AECOM Bridge Engineer in York, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - North Yorkshire, York
Our Bridges and Structures team are adding to our office network, as we expand our team to a new base at our York offices. We currently seek an experienced Bridge Engineer. This is a new role offering you the opportunity to be part of a growing team and help to shape its future.
The York office has an established track record of successfully delivering rail and bridge engineering schemes throughout the UK. The team provides assessment, concept, feasibility, preliminary and detailed designs on a wide range of schemes, either as standalone bridge commissions or as part of multidisciplinary major projects. Our clients are from the private and public sector and include long-term Framework Agreements and Design and Build commissions for many major Contractors.
Current projects include a major UK 5-year rail network infrastructure framework assessment contract. In addition to the significant long-term commissions on bridge assessment and inspection, principally in the rail environment, our initial assessment often leads to the requirement for the design of the refurbishment, strengthening or replacement. We have also recently designed a new footbridge across the River Ouse in York which is an important link in the city council’s plans to improve pedestrian links across the city. We also carry out design, inspection and assessment work for local authorities and design of new and refurbished bridge schemes for contractors.
You will have the following daily responsibilities:
Undertake rail and road bridges and associated structural engineering schemes from inspection and assessment, feasibility through to detailed design.
Assist with supervision of Graduate Engineers and Technicians as appropriate.
Assist with preparation of technical documentation through to client sign off of Technical Approval documentation.
Hands-on technical design on-road and/or rail structures.
Hands-on assessment of road and/or rail structures.
Structural inspections and reporting.
Excellent technical and communication skills both verbal and written.
Assist with production of tenders including quality documentation and costings.
Assist with Project Management including programme and resource monitoring, quality control, technical management and delivery.
You will need a good combination of the following:
Experience of bridge design, inspection, assessment, and refurbishment schemes.
Graduate Member with ICE and IStructE and proven commitment to gaining Chartership.
Experience with bridge and related structural inspection assessment and design schemes.
Knowledge of Eurocodes, British Standards and assessment codes.
Working knowledge of AutoCad and Revit.
Working knowledge of structural analysis software - Lusas or SBD preferred.
Experience in the design of concrete, steel, timber and masonry structures.
Design and project management experience delivering to quality, time and budget.
Experience in road or rail or water bridge projects.
Experience in working as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
High level technical skills in current inspection, assessment and design and be able to assist teams of graduate and technicians in such projects.
Understanding of project Health and Safety responsibilities including compliance with CDM legislation.
Degree educated or equivalent in a relevant subject such as Bridge, Civil or Structural Engineering.
MSc level or equivalent in Civil/Structural Engineering.
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 can 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.
We are a growing and vibrant organisation offering excellent benefits and employment conditions. We are committed to your individual career development and are proud to be able to offer a range of exciting projects as well as a variety of career directions for all our staff.
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. 251781BR
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.