AECOM Highways Engineer in Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Our Newcastle based Highways team currently has vacancies for Highway Engineers with a number of years experience within Highways Design and Transportation. We expect the candidates to be working towards achieving Professional Qualifications such as Chartered Civil Engineer or Incorporated Civil Engineer through a recognized Institution (ICE or IHT). The successful candidate will be involved in all aspects of highway design to work on local, national and international schemes from our Newcastle Office. For this Engineer grade we require people who have gained some technical highways experience and appreciation of working within a team. The successful candidate will join AECOM’s established highways business which continues to expand following several major project wins. The successful candidate will have demonstrable highways experience, show both technical and collaborative team working qualities and have some experience of working on major/ minor highways design.
The highways business in the North East represents over 40 years of accumulated skills, experience and established culture in the delivery of all types of highway schemes; from major motorway improvements such as the A1 Dishforth to Barton Improvement scheme to major highways such as Morpeth Northern Bypass, New Tyne Crossing, Smart Motorway Projects and challenging junction improvements on the strategic highway network. Our modern offices on Newcastle Quayside have good transport links and the teams have an established reputation for quality and delivery. We are looking to enhance and enlarge these teams with people who have a sound technical background and share our enthusiasm and determination.
Currently engaged on a number of interesting and challenging projects both locally and nationally there are a number of opportunities for the candidates to be involved in the range of work secured and anticipated. Recent and current projects in the UK include HS2, SMP J21a-J26, A1 Doncaster to Darrington and M1/M62 Lofthouse and A1 J47. Our services offered to our clients include the full range and scope of highways work from inception to completion across all the key discipline areas.
We have considerable experience of working with contractors on Design and Build schemes such as the A1 Leeming to Barton, M11 Junction 7A, SMP and the Morpeth Northern Bypass as well as working directly for clients, who come from the private and public sector.
Job Responsibilities include; technical input across a range of specialisms in the field of highway engineering. Reporting to the managers you will undertake a variety of tasks providing as an individual or through team effort, a range of design and written deliverables. Show technical ability and through experience, mentor and guide the skills of others in Software, e.g. Autodesk and Bentley, and the Microsoft Office.
You will be a degree qualified civil engineer with strong experience, preferably working in a highways design environment, working towards Professional Qualifications such as Chartered or Incorporated Civil Engineer through a recognized Institution (ICE and or CIHT). With good awareness of Current Health and Safety Legislation and how it is applied to the design process.
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Job Category Engineering - Transportation - Roads + Highways
Business Line Transportation
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 254606BR
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.