will have experience in the development of designs at concept, preliminary and detailed stages on major highway schemes including Motorway schemes, public transport improvements and privately funded highway infrastructure projects.
Preparation of designs and drawing in accordance with technical design standards;
Development of designs in MX and/or Civils3D environment;
Development of Surface Water Drainage Design in WinDes;
Management of small and medium work packages and projects;
Interface with the Client as necessary to deliver the work;
Writing contract documents and technical reports as required;
Communication to the immediate team, the wider organisation and external parties;
Responsibility for managing the workloads and technical oversight of small team of junior engineers and technicians;
Coaching, mentoring and developing junior staff
Developing of specific project outcomes on time, within budget, to the quality required.
Experience of highway technical design.
Understanding of Health and Safety including CDM.
Experience in using Civils 3D/MX Road and AutoCAD.
Experience of working on a variety of projects as project leader on some,
Experience of dealing directly with clients.
Experience of managing small teams.
The successful candidate will be a Chartered (or near chartered) Engineer with proven design and project management experience, delivering to quality, time and budget. They will preferably have experience of working collaboratively as part of a team developing a range of highway projects for Highway Authority schemes.
BSc, BEng, MEng degree in Civil Engineering;
Chartered (or near chartered) Engineer and member of a professional Institution.
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 - Transportation
Business Line Transportation
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 227547BR
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.