Civil Engineer – Transportation – NESC001

Company Name: Amey

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Company Staff: 7119

Job Posted Date: 2022-09-04T23:48:39.000Z

Location: Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom

Job Industry: Civil Engineering

Experience Level: Entry level

Applicants Count: 3

Job Description: About Us
Do you enjoy solving real-life problems and creating a positive impact on society? Do you want to work flexibly in a way that empowers you?
With Amey Consulting, you’ll work with high-profile infrastructure organisations, giving you the unique opportunity to bring ground-breaking work to life. Your solutions will have an impact, making a genuine difference in people’s lives. You’ll work in a growing team that is inclusive, open-minded, and where your professional development can thrive.
It’s where you feel valued and alive.
The opportunity
Transport Scotland recently awarded Amey the Northeast Trunk Road Network Management Contract. This 8-year contract (extendable to 12 years) begins in August 2022 and builds upon our success in winning the Southwest Trunk Road Network Management Contract in 2020. Designing some of the largest civil engineering and associated infrastructure projects in Scotland with cumulative values in-excess of £1bn these long-term contracts provide excellent opportunities for technical, engineering, and professional design staff at all stages in their careers to be involved in some of the most exciting and challenging engineering projects associated with Scotland’s arterial road network.
In addition to these long-term contracts, we also have a diverse portfolio of major roads, bridges and transportation and civil design projects with Transport Scotland, Local Authorities, and established Contractors across the county. Whatever stage you are at within your career from Graduate Engineers and Technicians through to experienced Incorporated and Chartered Engineers if you would like to join our team at this exciting time and progress your career within a supportive and flexible working environment with long term opportunities for significant career progression, we would love to hear from you.
The role
Due to increased workload, we are seeking to recruit a Transportation / Civil Engineer.  The successful candidate will undertake and oversee production of technical design, leading a dedicated design engineering team taking schemes from inception through design to construction.
As an Engineer at Amey Consulting, you’ll see your work from early design to the very end result, and every project will be different from the last. You’ll feel inspired to challenge yourself, as well as your colleagues. You’ll have the opportunity to thrive and we’ll help you shape your career whether through further qualification, learning new skills or whatever else you need to achieve your ambitions.
In a typical week you will
Develop effective concept design solutions that are consistent with the project brief. Implement effective, value for money and innovative design solutions to meet technical and project requirements. Undertake feasibility studies, appraisal / assessment reports and other written documents. Comply with relevant health, safety and environmental legislation, particularly the CDM Supervise and mentor junior members of staff. Provide support to the Senior Designer/Engineer within the design team on various design duties including: Surveys/Inspections Feasibility and other technical reports Planning, programming and cost estimation Design production Produce design schedules Review and amend design drawings Produce Specifications Support development of Graduate Engineers and Technicians Work to programme to deliver specified designs on budget and in time Prepare technical reports (eg Feasibility/Options Reports, Assessment Reports and other technical reports) Develop innovation and best practice on key deliverables Ensure compliance with all relevant technical standards
We want to hear from you if you have
A recently qualified Chartered Engineer MICE, MIHE, MCIHT, MIStructE  or TPP Demonstratable experience of delivering competent designs of minor improvements such as major junction layouts including traffic signals, lining and signing schemes for both the trunk and local road networks  Principal Designer with working knowledge of current CDM and H&S requirements  Computer literate and conversant with relevant engineering software packages such Keylines, Keyposts, Civils 3D        Experience in technical delivery as well as delivering traffic and transportation schemes. Developed experience and expertise within Highways/Transportation engineering, probably gained in a Assistant Designer/Assistant Engineer role or equivalent Knowledge of design processes and procedures relevant to the civil engineering discipline An ability to produce or oversee the production of technically sound transportation engineering solutions, complying with all relevant technical standards and client requirements working under supervision Experience in undertaking project related tasks associated with health, safety and welfare, e.g. Construction (Design and Management) Regulations Understanding of technical governance procedures within a consulting engineering environment You are happy to agree a programme of actions towards successful achievement of industry recognised qualifications, ie Incorporated or Chartered Engineer with a relevant body Good commercial awareness and knowledge of budgets and programmes
In return
We know that our people are our greatest asset, so we’ve built a reward and benefits programme that puts you first, including;
Competitive salary  Flexible working Exceptional development and progression plan  Contributory Pension Scheme  Minimum 24 days holiday + Bank Holidays  Additional Leave Purchase Scheme   Amey Rewards Portal including healthcare, dental and other flexible benefits.
Why join Amey?
Our success comes from a practical approach. We pride ourselves on solving complex challenges with original, real-world thinking, then turning it into a reality. Your solutions will have impact, making a genuine difference to people’s lives. It’s what makes a career with us unlike any other.  
We value collective expertise, but also the spark one person can bring. As one of us, you can really be you, because your individuality is an asset. You’ll be surrounded by people who want you to thrive and embrace new challenges.  
We don’t believe in typical: we believe a diversity of backgrounds and skills create the best environment and opportunities. It means we ask better questions to arrive at better answers because we learn from each other’s perspectives. And this means better outcomes for our clients our communities and ourselves
With design hubs in, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Motherwell, Perth, Aberdeen, together with shared office space in Dumfries, Ayr, Dundee, Inverness, Aberdeen and Huntly you will have the opportunity to combine flexible hybrid working with in person office working. We are able to support flexible working around our core hours of 10-3pm and anticipate a mix of home/office working.
We strongly encourage the development towards a professional qualification with a recognised Institution and pride ourselves on mentoring engineers. We can offer significant support towards Chartered Membership and professional qualification, and you will be rewarded with a bonus of up to £5k on completion

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