AECOM Bridge Engineer in Cardiff, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - South Glamorgan, Cardiff
Despite the current pandemic situation our Bridges and Structures sector continues to expand. Our team in Cardiff can offer you a diverse portfolio of works, with a mix of local, national, and international bridges and structures projects in both rail and road including numerous long-term frameworks. You will have the opportunity to be involved in the design, assessment, inspection, repair/remediation, construction support and management services on a wide range of transport infrastructure projects.
Some of the responsibilities in this role :
Prepare detailed design documents including F001, F002 & F003 for Network Rail schemes
Prepare detailed design calculations to Eurocode and British Standards for repairs and new build schemes
Prepare assessment reports and calculations to DMRB and Network Rail standards for bridge assessments
Participate and lead inspection/examination works for assessments and repair scoping surveys
Prepare Work Package Plans / SH&E plans in preparation for site works
Support Project Managers in the delivery and commercial control of projects including client reporting, programming, resource planning and commercial monitoring
Undertake calculation checking for works within areas of experience
Support more junior Graduates and Undergraduates in the preparation of documents
A selection of our current and recent projects includes
CORMAC – strategic delivery partner providing numerous transportation services including bridges to Cornwall County Council on behalf of CORMAC.
Network Rail Design Services Framework (DSF) – undertake remediation works to Network Rail’s structural assets includes scoping reports, options reports, investigation findings reports and remedial strengthening and/or repairs through F001 to F003.
West of England Combined AuthorityWECA) – providing TAA support, design and asset management services to the four local authorities that make up WECA including Bristol City Council, South Gloucestershire Council, Bath & North-East Somerset Council and North Somerset Council.
Civils Assessment Framework Agreement (CAFA) – AECOM appointed across five routes for the CAFA framework contracts.
South Wales Trunk Road Agent (SWTRA)– AECOM are engaged to provide engineering support services within the ‘Central’ section.
You should have a good blend of the following:
Ability to deliver engineering tasks to expected quality, time and budget
Experience in the delivery of rail/road sector projects for bridges and property end clients
Experience in the preparation of report authoring including inspection reports and assessment reports
Working knowledge of H&S procedures
Intermediate ability in various software packages ideally including LUSAS and MIDAS with experience in Finite Element Analysis preferred
Working knowledge and experience of the following: Eurocode, British, Highways England and Rail Standards
You will have a current clean driving license and be willing to travel throughout the UK to visit sites
Degree educated or equivalent in a relevant subject such as Bridge, Civil or Structural Engineering.
Working knowledge of bridge assessment standards, bridge repair & refurbishment would be an advantage
Ideally educated to MSc level or equivalent
Working towards IEng or CEng MICE status with a natural drive to achieve
Ideally certified to PTS and CSCS, other competencies including COSS, PASMA, IPAF etc would be an advantage.
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 be able to explore flexible working arrangements through our FREEDOM TO GROW
- way of working. 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.
- Freedom to Grow is the name we’ve given to our new way of working at AECOM. It’s not defined by a policy or contract – quite the opposite. It’s the permission, or empowerment, for people to find the working style that suits them best, balancing that with other commitments in their life, so that they can thrive and bring their best self to work. The guiding principle is: if it works for you, your team and your client then it works for AECOM.
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 - Transportation - Bridges
Business Line Transportation
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 252356BR
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.