AECOM Engineering Manager in Birmingham, United Kingdom

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Engineering Manager

United Kingdom - West Midlands


Job Summary

AECOM is seeking an experienced Engineering Manager to undertake the management and coordination of technical resources for multi-discipline projects.

AECOM has a number of local Midlands projects such as GRIP 2, 3 and 4 of Bedford Maintenance Development Unit and Nuneaton, Coventry, Kenilworth, Leamington (NUCKLE) Phase 1 Package 2 with a growing workload so are looking to strengthen our multi-discipline team based in Birmingham.

AECOM is also in year 3 of a 10-year framework with Network Rail and Colas Rail for the design and delivery of all Switch and Crossing (S&C) renewals across the whole of the south of the UK. This includes track, signalling, OLE, ETE and points heating designs for a large number of sites, stretching from Anglia, Kent and Sussex in the East, Wales, Western and Wessex in the West, and the LNW (London North West) Route from Euston to Birmingham.

To support these projects AECOM is recruiting for an Engineering Manager to join their team in Birmingham.

As an Engineering Manager your main responsibilities will include:

  • Assessing the competence and the appointment of all Responsible Engineers required to work for or on behalf of the organisation.

  • Ensure that appointees are competent and able to undertake the workload required and have both understood and accepted their responsibilities.

  • Clearly identify and document the interfaces between all discipline Responsible Engineers

  • Be accountable for all specified design; specifically its ability to integrate with all other designs, and existing infrastructure, and its compliance with all applicable standards, legislation, contract requirements and specifications.

  • Approving all designs and ensuring completion of the acceptance process;

  • Implementation of a formal design integration process for all design documentation.

Minimum Requirements

  • For this role, you will ideally be degree educated in Engineering with a proven track record in an Engineering Management role with typically 10 years + experience.

  • We are looking for an individual who can establish and implement an effective engineering management process throughout the life of projects with the ability to clearly brief and lead the teams.

  • You will be a results-driven motivated individual with the ability to communicate clearly and effectively at all levels.

Preferred Qualifications


  • BSc/BEng (Hons) or HNC in a relevant subject

  • Chartered Engineer / Member of Professional Institution (not essential)

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 181278BR

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.