AECOM Principal Engineer in Manchester, United Kingdom

United Kingdom - Greater Manchester, Manchester

Job Summary

AECOM is currently seeking a Principal Engineer who will be part of a team designing civil engineering structures, in the operational rail environment ranging from bridges, stations, route upgrades and ancillary structures such as large signal gantries.

Job Duties:

  • Undertake and manage the design of a variety of civil engineering structures.

  • Provide hands-on technical lead and take responsibility for the work of your team.

  • Ensure that projects are delivered to programme, budget and quality standards.

  • Liaise with clients and stakeholders.

  • Work with other discipline leads in multidisciplinary schemes.

  • Mentor and supervise junior engineers and technicians.

  • Prepare tenders including quality documentation and commercial proposals.

  • Assist in the development and management of your business unit.

Specific Skills Required :

  • The candidate should have a working knowledge of standards and procedures for design in the railway environment particularly Network Rail and London Underground.

Minimum Requirements

  • Design experience with major civil engineering structures.

  • Experience in technical and design project management.

  • Experience of design solutions in the UK rail infrastructure

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ideally educated to Master’s Degree level in Civil Engineering or Structural Engineering, or equivalent.

  • Chartered with a relevant institution ideally the Institution of Civil Engineers

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 - Transportation

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 189086BR

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.