Senior Structural Engineer in AECOM at Whitehaven, England, United Kingdom

Website AECOM

This listing is about AECOM in Whitehaven, England, United Kingdom
in 2022

About the job

Job Summary

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.

Minimum Requirements

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 previous experience within the last 3 years 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.
  • Full UK driving license or equivalent that permits driving in the UK.
  • Able to meet the requirements for security clearance in the UK.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 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 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.

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. 255544BR

Additional Locations UK – Warrington – Birchwood Park

Virtual: 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.

Company: AECOM

Vacancy Type:  

Job Location: Whitehaven, England, United Kingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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