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Job Ref:  132242BR
Employer:  AECOM
Country:  United Kingdom
County/State:  Hertfordshire
City:  St Albans
St Albans, St Albans, Hertfordshire, UK (Show on map)
Post Code:  AL1
30/09/2016 11:54

Why Choose AECOM?
AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees - including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals - serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine's annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World's Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients' projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at NA.

About the Business Line
Our team of environment specialists offers clients expertise in air quality, impact analysis and permitting, environmental health and safety management consulting/due diligence, remediation consulting/engineering and construction/site restoration, specialty and emerging technologies, waste services and water and natural resources.

Job Summary
AECOM is currently recruiting for an experienced Principal Geotechnical Engineer to join our well-established and experienced team in St Albans.

Nationally our Ground Engineering team comprises some 175 staff and we work closely with our Geo-environmental, Hydrogeology and Tunnelling teams on a wide variety of projects in the UK and overseas. Currently the team is working on projects in many sectors including development, road, rail, nuclear and water. We work for leading clients in all these sectors notably Highways England, Network Rail, HCA, Thames Water as well as leading contractors and developers

Within the role you will be responsible for:
  • Researching and writing geotechnical desk studies
  • Scoping and tendering and administering ground investigations and acting as Engineer
  • Preparing geotechnical interpretative and design reports and overseeing sections of work provided by other
  • Design of geotechnical works including slope stability, foundations, retaining structures, earthworks and ground improvement
  • Carrying out regular design reviews in accordance with the Quality Management System;
  • Preparation of proposals and tenders relevant to the business;
  • Undertaking the role of Project Manager to ensure work packages delivered with agreed budget and timescales
  • Ensuring there is regular liaison with both internal and external client contact and obtaining and recording client feedback
  • Overseeing and checking the work of more junior members of staff
  • Mentoring staff and acting in role as line manager
  • Due to the location of some of the projects you must be willing to travel within the UK and undertake short assignments in the UK and overseas for periods of up to 2 months if required.

Minimum Requirements
To be successful in this role we're looking specifically for a geotechnical engineer with a proven track record in the successful technical delivery of projects. The ability to write clear and concise technical reports is an essential requirement. You will be a chartered engineer or chartered geologist.

Due to the nature of this role a valid UK driving licence is essential

Preferred Qualifications
A First degree in Civil Engineering although individuals with an Engineering Geology or similar background will be considered.

Ideally individuals will have a relevant post graduate qualification such as an MSc in Geotechnical Engineering or Engineering Geology.

What We Offer
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.
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