AECOM Nuclear Structural Engineering Graduate - Warrington in Warrington, United Kingdom

United Kingdom - Cheshire, Warrington

Job Summary

AECOM operates to deliver a better world. We design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets for governments, businesses and organizations in more than 150 countries. As a fully integrated firm, we connect knowledge and experience across our global network of experts to help clients solve their most complex challenges. From high-performance buildings and infrastructure, to resilient communities and environments, to stable and secure nations, our work is transformative, differentiated and vital. As a Fortune 500 firm, see how we deliver what others can only imagine at and @AECOM.

The AECOM Nuclear team, based in our Warrington Office, provide multi-disciplinary consultancy to the nuclear industry in both the nuclear new build and decommissioning sectors. In the new build sector we are providing engineering support to the Developers of the UK’s fleet of new nuclear power stations. In the Decommissioning Sector, which requires considerable new build to enable decommissioning, AECOM provides support to the entire Nuclear Estate, including: -

  • Multidisciplinary design support at Sellafield

  • Early stage development of the Deep Geological Repository

  • Design and development of waste storage and disposal facilities

  • Multidisciplinary design support to defence projects.

Graduates commencing their careers with the AECOM are engaged into teams and paired with an experienced engineer who will guide and mentor them through the initial stages of their career whilst working on live projects. Typically these include:

  • Preparation of Structural element design in a variety of materials, mainly steel and concrete

  • Structural analysis

  • Preparation of design documentation; basis of design, design method statements, specifications

  • Develop an understanding of highly regulated industries

  • Develop an understanding of Safety Cases and the supporting documentation

  • Develop an understanding of risk and the preparation of designers risk assessments

  • Liaison with project team and in particular with technicians that translate working designs into construction drawings

  • Under supervision complete site surveys

Please attach your up to date CV, and cover letter demonstrating your desire to work in the Nuclear Structures industry and how your skills & experience make you the ideal candidate for this position.

Minimum Requirements

  • MEng in Civil or Structural Engineering 2:1 (or equivalent ) at an accredited university

  • Preferably a final year project or modules related to structures and/or nuclear structures

  • Enthusiastic, hard-working, technically proficient, with ambition and drive

  • Basic computer skills essential (Word/Excel)

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Preferably Full UK driving license or equivalent that permits driving in the UK

  • Able to meet the requirements for security clearance in the UK

Preferred Qualifications


What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Vacation Student / Internship / Graduate

Business Line Power & Industrial

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 201942BR

Clearance Required Yes

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.