AECOM Graduate Traffic Engineers & Consultants - Multiple Locations in Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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We have a number of exciting opportunities across the UK and Ireland (UK&I) for graduates to work within our Traffic Engineering & Consulting Teams. This team, one of the largest dedicated Traffic Engineering Teams in the UK&I, is focused on developing engineering measures to achieve a safe and efficient movement and interaction of pedestrians, cyclists and vehicles on our roads. We focus mainly on developing and appraising practical solutions which require consideration of traffic flows, road geometry, cycle facilities, traffic signs, pavement engineering, traffic signals and intelligent transport systems. We strive to achieve the optimum use of the available space which is often constrained, especially in urban areas. Our main aim is to create Streets that are more pleasant and safe to use by our local communities.
Candidates will use industry leading computer software and BIM modelling programmes while working on a variety of different projects including:
Road & Street design
Cycle lane design
Bus Priority and BRT Design
Streetscape improvement projects
Traffic management planning and design
Traffic signal design
Traffic signage design
Traffic modelling (micro-simulation)
Our Traffic Engineering graduates will also have opportunities to work on major highways projects as both Traffic Engineering and Highway Graduates work together and will rotate between projects so as a broad range of training will be provided to all our Roads Graduates.
BEng in Civil Engineering, General Engineering, or BA/BSc Geography, with a 2:1 (or equivalent) or above
MEng in Civil Engineering, General Engineering, with a 2:1 (or equivalent) or above, or MA/MSc Geography would be an advantage
And/or MSc in Transport Planning
Masters in Mathematics
Enthusiastic, hard-working, technically proficient, with ambition and drive.
Basic computer skills on Word and Excel are essential
Good report writing skills are beneficial.
Enthusiastic, hard-working, with ambition and drive
Ability to structure & prioritise work effectively through close cooperation with the team as a whole
Ability to work in a team and independently without losing initiative & focus
With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.
AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
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Business Line: Corporate
Business Group: Corporate
Strategic Business Unit: Human Resources
Career Area: Engineering