AECOM Senior Structural Engineer in Westlakes, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - Cumbria, Westlakes
Due to the continued growth and expansion of our established Nuclear Power & Decommissioning we are looking to increase our technical workforce and are seeking to recruit a Senior Engineer into our Westlakes Office.
The successful candidate will be responsible for Structural & Civil Engineering input on our portfolio of Nuclear projects. You will form part of our strong multi-disciplinary engineering team delivering varied and interesting projects for a variety of public and private clients both in the UK and overseas.
Within the role you will be responsible for;
Delivering Nuclear design work on projects for a range of public and private sector clients within the UK and overseas.
Preparing detailed technical structural/civil engineering designs.
Working with integrated multi-disciplinary teams to deliver high profile projects.
Assisting with the management of the projects delivery.
Assisting and mentoring team members to promote their technical and professional development.
This is an exciting time for the Nuclear Power & Decommissioning team in Warrington, with an interesting and expanding pipeline of both international and UK based projects.
Performs specific and moderate portions of a broader assignment of an experienced engineer.
Gathers and correlates basic engineering data using established and well-defined procedures.
Works on detailed or routine engineering assignments involving calculations and relatively simple tests.
Proposes approach to solve new problems encountered using modifications of standard procedures or methods developed in previous assignements.
Identifies discrepancies in results.
Provides guidance to entry level engineers.
Performs work in accordance with agreed upon budget and schedule with little supervision.
Independently performs all the tasks necessary to complete primary design elements for engineering works.
Performance at this level requires developmental experience in a professional position.
The candidate that we are looking to recruit should ideally have a good level of experience within a role where knowledge of engineering was a key attribute. The candidate should also ideally have recent experience working within a regulated and quality assured system (preferably nuclear) in roles reliant upon pragmatic design judgement and where design was a major part of the role.
The successful Senior Engineer candidate will ideally have/be:
Expertise demonstrable in one or more specific specialist areas relevant to Civil / Structural Engineering.
Ability to be able to prepare design work in a wide variety of construction materials, with minimal supervision.
Good experience of Civil Engineering plant and equipment for application in Civil / Structural Engineering Design.
Knowledge of design guides, laws, regulations, processes and procedures appropriate to Civil / Structural Engineering.
Competent in the specification of work and also the interpretation and application of results.
Engineering experience demonstrating a record of successful delivery, including positions influencing professional engineers and guiding technical personnel in the definition, implementation and delivery of engineering work packages.
Knowledge of relevant design tools, techniques and related methods e.g. IT systems, IT Software.
Understanding of design principles and ability to apply them.
Have a working knowledge of European and American Standards.
Good written and verbal communication skills.
Able to meet the requirements for security clearance in the UK.
- Bachelor Honours Degree and near Chartered /Chartered Engineer (MICE or MIStrucE).
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 - Structural
Business Line Water
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 240284BR
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.