AECOM Technical Designer in Manchester, United Kingdom
At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.
We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.
Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.
Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.
Associate Director and/or Director that has project assigned to and on a day to day basis, ultimately the head of Interiors.
To understand the design project
To prepare interior works detailed packages to a level suitable for tender.
To co-ordinate the assigned tasks related to projects
To take responsibility for assigned project deliverables, development of the design with input from the Senior design lead/ Associate or Director in charge for key project stages
To liaise, where appropriate, with members of the external design team and other associated organisations or companies
To seek continuing professional development thorough knowledge of and compliance with AECOM procedures and standards.
Proficient in REVIT, including ability to create schedules unsupervised.
Sound knowledge and understanding of UK Building regulations
Ability to prepare tender and contract/construction information
Familiarity with specification creation using NBS Create preferred
Have an Industry recognised diploma or degree in Interior Design, Interior Architecture or Architecture
Able to understand and formulate design decisions and present for discussion
Able to use a variety of media in the development and documentation of a design project
Able to work well under pressure and meet deadlines efficiently
Able to take initiative in response to direction or instruction
Excellent organisational skills
Able to manage sensitive and sometimes confidential information
Flexible and open attitude towards new ways of working and commitment to independent, lifelong learning
Able to manage and prioritise tasks and time efficiently
Self-motivated and able to take responsibility
Able to demonstrate initiative and a proactive approach to daily tasks
Willingness to listen and learn from all members of the team
Good interpersonal skills and able to work independently and as part of an effective team
Able to build good relationships at all levels, internally and externally
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Able to work as part of an effective team assisting and supporting team members
Resilient to cope with conflicting demands, able to prioritise duties and work effectively under pressure
Understanding of the designers role in the co-ordination and integration of project information and management
Responsible for initiating and developing construction document drawings through completion for assigned projects in conformance with the requirements, applicable codes, and design criteria established by the project’s discipline leaders.
Under direct supervision, may complete design assignments of limited to moderate complexity.
Limited familiarity with codes, permits, and software applications related to the discipline.
Introduced to the process of preparing designs and drawings using project specifications and discipline-associated written and verbal instructions in accordance with established design practices, standards and procedures.
Basic to intermediate understanding of the purpose and use of vendor documents.
- Minimum of 4 - 5 years industry experience interior design, commercial workplace preferable
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
We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.
You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.
We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.
We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.
When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Designer / Drafting / CADD / CAD
Business Line B&P - Buildings & Places
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 255756BR
Additional Locations UK - Belfast, UK - Manchester - 1 New York Street
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.