Full Time

Senior Geotechnical Engineer/ Geologist

Posted 2 days ago by Aecom
Chelmsford, GBR
Application ends: March 1, 2023
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Job Description

**Company Description**

**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.

**Job Description**

Possess strong problem-solving and interpersonal 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 and/or engineering geology. A strong working knowledge of UK ground conditions and ground investigation practices. You will preferably have good knowledge of Network _Rail_ and _Highways_ England design and reporting processes. Candidates should be willing to travel within the UK.

+ 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, supporting them to achieve _chartered_ status.Support practice development and innovation.

+ Active input to team and client meetings, being prepared to own decisions and put forward alternative ideas and concepts.

+ Prepare fee bids and proposals for internal and external clients.

+ Preparing, checking and reviewing a wide range of technical reports including Desk Studies, Interpretative reports, specifications, construction drawings and Design reports.

+ Ensure rigorous adherence to AECOMs industry leading quality assurance programme


+ BEng/MEng in _Civil_ EngineeringBSc/MSci in Geology, Engineering Geology or Earth Science

+ MSc in Geotechnical Engineering or Engineering Geology is desirable.

+ _Chartered_ Geologist or Engineer status is highly desirable. For this Senior level role you should be on track to achieve this within the next 6 to 12 months

**Additional Information**

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.

**ReqID:** J10071391

**Business Line:** Transportation

**Business Group:** DCS

**Strategic Business Unit:** Europe & India

**Career Area:** Engineering