AECOM is looking to recruit a Civil Engineer to join our established coastal and rivers team in Edinburgh.
To be successful in this role you will be an experienced engineer who has worked on design and construction supervision of coastal and river defence structures, as well as on flood studies, and ideally has some knowledge of coastal or river modelling.
Duties and responsibilities :
Work planning and delivery of coastal flood and erosion studies and the design and supervision of coastal and river defence works and other mitigation measures, including identification and appraisal of options, site inspections, procurement and management of site surveys and investigations, on the following range of projects.Flood and erosion studies
Coastal and river protection works
Inspection and assessment of coastal defence structures
River bank protection
Rail and Road Bridge scour assessment and protection
Gauging stations and other river structures
If you are interested in joining a dynamic team driving project delivery through innovation and sustainable solutions, then we are interested in hearing from you.
The successful applicant will have sufficient experience to work with the minimum supervision on design of major civil engineering schemes, in particular coastal erosion and flood defence projects. In addition to suitable project and sector experience, candidates should also be able to demonstrate good written and oral communication skills, and have the ability to interface effectively with external stakeholders. Requirements include:
Experience in design of coastal and river defences, including rock revetments, sheet piling, seawalls and other concrete or steel structures.
Experience in inspection and assessment of coastal and river structures.
Proven skills to successfully control and manage workload and the implementation of company and project quality standards and technical procedures.
Ability to build and maintain effective working relationships with key people both internally and externally.
Proven ability to direct and manage CAD technicians and other junior staff.
An understanding of industry standards.
Experience in design of concrete or steel structures to Eurocodes
Experience in use of basic structural design software packages (e.g. TEDDS)
Knowledge of 3D software such as Civil 3D and/or Revit is desirable.
Experience in use of project collaboration platforms, such as Project Wise.
Conversant with Microsoft applications; e.g. Word, Excel, PowerPoint and MS Project.
Chartered (or working towards Chartered) membership of relevant Professional Institution (e.g. ICE)
Experience of coastal modelling beneficial
MSc in civil or structural engineering.
Tagged as: coastal, flood, water