AECOM Associate Director (Electrical) in Glasgow, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - Glasgow, Glasgow
AECOM is currently seeking an Associate Director Engineer for the Mechanical, Electrical & Public Health (MEP) Engineering team in Scotland, based in either Glasgow or Edinburgh. You will responsible for leading the electrical engineering team in Scotland, delivering both MEP on stand-alone and multi-disciplinary projects, as well as providing mentoring and coaching to members of the team. Role will also include a client facing role to sustain and grow both new and existing opportunities.
Performs various management, leadership, and people accountability responsibilities for the MEP Scotland team, MEP projects and provide MEP input to multi-disciplinary projects
Has full responsibility for interpreting, organizing, executing, and coordinating technical assignments, including undertaking AECOM project manager roles for MEP projects.
Generally, requires multi-disciplinary knowledge of engineering.
Plans and develops engineering tasks concerned with unique or controversial problems. This involves exploration of subject area, definition of scope and selection of problems for investigation and development of novel concepts and approaches.
Maintains liaison with units within the organization and individuals inside and outside of the organization.
Responsible for acting independently on technical matters pertaining to the field. Work at this level usually requires extensive progressive experience.
Works under minimal supervision. Supervision received is essentially administrative with assignments given in terms of broad general objectives and limits.
Manages group of engineers and/or technicians, coordinating activities of the unit.
To act as a mentor to junior staff, promoting CPD activities.
Support the development of client and architectural relationships with the aim to get new and repeat work.
Help develop fee proposals.
Electrical project engineering experience, within a similar consultancy or other relevant business.
Experience of NEC 3 or 4, particularly with respect to Supervisor roles preferable.
Expected to travel between Edinburgh and Glasgow as necessary to fulfil project and team working requirements
CEng. Minimum Bachelor’s degree in electrical building services design/ electrical engineering or similar related qualification.
Ideally will have experience in healthcare sector, but also leisure, commercial and higher education sectors.
Ideally you will live locally, or be willing to relocate.
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 be able to explore flexible working arrangements through our FREEDOM TO GROW
- way of working. 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 - Electrical / Electronic
Business Line B&P - Buildings & Places
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 247495BR
Additional Locations UK - Edinburgh - Tanfield
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.