AECOM Consultant Engineer in Dublin, Ireland

Ireland - Dublin, Dublin

Job Summary

AECOM continue to expand their successful and established Development team in Ireland and have a need for a Consultant to join the Dublin office. Our Dublin Development Planning team currently has a vacancy for a Civil Engineer with minimum 2 years’ experience of development planning engineering.

The successful candidate will have a proven track record in delivering innovative cost effective solutions to civil infrastructure issues relating to development projects. You will be proficient in using and analysing data from the various software packages, AutoCAD, Microdrainage and to produce high quality reports including Infrastructure reports, site feasibility reports and flood risk assessments. You will be a good communicator and able to work closely with private and public sector clients as well as multi-disciplinary teams. The role would suit a self-motivated individual looking to advance their career in a dynamic team.

Based in Dun Laoghaire the Dublin office has an established track record of successfully delivering civil infrastructure schemes and has multi-disciplinary capability offer enabling staff to get involved in a wide range of exciting projects. The team provides transport planning and civil engineering support to private sector clients from concept through to implementation.

Our wide range of clients includes developers, retailers, land owners, house builders, blue chip companies and Universities. Our current portfolio of works comprises a diverse mix of local and national development residential and commercial projects. This provides our staff with a variety of exciting projects to deliver.

A selection of our current and recent projects includes:

  • Strategic land use appraisals and strategic masterplanning advice for developers on key strategic development schemes.

  • Major City Centre regeneration projects;

  • Numerous residential schemes at Detailed Design stage progressing towards Construction

Job Duties:

The appropriate level of technical expertise is required in order that the Job / Project Accountabilities listed below can be carried out to the necessary standard:

  • Work from a detailed project brief and deliver high quality work whilst monitoring progress.

  • Deliver civil engineering support and advise on a wide range of projects;

  • Support the development of preliminary designs of new drainage, watermain and access for residential and commercial schemes;

  • Identify data and information required for projects;

  • Assist the Project Manager in delivering project work within timescale, budget constraints and quality expectations.

  • Assist the Project Manager in monitoring financial status and progress of projects to ensure delivery on time, to budget and to Client’s satisfaction.

  • Determine computer modelling requirements and ensure effective output from technician staff.

  • Establishing strong working relationships with other internal teams within AECOM

Specific Skills Required:

  • Ability to deliver civil engineering solutions, coordinate technicians and successfully manage projects.

  • A good all-round knowledge of all aspects of civil infrastructure requirements for developments from site appraisal through to detailed design and construction.

  • Sound technical experience, including experience of working with relevant software e.g. AutoCAD 2D and Civil 3D, Microdrainage, and AutoTrack. Hec-Ras is preferable but not essential.

  • Experience of applying relevant design guidelines such as the GDSDS, Irish Water Code of Practice in developing civil infrastructure designs.

  • Experience of working in a multidisciplinary design team, and have excellent communication skills with architects, clients, planning consultants and local authorities.

  • Understanding of and experience of working in the Planning Regulatory framework, and knowledge of planning regulations and requirements as applied to development.

  • A solid track record of having worked on a variety of Development Engineering projects;

  • Experience in producing high quality written communication (emails, letters, technical reporting and calculations) with proficiency in Microsoft Office software packages.

  • A highly motivated individual with excellent communication skills and a member of a relevant professional body, with a commitment to attaining Chartership status.

  • Committed to Safety in Design principles.

  • Clean Full driving license.

Minimum Requirements

  • A good understanding of the principles of Development Engineering

  • Experience in using one or more relevant modelling packages e.g. Microdrainage, Civil 3D etc

  • The ability to manage small tasks on multiple projects.

  • The ability to communicate technical concepts and provide a level of supervision to more junior staff

Preferred Qualifications

  • A graduate in Civil Engineering (Level 8) and post graduate experience of Civil Engineering design in directly related fields. A Master (Level 9) is preferable but not essential.

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 - Civil

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Ireland

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 193022BR

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.