AECOM Traffic Engineer in Edinburgh, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - Edinburgh, Edinburgh
AECOM is seeking to hire a Traffic Engineer who will be responsible for the delivery of traffic engineering, local transport, urban design/streetscape schemes in our Traffic and Local Roads Streets team. We would consider the role on either a full or part-time basis and are happy to look at a range of different working patterns.
A desire to see the innovative realisation of walking, cycling, public transport, safety and traffic management projects from design through to completion would be an advantage. Experience of Local Authority project design and implementation, or Highway design would also be beneficial. This is an opportunity to improve the environment in a practical way, join a growing team with opportunities for advancement and a full order book.
Undertake Health & Safety duties including ensuring a safe and healthy working environment for the project team members and fulfilling all responsibilities for health and safety in design.
Experience of undertaking and managing tasks in a project programme
Ensure technical content and quality of output produced is in line with the project brief.
Take an active role in the preparation detailed design and project delivery of traffic engineering, local transport, urban design/streetscape and local authority/municipal highway schemes
Take an active role in the preparation of detailed technical reports providing specialist technical contributions as required.
Keep up to date with current best practice, techniques and innovation.
Support Senior Management of Traffic and Local Roads team.
Manage career progression of line reports.
Support preparation of detailed client briefs and fee proposals and contribute to major bids.
Develop new and existing client relationships.
Specific Skills Required:
Excellent English language skills required
Driving license required
Site supervision/engineer role or project management experience
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.
HND, Degree or Master or equivalent qualification in an analytical subject such as Engineering, Mathematics or Geography
Membership of recognized professional institutions
Should be a working towards chartered status
A desire to progress and assist in team growth
You will have excellent technical and communication skills along with experience of undertaking a range of traffic engineering design projects.
Demonstrate experience of traffic engineering/management design at concept, feasibility and preliminary level
Ability to demonstrate experience or understanding in the following areas:
Understanding of Health and Safety including CDM responsibilities
Working on a variety of projects as task manager
Urban street, traffic signal, cycling, walking, road safety, public transport, ITS and parking design
Application and use of DMRB, Manual for Streets and the Traffic Signs Regulations and Traffic Signs Manuals.
Dealing directly with clients
Contributing to bids and proposals
Mentoring junior staff
Interest in developing project management skills
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. 229070BR
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.