AECOM Senior Technician - AutoCAD & MicroStation in Glasgow, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - Scotland, Glasgow
Our Rail Structures team currently have an opening in our Glasgow office for a Senior Technician with experience of working on rail structure projects. AECOM are currently expanding their team in Glasgow following a significant increase in workload due to various project wins and require additional technician resources with proven skill in the use of AutoCAD and Microstation.
You would be part of the Glasgow Rail team numbering over 70 staff. The team works closely with our other Rail disciplines including Civils, Track, Signalling and Electrical & Power, plus supported by other teas such as, Roads, Geotechnical, Environment and Transport Planning.
Projects we are currently working on include:
Dalcross Station & Loop
East Linton Station
Dumfries Station Upgrade
NR Viaduct Long Timber Replacements
Dunblane to Hilton/Barnhill
Highland Main Line Structure Assessments
Far North Line Loop & LSI
A9 Interface Works
You will be based in the Rail Structures team as a key member of the development of structure designs across a variety of projects from initial concept design to complex detailing and modelling. The structures work associated with many of the projects listed above include feasibility studies, outline design, detailed design, bridge assessment and repairs of anything from small single-span rail structures to large mult-span viaducts, plus culverts, footbridges, lift shafts and highway overbridges.
You will be an experienced Bentley Microstation user with experience in Autodesk in all the modern and historic materials gained on a variety of bridge and infrastructure projects. You will have a proven level of experience of delivering to the client’s satisfaction and be expected to work closely with our engineers to develop/model designs from the outset.
Production of 3D CAD (Computer-Aided Design) drawings and models using Microstation.
Preparation of structure general arrangement and defect drawings for metallic, concrete and masonry structures.
Working with point cloud surveys and conversion to 3D CAD models and 2D drawings.
Ensuring outputs are accurate and meet the required standards
Contributing to the provision of solutions to civil engineering problems
ICE Eng Tech qualified or working towards qualification.
HNC/HND in Civil Engineering or equivalent qualifications
Experience in projects for Network Rail or working in Rail Environment
Strong maths and communication skills.
Strong experience in the production of structures or details drawings in AutoCAD and Microstation.
Good hand sketching (engineering / architectural)
Use of drone survey point clouds
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 - Bridges
Business Line Transportation
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 251505BR
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.