Our Traffic and Local Roads team have a vacancy for Traffic/ Highway Engineer in our Scorrier office near Truro.
The role would suit a self-motivated individual looking to advance their career in a dynamic team. In addition to delivering work within the south west the role will occasionally involve working with other AECOM teams in the UK and Ireland. We are therefore seeking candidates who are able to work flexibly across other AECOM offices as projects dictate to support the wider business. We would consider the role on either a full or part-time basis and are happy to look at a range of different working patterns.
Further, the role offers opportunities to work in AECOMs wider UK European, Middle East, India and Africa regions.
The successful candidate will be joining a growing team that is actively involved in the delivery of transportation projects and services to a range of both local and national clients including:
Plymouth City Council
Transport for London
Undertake Health & Safety duties including ensuring a safe and healthy working environment for the project team members and fulfilling all responsibilities for, safety, health and environment in design.
Act as a task manager leading on delivering defined parts of projects reporting to the Project Manager.
Ensure technical content and quality of output produced is in line with the project brief.
Lead the preparation concept, preliminary or detailed design of traffic/highway engineering, local transport, urban design/streetscape and local authority municipal engineering schemes.
Lead the preparation of detailed technical reports and specifications, providing specialist technical contributions as required and verify work by others.
Contribute to preparation of detailed client briefs, fee proposals and major bids.
Develop new and existing client relationships.
Support Senior Management of Local Roads team.
Post qualification experience in the delivery of traffic engineering, local transport, urban design/streetscape and local authority/municipal highway schemes.
Excellent technical and communication skills.
The ability to demonstrate high level of experience and expertise in the following areas:
Preliminary design (detailed design/3D design desirable)
Experience of applying relevant design standards and local authority approval processes
Ability to act as a task leader on single and multi-disciplinary projects.
Specialist traffic engineering knowledge (e.g. active travel or traffic signals design)
Project Management qualifications (e.g. PRINCE2)
Highways asset management and maintenance.
CSCS Card holder.
Specialist 3D Design/GIS/Microsimulation software
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.
AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.Apply for this job