AECOM Assistant Civil Engineer in Chesterfield, United Kingdom

United Kingdom - Derbyshire, Chesterfield

Job Summary

We are currently seeking exceptional MEng (or equivalent degree qualified) Engineers in Civil Engineering within the Development Infrastructure team in the Chesterfield office. This is a wonderful opportunity to join our growing design team receiving ‘on the job training’ working on a wide range of civil engineering projects across the region and beyond whilst being allocated a senior engineer who will provide mentoring during the development period.

Successful applicants will continually develop their skills in civil engineering with the aim of becoming a world class civil engineer and will be supported in order to hone technical skills ensuring real opportunities for personal growth and career progression. We also provide a variety of in-house training opportunities.

Civils:

  • Engagement in masterplan development

  • Contributions to Transport Assessments and EIA process

  • Preparation of surface water drainage strategies and flood risk assessments

  • Preparation of foul water drainage strategies and utility appraisals

  • Site levels design and cut/fill analysis to optimise use of materials on site

  • Feasibility and highway route studies

  • Highway design

  • Junction design

  • Traffic management planning

  • Pavement analysis and design

  • Drainage analysis and design

  • Utility layout and diversion design

  • Streetscape (street lighting, fencing, traffic signals and traffic sign) design

  • Coordination of designs with the project team in 3d as part of BIM

  • Liaising with authorities to secure approval for the designs

  • Contract Administration and Supervision

Job Duties:

  • Production of CAD (Computer Aided Design) drawings and modelling

  • Preparation of simple civil engineering calculations

  • Supporting the administration of projects, including maintaining records

  • Assisting with data review and analysis

  • Ensuring outputs are accurate and meet the required standards

  • Meeting agreed deadlines

  • Working as a member of a team

  • Contributing to providing solutions to problems

Specific Skills Required:

  • Show an aptitude towards software-based engineering design and drawing e.g. Computer Aided Design (CAD) and other similar 3D software.

  • Demonstrate an interest in and a desire to pursue a career specifically within Civil Engineering.

  • Commitment to continued education and improvement through on-the-job learning and training opportunities.

  • Creative, practical, adaptable and enthusiastic.

  • Ability to demonstrate attention to detail.

  • Ability to think in a methodical way to design, plan and organise parts of projects.

  • English language proficient, holding excellent communication skills to present information in speech, drawings and reports.

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum post-graduate work in an appropriate technical role.

Additional Comments:

  • Working towards Chartered Membership of the Institution of Civil Engineers

Preferred Qualifications

  • Appropriate MEng degree (or equivalent qualification) in civil engineering.

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 - Civil

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 201692BR

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.