AECOM Structural Engineer in Edinburgh, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - Midlothian, Edinburgh
Are you an ambitious Structural Engineer with strong experience in the design and construction of Water related structures? The AECOM Water engineering team are looking to appoint a Structural Engineer into our centrally based Edinburgh Tanfield office.
Our Water team has delivered some of the most high-profile projects in Scotland and internationally, so your projects and clients will be varied and interesting. Examples of our current projects and clients:
The team are primarily working on Water Industry structures, principally new Pumping Station supply schemes for Scottish Water, involving storage tanks, chambers, large pumping station substructures and superstructures.
We also have involvement in small Hydro Scheme developments throughout Scotland along with Wastewater Treatment Plant buildings, tanks and chambers in Bahrain.
Our ongoing project portfolio includes structural aspects for Dams and Reservoirs, involving spillways, access bridges and valve tower remediation throughout Scotland, together with River flood protection schemes, weir and fish pass structures.
Recent prestigious projects include significant structural engineering design as part of the award winning Deephams WWTW project in London.
As Structural Engineer, you will prepare outline and detailed designs and deliver detailed calculations, drawings and particularly reinforced concrete work. This will require the ability to work independently and alongside fellow team members.
Required/Essential Skills & Experience
The role requires a good Structural Engineering background, understanding and experience, particularly in the design and construction of water retaining and other concrete structures.
Design knowledge and experience in other common construction materials would also be beneficial.
Must have good communication skills and the ability to work independently and as part of the team to prepare outline and detailed designs and deliver detailed calculations, drawings and particularly RC work.
The candidate shall demonstrate good capabilities in 3D Finite Element structural analysis modelling software and the ability to design to current codes.
Relevant experience in a design team environment is required.
Previous experience of undertaking structural inspections and preparing detailed engineering reports, site survey and supervision of projects, with some competence in the use of AutoCAD and other engineering software, would be advantageous.
As Structural Engineer, you will be required to travel to site and regularly undertake inspections.
Desirable Skills & Experience
A Bachelor’s degree in Civil and/or Structural engineering.
Holding Chartered Structural and/or Civil status.
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 - Structural
Business Line Water
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 229485BR
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.