|Job Ref:||139211BR||Employer:||AECOM||Country:||Ireland||City:||Dublin||Address:||Post Date:||30/09/2016 12:06|
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
We provide professional services in areas such as aviation, transit, freight rail, highways and bridges, planning, and ports and marine. Our global network of top-tier specialists delivers comprehensive services over the full life cycle of a project to benefit clients in government and private industries.
AECOM continue to expand their successful and established Development team in Ireland and have a need for a Senior Development Engineer to join the Dublin office. Our Dublin Development Engineering team currently has a vacancy for a suitably qualified and enthusiastic Development Engineer with experience of development engineering projects.
Based in Dun Laoghaire, the Dublin office has an established track record of successfully delivering high profile development schemes and has a multi-disciplinary capability, offering staff the opportunity to work on a wide range of exciting Irish and International projects.
Committed to quality and high standards, our Development team provide innovative and reliable services to a range of clients. We provide development engineering, traffic and transport planning support to private sector clients from concept through to implementation. Our wide range of clients includes developers, retailers, land owners, house builders, corporate entities, blue chip companies and Universities.
The successful candidate should have a proven track record in supporting the delivery of innovative and cost effective solutions to development engineering projects. The role available will provide a range of challenging, dynamic and high-profile projects. Typical duties will include design and development of storm and foul drainage networks for housing, industrial and commercial applications. The use of industry standard software models including Microdrainage; knowledge of Flood risk assessments; drafting of design drawings (including where applicable 3D applications); report writing; site inspections; supervision of CAD Technicians to produce detail design drawings in an efficient manner ; management of project-related correspondence; providing support on project information concerning costs and programme.
The successful candidate should be an excellent communicator and able to work closely with private and public sector clients as well as multi-disciplinary teams in a fast paced environment. The role would ideally suit a self-motivated individual looking to advance their career in a dynamic team.
You will report to a company Director, and will be responsible for taking the lead on a variety of Civil infrastructural projects. Your duties will include the preparation of technical reports, liaising with stakeholders, and checking and reviewing designs. You will be encouraged to develop your career, and will take part in CPD initiatives to help you further develop your skills.
Our current portfolio of works comprises a diverse mix of local and national development and civil infrastructure projects. This provides our staff with a variety of exciting projects to deliver. You'll enjoy excellent opportunities for career progression in a prominent Dublin consultancy. You will work on a variety of exciting projects and enjoy a vibrant, modern environment in a convenient location with a highly skilled team supporting you at all times.
A selection of our current and recent projects includes:
Candidates should have the following experience and qualifications; Hold a Level 8 degree in civil or transportation Engineering. Master's Degree (level 9) is preferred but not essential. Relevant experience in a design role with specific design experience in some/all of the following:
• Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems
• Storm and foul gravity collection networks.
• Storm and foul rising pumping stations and rising mains.
• Water main distribution pipelines.
• Attenuation and flow control elements.
• Package wastewater treatment systems.
• Section 50 applications and Flood Risk Assessments.
• Familiar with Road and Pavement design including working knowledge of DMRB and DMURS.
• Site suitability assessments and drainage planning requirements.
• Excellent written communication skills, with the ability to integrate into the existing engineering team.
• Knowledge of drainage design software such as WinDes (Microdrainage).
• Experience in the preparation of Public Works Contracts and familiarity with the Capital Works Management Framework is desirable.
• Knowledge of AutoCAD, AutoCAD Civil 3d, Revit or similar drafting and BIM packages.
• Familiarity with and adherence to Engineers Ireland's Code of Ethics and working towards obtaining the title of Chartered Engineer of Engineers Ireland.
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.