AECOM is built to deliver a better world. We design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets for governments, businesses, and organizations in more than 150 countries. As a fully integrated firm, we connect knowledge and experience across our global network of experts to help clients solve their most complex challenges. From high-performance buildings and infrastructure to resilient communities and environments, to stable and secure nations, our work is transformative, differentiated and vital. A Fortune 500 firm.
AECOM is one of the world’s largest professional engineering consultancies, bringing a comprehensive portfolio of building services and engineering skills to projects encompassing all types of building and use from world class sporting venues through to commercial properties, healthcare & research, hotels, industrial & manufacturing, and infrastructure both in the UK and overseas.
We have a number of opportunities across the UK for Building Surveying graduates to work within our surveying teams, to help provide a range of building surveying services to our clients in the UK and around the world.
AECOM provides building surveying services to Clients in both the public and private sector, and to organisations in all areas of the Construction Industry including:
- Commercial Estate
- Manufacturing, Industrial and Automotive facilities for Clients such as Rolls Royce, BMW and Jaguar Land Rover
- Education establishments including schools, academies and universities
- Leisure and Culture projects such as theatres, concerts halls and museums
- Local Authorities
- Defence (UK and overseas)
- Heritage Clients
Project Based (Design) Work
You will have the chance to be involved in all stages of a project. From initial project definition and brief, design and specification, through to procurement, construction and building use, you will have an opportunity to work with a wide variety of clients including some very high profile names, often working alongside other construction professionals in multi-disciplinary teams. We believe that actually doing the work itself gives the best opportunity to learn, so you can expect to be given responsibility, and will need to be able to work both autonomously and as part of a team, all whilst receiving the guidance and support to allow you to develop.
Professional Based Work
You will be given the opportunity to undertake a variety of types of survey from condition surveys, lifecycle condition surveys, schedules of condition, dilapidations, building pathology surveys, party wall works and technical due diligence work. Working under the guidance of senior staff to enable you to gain experience and knowledge in these areas.
The Building Surveyor role we offer can be varied and is dependent on the Client, sector and project we are working for as well as the team for which you will be working. General Building Surveying duties are listed below and will be provided as far as practicable to ensure breadth of knowledge for gaining successful Chartership through the RICS APC.
- Feasibility Studies
- Design and specification
- Detailed drawings (CAD not required, but the ability to provide clear mark ups for CAD to produce drawings will be expected)
- Planning applications
- Listed building and conservation area consents
- Building regulations
- Tendering process
- Contract administration
- Measured surveys
- Condition surveys
- Technical due diligence
- Party wall awards
A Building Surveying Graduate at AECOM could have the opportunity to assist in all of the above tasks, and see projects from inception to completion on site.
London, Basingstoke, Peterborough, Leeds, Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow, Bristol, Exeter, Plymouth, Belfast