Senior Structural Engineer, Water Engineering

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Job Description

Job Description

What your new role will entail;

Our thriving, multidisciplinary Water Engineering team in the South West & Wales region are looking for a motivated and team orientated Senior Structural Engineer to join our growing team within England and Wales. The team are delivering an exciting portfolio of water programmes and projects through long term frameworks with key clients including major UK water companies (Wessex Water, Welsh Water, South West Water locally), contractors and international projects. This role represents a great opportunity to develop your career as a technical expert delivering solutions on a diverse range of projects that meet the technical challenges of today and tomorrow.

Key responsibilities of this role include:

  • Structural Design : Undertake the design and review of structural elements on wastewater and water infrastructure/ treatment projects, such as water-retaining structures and other water related assets, from concept through construction.
  • Collaborate : With Client and AECOM counterparts to ensure stakeholder buy in to solutions, and also contribute to AECOMs wider technical capability and innovative approach.
  • Quality Focussed : Produce and review deliverables, including calculations, drawings and technical reports to relevant standards and procedures.
  • Delivery Focussed : Take responsibility for delivering to the agreed budget, programme and quality along with supporting the preparation of project budget & programme.
  • Explore and Harness : Seek opportunities to innovate and trial new methods by being inquisitive and forward thinking.
  • Mentor : Delegate tasks, direct and oversee the work of others and act as a technical mentor to more junior staff.

Being part of the team;

Work closely with civil, mechanical, electrical and process engineers to deliver a variety of interesting small, medium, and large-scale projects from concept through construction . Many of the project teams are UK wide, offering an excellent, unbeatable opportunity to share expertise and broaden knowledge through the company.

Within AECOM, we are always looking to enhance our teams. Whether this is by offering technical support , providing complex challenges to enable growth or providing opportunities that you will not get elsewhere. We aim to create opportunity for everyone.

We offer a flexible hybrid working model. As a member of our team, you will enjoy a comprehensive benefits package with a range of flexible choices covering health, finance, lifestyle, well-being and more.


Here’s what we will need from you;

  • Qualifications : BSc, MSc, BEng, MEng or equivalent qualification in Civil Engineering.
  • Professional Membership : Have a membership/working towards membership of a relevant professional institution (ICE or IStructE).​
  • Technical Competence : Possess a range of structural analysis and design experience, particularly in relation to reinforced concrete and steelwork structures.
  • Digital Capability : Experience working in a digital delivery environment using BIM and 3D design tools.

Additional Information

You can learn more about us here: 2023 AECOM Candidate Brochure (

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AECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle – from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $14.4 billion in fiscal year 2023. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at and @AECOM.

Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity

You will have the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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