**At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.**
We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.
Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.
**Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.**
We will give you 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.
We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.
We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.
When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.
We require ambitious team players with the knowledge, experience and skills to take day to day responsibility for delivery of projects and tasks, ensuring technical quality and adherence to budget and programme. The positions will suit those who can work with a high degree of independence and lead the input to projects from desk study/feasibility through ground investigation and interpretation to final design. You will be joining an established team of Ground Engineers in the AECOM Chelmsford Office, working closely with colleagues across the UK&I.
To be successful candidates must have a proven track record in the delivery of ground engineering projects in the UK and be fully conversant with the technical standards that apply.
**Job Duties include:**
+ Close support to our Technical Directors and Associates in project delivery, work winning and maintaining high levels of client satisfaction.
+ On the job mentoring of junior staff.
+ Support practice development and innovation.
+ Active input to team and client meetings, being prepared to own decisions and put forward alternative ideas and concepts.
+ Develop client and co-professional relationships to build your own network of work-referrers and strengthen existing relationships.
+ Assisting with fee bids and proposals for internal and external clients.
+ Preparing, checking, and reviewing a wide range of technical documents including Desk Studies, Interpretative reports, Specifications, Drawings and Geotechnical Design Reports.
+ Ensure rigorous adherence to AECOMs industry leading quality assurance programme.
+ Possess strong problem solving and inter-personal skills, working closely and collaboratively with colleagues and clients in a multi-disciplinary environment.
+ Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to write clear and concise technical reports and documents.
+ A wide range of experience, knowledge and skills in geotechnical engineering.
+ A strong working knowledge of UK ground conditions and ground investigation practice.
+ Strong analytical skills and in-depth experience in the geotechnical design of foundations, earthworks and retaining structures.
+ Knowledge and experience of the application of the CDM Regulations.
+ BEng/MEng in Civil Engineering.
+ MSc in Geotechnical Engineering or a related applicable field is desirable but not essential.
+ Chartered Engineer status is required, or you must be on track to achieve this within the next 6 to 12 months.
With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! 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.
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.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Join us and let’s get started.
**Business Line:** Transportation
**Business Group:** DCS
**Strategic Business Unit:** Europe & India
**Career Area:** Engineering