AECOM is seeking to hire a Traffic Engineer who will be responsible for the delivery of traffic engineering, local transport, urban design / streetscape schemes in our Traffic and Local Roads team.
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.
A desire to see the innovative realisation of walking, cycling, public transport, safety and traffic management projects from design through to completion would be an advantage.
Experience of Local Authority project design and implementation, or Highway design would also be beneficial. This is an opportunity to improve the environment in a practical way, join a growing team with opportunities for advancement and a full order book.
Job Duties :
Undertake Health & Safety duties including ensuring a safe and healthy working environment for the project team members and fulfilling all responsibilities for health and safety in design.
Experience of undertaking and managing tasks in a project programme
Ensure technical content and quality of output produced is in line with the project brief.
Take an active role in the preparation detailed design and project delivery of traffic engineering, local transport, urban design / streetscape and local authority / municipal highway schemes
Take an active role in the preparation of detailed technical reports providing specialist technical contributions as required.
Keep up to date with current best practice, techniques and innovation.
Support Senior Management of Traffic and Local Roads team.
Manage career progression of line reports.
Support preparation of detailed client briefs and fee proposals and contribute to major bids.
Develop new and existing client relationships.
Specific Skills Required :
Excellent English language skills required
Site supervision / engineer role or project management experience
Person Specification :
Safeguard - To operate ethically and with integrity, while prioritising safety and security in all that you do
Be decisive - Know how to prioritize, advocate focus and accountability
Be impactful - Use clear and frequent communications, drive execution and results.
Be client-focused - Be collaborative, innovative and strategic.
Be the role model - Lead by example, demand excellence, maintain safety and integrity as top priorities
HND, Degree or Master or equivalent qualification in an analytical subject such as Engineering, Mathematics or Geography
Membership of recognized professional institutions
Should be a working towards chartered status
A desire to progress and assist in team growth
You will have excellent technical and communication skills along with experience of undertaking a range of traffic engineering design projects.
Demonstrate experience of traffic engineering / management design at concept, feasibility and preliminary level
Ability to demonstrate experience or understanding in the following areas :
Understanding of Health and Safety including CDM responsibilities
Working on a variety of projects as task manager
Urban street, traffic signal, cycling, walking, road safety, public transport, ITS and parking design
Application and use of DMRB, Manual for Streets and the Traffic Signs Regulations and Traffic Signs Manuals.
Dealing directly with clients
Contributing to bids and proposals
Mentoring junior staff
Interest in developing project management skills
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
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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