AECOM Civil Engineer in Manchester, United Kingdom

United Kingdom - Greater Manchester, Manchester

Job Summary

The Civil Design Engineer is responsible for undertaking designs , specifications , reports , drawing production and supervising a number of technicians/assistant engineers and for site duties as required.. Projects will range from alignment design of road horizontal alignments, vertical profiles and super elevation to AASHTO standards or equivalent, along with experience in roads/highway alignment modelling software MX or Civils 3D, also drainage and sewerage design with good knowledge of WINDES.

Job Duties:

  • Creating layout/design of at-grade urban junctions (e.g. signalized / unsignalized junctions / roundabouts) taking into account traffic flows, turning movements, storage requirements.

  • Design urban/rural freeway/expressways, grade-separated interchanges, exit and entrance ramps, and familiarity with various types of merges/diverges.

  • Creating & designing urban/rural traffic sign and lane-marking design, including the usage and location of various sign types and sign-plate design, by understanding & using specification of road furniture, such as kerbing, barriers and pedestrian fencing etc.

  • Design of infrastructure and all services/utilities provision for regeneration and new development schemes

  • Design of airport infrastructure packages including park and rides, car parks, set-down areas ,

  • Liaise with the design team & project Manager to produce various tender drawings & tender documents

  • Use terrain modelling and volume calculation from models, especially for road/site formation earthworks and pavement volumes using MX or Civils 3D , preparation of estimates, and Bill of Quantities.

  • Responsible for preparation of technical specifications for civil engineering construction, and conditions of contract.

  • Create road drainage, sewerage and sub-soil drainage design, preferably using appropriate drainage design software.

  • Responsible for preparation of technical reports on various civil engineering construction, maintenance & rehabilitation in accordance with relevant standards.

Specific Skills Required:

  • Good working knowledge of NEC3 contracts or similar

  • Ideally some experience of Civils 3D and WINDES

  • Specific industry and project experience – drainage & sewerage, highways , regeneration , airports , nuclear

  • Requirements for driving license

  • Chartered Membership of ICE or other Professional Institution, or working towards Chartership ideally

Minimum Requirements

  • Previous experience within a Consultancy desirable

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (Civil)

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.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering - Civil

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 197409BR

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.