AECOM Traffic Engineer in Chesterfield, United Kingdom

United Kingdom - Derbyshire, Chesterfield

Job Summary

The Traffic Engineer will be responsible for the delivery of traffic engineering, local transport, urban design/streetscape schemes in our Traffic and Local Roads team, with a particular focus on cycling infrastructure.

The team provides concept, feasibility, preliminary and detailed design as well as associated scheme assessment services on a wide range of traffic and road safety engineering projects and also supports other AECOM business lines where their projects have a highway interface. Our Local Roads team is primarily involved with providing professional and technical support to the MHA Framework, although it provides support to a variety of other clients and also includes road safety auditing and collision investigation.

Our clients are from the private and public sector and include Highways England, Derbyshire County Council, Leicestershire County Council and Manchester Airport.

Job Duties

  • Undertake traffic engineering studies from feasibility to preliminary design

  • Assist in the preparation of fee proposals and contribute to major bids.

  • Ensure technical content and quality of output produced is in line with the project brief.

  • Manage sub-consultants to produce deliverables against agreed timescales and in line with budget.

  • Sharing knowledge and supporting team

  • Familiar with relevant Health and Safety regulations and to promote a culture of awareness within the team.

  • Following successful accreditation on the AECOM project management system act as a Project Manager including monitoring financial performance. Comprehensive training on AECOM’s project management system will be provided.

  • Ensure technical content and quality of output produced is in line with the project brief.

  • Assist with the preparation preliminary or detailed design and project delivery of traffic engineering, local transport, urban design/streetscape and local authority/municipal highway schemes

  • Assist with the preparation of detailed technical reports providing specialist technical contributions as required.

  • Attend Project Progress meetings as and when required.

Specific Skills Required

  • Good Knowledge of AUTOCAD and Microsoft office suite of programs.

  • Appreciation of traffic modelling and ability to interrogate outputs.

  • Experience of applying DMRB and the principles of Manual for Streets, and MX Design.

  • Full Driving license is not essential but would be beneficial.

Minimum Requirements

  • Demonstrate experience and knowledge of developing feasibility and preliminary design schemes.

  • Knowledge and experience in some of the following aspects: cycling, walking, bus priority, traffic calming, parking and junction design.

  • Knowledge of local and national design standards

Preferred Qualifications

  • HNC in Civil Engineering or equivalent qualification in an analytical subject such as Engineering, Mathematics or Geography

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

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.

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Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 191490BR

Clearance Required No

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.