Graduate scheme

South East + 7

At AECOM one of our key business lines is Bridges which is currently expanding due to a number of recent high-profile project wins which will be added to our already impressive portfolio. We are looking for ambitious, hardworking, enthusiastic Civil & Structural Engineering graduates who have computational, mathematical and design skills. Candidates will work on a variety of projects from concept design to implementation for clients who operate either locally, nationally or internationally. Those selected will have to be focused on delivery of results to our clients whilst finding enjoyment in technically challenging projects.

As leaders in the sector, our Bridges teams provide wide challenging opportunities in an ever-evolving industry. Our undisputable global position could give you the chance to work in the design of a major underground project between our London, Madrid and the Middle East offices; undertake the assessment and maintenance of the current UK bridge network, or propose renewal structural works for a central station. With both international and domestic clients, we are committed to providing quality, innovative and sustainable solutions using the latest technology in civil & structural engineering whilst taking advantage of our integrated range of services by collaborating with other disciplines within AECOM. Excellence, agility, perseverance, communication, forward-thinking and global awareness are some of the skills that our daily work demands from our teams in order to maintain and enhance our relationship with our clients and stakeholders as competition in the market grows harder.

Recent projects include: Ashton Gate Bridge, South Africa; Brent Cross Redevelopment; Chesapeake Bay Bridge; Crossrail; Dargan Railway Viaduct Strengthening; Dublin City Council Opening Bridges; Forth Replacement Crossing; HS2 ; Jodrell Bank Telescope; M4 Corridor Newport; Northern Hub; North Manama Crossing; Bahrain; Manchester Ordsall Chord; Thames Tideway and Tower Bridge Refurbishment.

Successful candidates will use industry leading computer software while working on a variety of different bridge specific expertise including:

  • Structural Design
  • Bridge Assessment
  • Finite Elements Analysis
  • Structural Inspections
  • Structures Renewal Feasibility Studies
  • On-site Works Supervision
  • Scheme Management

Graduates will be expected to contribute to the design of structures from inception to completion, undertake the assessment of existing structures throughout the different stages such as on-site inspection and analysis, or manage the resources and tasks within a scheme of structures. AECOM is committed to the development of our graduates providing mobility between different projects and gradually increasing the level of responsibility within the firm.

Minimum Requirements

  • BEng in Civil or Structural Engineering, with a 2:1 classification (or equivalent) or above
  • MEng or MSc in Civil or Structural Engineering would be an advantage
  • Structural modules or Structural/Bridge Engineering experience would be an advantage
  • Ability to demonstrate a good technical understanding of Civil & Structural Engineering
  • Demonstrable interest in Bridge Structures Engineering and developing a career in this industry
  • Willing and able to work towards chartership with the Institute of Civil Engineers (ICE) or Institute of Structural Engineers (ISructE)
  • Good Microsoft Office skills essential such as Word, Excel & PowerPoint
  • Ability to communicate effectively to internal and external clients, both verbally & in writing with the confidence to engage with a variety of people (clients, colleagues, stakeholders and sub-contractors alike) and the aptitude to rationally explain, explore and discuss technical issues and capture feedback
  • Enthusiastic, hard-working, with ambition and drive
  • Ability to structure & prioritise work effectively through close cooperation with the team as a whole
  • Ability to work in a team and independently without losing initiative & focus.

What We Offer

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.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

More Details

Apply by

31.05.2022

Locations

Dublin, Basingstoke, Bedford, Bristol, Cardiff, Chelmsford, Chesterfield, Croydon, Glasgow, Leeds, Manchester Newcastle, Birmingham

Regions

South East, South West, West Midlands, Yorkshire and the Humber, Ireland, East Midlands, North East, North West

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