AECOM Traffic Engineer in Truro, United Kingdom

United Kingdom - Devon, Truro

Job Summary

Our Traffic and Local Roads team have a vacancy for Traffic/ Highway Engineer in our Scorrier office near Truro.

The role would suit a self-motivated individual looking to advance their career in a dynamic team. In addition to delivering work within the south west the role will occasionally involve working with other AECOM teams in the UK and Ireland. We are therefore seeking candidates who are able to work flexibly across other AECOM offices as projects dictate to support the wider business. We would consider the role on either a full or part-time basis and are happy to look at a range of different working patterns.

Further, the role offers opportunities to work in AECOMs wider UK European, Middle East, India and Africa regions.

The successful candidate will be joining a growing team that is actively involved in the delivery of transportation projects and services to a range of both local and national clients including:

  • CORMAC/Cornwall Council

  • Plymouth City Council

  • Cardiff Council

  • Highways England

  • Transport for London

Key Responsibilities:

  • Undertake Health & Safety duties including ensuring a safe and healthy working environment for the project team members and fulfilling all responsibilities for, safety, health and environment in design.

  • Act as a task manager leading on delivering defined parts of projects reporting to the Project Manager.

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

  • Lead the preparation concept, preliminary or detailed design of traffic/highway engineering, local transport, urban design/streetscape and local authority municipal engineering schemes.

  • Lead the preparation of detailed technical reports and specifications, providing specialist technical contributions as required and verify work by others.

  • Contribute to preparation of detailed client briefs, fee proposals and major bids.

  • Develop new and existing client relationships.

  • Support Senior Management of Local Roads team.

Minimum Requirements

You will have:

  • Post qualification experience in the delivery of traffic engineering, local transport, urban design/streetscape and local authority/municipal highway schemes.

  • Excellent technical and communication skills.

  • The ability to demonstrate high level of experience and expertise in the following areas:

  • Preliminary design (detailed design/3D design desirable)

  • Experience of applying relevant design standards and local authority approval processes

  • Ability to act as a task leader on single and multi-disciplinary projects.

Whilst not essential any of the following skills would be desirable:

  • Specialist traffic engineering knowledge (e.g. active travel or traffic signals design)

  • Highway design

  • Detailed design

  • Urban Design/Streetscape.

  • Project Management qualifications (e.g. PRINCE2)

  • Highways asset management and maintenance.

  • CSCS Card holder.

  • Specialist 3D Design/GIS/Microsimulation software

  • BIM

Preferred Qualifications

  • A relevant degree or HND and either Chartered or working towards an appropriate Chartered status with membership of a professional institution.

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.

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. 185046BR

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.