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Principal Civil Engineer

Location: Chelmsford
Company: AECOM
Hours: Full time
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As a Principal Engineer you will be part of an established and experienced national civil engineering team, with a base in Chelmsford, working on a diverse range of significant development infrastructure projects (across all stages of development) for a range of Clients. You will also have the opportunity to contribute to, and be part of, a proactive learning environment within a wider national community of infrastructure engineers.

Duties :

  • Lead the delivery of infrastructure design.

  • Manage technical and commercial project delivery.

  • Provide technical oversight and direction.

  • Provide a client focused service which results in on-going satisfaction and repeat business.

  • Build effective relationships within teams, across the organisation and externally.

  • Provide leadership to a small team with line manager responsibilities.

  • Produce project reports for client and internal reporting requirements.

  • Support work-winning initiatives.

  • Contribute to developing the company’s business including technical skills development.

Minimum Requirements

  • Work experience within a similar consultancy or other relevant business

  • A clear work history and proof of professional development and learning

  • To understand and have experience of the MCHW, DMRB, MfS and local authority design guidance.

  • A detailed knowledge of road design using 3D computer modelling packages, such as Civil 3D.

  • Detailed knowledge of drainage design including piped systems, SuDS based systems and familiarity with storage design and computer programs such as MicroDrainage.

  • Experienced in the preparation of contract drawings and specifications and the negotiation of Section 38 and 278 Agreements for highway works, 104 and 106 Agreements for sewers and also utilities work experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • A bachelors degree 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.

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