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9 months ago
Location: St Albans
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Construction
Category: Design / Development Jobs
United Kingdom - Hertfordshire, South East, St Albans, Hertfordshire, South East

Job Summary

AECOM has a new job vacancy for a Senior Civil Engineer with a bias to below ground building and development drainage as well as private road design to join our small and busy team in our St Albans, Hertfordshire, South East office in Hertfordshire, South East.

As a Senior Civil/Infrastructure Engineer you will be responsible for the production and management of technical designs, and report writing. You will also mentor more junior engineers and develop your people management skills as you progress with us.

Our focus is drainage within our developments property boundaries and how these connected to external infrastructure. You will work with the team to produce flood risk assessments, schematic designs, masterplan designs, drawings and specifications for infrastructure projects associated with public and privately funded developments as well as international projects.

About Us:

AECOM Building & Places is built to modernise, expand and deliver the most iconic and complex structures in the world. We offer a one stop shop to complete some of the country’s most challenging building projects by leveraging our world-class talent, scale and unique service offering.

Our industry leading and award-winning Civil and Structural division consists of over 500 people nationwide. Our Engineers work on projects within residential, commercial, aviation, defence, healthcare, education, pharmaceutical, sports, and leisure. We are market leaders on large international projects as well as small scale local experts who seek to improve communities through strong design and effective project management and Engineering solutions.

Job Responsibilities:


Your role will involve managing the day to day operations of our projects and solving challenging engineering problems relating to drainage and roads on our nationwide and sometimes international projects, you will do this with your team in a positive and close-knit environment.


As a Senior Civil Engineer, you will be responsible for the technical design, production and review of the projects which will be reviewed and certified by others.


In addition to your design and small-scale project management responsibilities you will be required to plan and provide resourcing schedules, financial planning and fee proposals associated with your project or part of the project you are responsible for. You will do this with support from our Principal and associate Directors.


You will also be required to assist and will learn to produce proposals for new commissions and undertake project management and financial control of a project or part of a project you are responsible for. As always with AECOM we consider ourselves client facing so your role will involve liaison with clients, local authorities and representatives from external organisations.

Preferred Technical Experience:


You will be experienced and able to use computer modelling and design software associated with below ground drainage designs, road design, earthworks and specification writing (i.e. MicroDrainage, AutoCAD Civil 3D, NBS Buildings and NBS Create).


You must be experienced in the production of detailed design information, technical reports, drawings, tender documents & specifications, integration with BIM for public and private developments.


You will be familiar with Design Standards such as Sewers for Adoption, Building Regulations, National Planning Policy Framework, Code for Sustainable Homes, BREEAM and LEED , the Specifications for Highways works and other relevant British Infrastructure regulations.

Minimum Requirements


Relevant degree or professional qualification relating to Civil Engineering


Work experience within a similar consultancy or other relevant business relating to drainage design.


A clear work history and proof of professional development and learning.

Preferred Qualifications


Ideally you will live locally to the office or be willing to relocate.


It would be a major plus if you have experience with adoptable standards including the negotiation of Section 104 and 106.

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

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 Engineering - Civil

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 229118BR

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.

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