Senior Engineer

South West
Industry Sector:
Water Jobs
Job Category:
Engineering, Design, Civil Engineer
Job Type:
Education Level:
Bachelors degree
Salary Description:
Competitive Salary Offered
Start Date:
AECOM Infrastructure & Environment UK Limited
Job Ref:

AECOM is currently expanding its Water team in South Wales and Bristol in response to a number of exciting opportunities and new framework contracts.  The team works on a variety of projects, predominantly in the wastewater and drainage sectors, from asset condition investigations, feasibility studies and detailed design, to construction quality inspections.   We are looking for a Senior Engineer with relevant experience to complement our existing team and enable us to fulfil the high expectations of our clients.

Our work involves a mix of office-based and site-based activities, and due to its flexibility could suit someone living anywhere in the South Wales or Bristol region.

Job Duties

  • Deliver feasibility, outline and detailed engineering solutions, including detailed designs.
  • Undertake and manage infrastructure, wastewater and water projects including associated civil engineering inputs.
  • Act as client’s representative during scheme construction to provide assurance of the quality of new assets.
  • Undertake technical delivery and checking of work.
  • Manage small project teams to complete technical project delivery to programme, cost and quality requirements.
  • Mentor team members to promote their technical and professional development.

Minimum Requirements

  • Degree in Civil Engineering, Water Engineering or related discipline, or commensurate combination of experience and qualifications
  • Chartered or Incorporated member of ICE or CIWEM, or actively working towards professional qualification

Preferred Qualifications

  • Significant relevant experience of working as a civil engineer at Engineer or a Senior Engineer level within the water industry.
  • Core technical skills relevant to the civil engineering in the water industry such e.g. pipelines, reinforced concrete structures and above-ground sewer assets.
  • Ability to develop and assess a wide range of solutions based on an understanding of the application, benefits and limitations of each option. 
  • Understanding of constructability and operability requirements within design.
  • Experience of working in construction, either as a site engineer or other engineering/quality-related role.
  • Good and up-to-date knowledge of current water industry standards and best practice. 
  • Experience in working with and directing other relevant technical disciplines. 
  • Ability to manage small project teams and provide mentorship and direction to your team members including junior engineers and technicians.
  • Proven experience of developing good working relationship with clients, contractors, key stakeholders and the supply chain.
  • Ability to deliver project work to programme, cost and quality requirements.
  • An enthusiastic and collaborative approach to your work, demonstrating the relevant behaviours and work ethos to solve client and project problems.
  • Value and contribute to a strong Health and Safety culture.

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