AECOM Principal Reservoir Engineer in Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Business Line Water

Position Title Principal Reservoir Engineer

United Kingdom - Midlothian


Job Summary

We are currently recruiting for an experienced Principal / Associate Reservoir Engineer to join our well-established and experienced Dams and Reservoirs team in our centrally located Edinburgh office.

The team is has a full programme of reservoir safety work from public and private clients on a wide variety of interesting and challenging projects. Our clients include, water companies, contractors, private owners, industry regulators and agencies. We deliver solutions through out team of Engineers qualified under the UK Reservoirs Acts. Services include Supervision and Inspection of reservoirs, and implementation of upgrading works to meet current reservoir safety standards.

As a Principal / Associate Reservoir Engineer you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Lead the design of reservoir ‘works in the interest of safety’.

  • Supervision and Inspection of reservoirs if appropriately qualified under the Reservoirs Acts.

  • Preparation of technical specifications and design reports.

  • Ensuring all work is fully compliant with Health and Safety legislation, the CDM Regulations and other applicable codes.

  • Undertake project technical/quality reviews and attend design reviews for projects.

  • Contribute to group initiatives with respect to technical development / market sectors and processes.

  • Assist with project management and build upon your knowledge to enable you to lead projects using project management systems.

  • Assisting with and preparation of bid proposals and additional fee proposals.

Minimum Requirements

  • Supervising Engineer under the Reservoir Acts, with aspirations to join the All-Reservoirs Panel.

  • Strong technical experience in some or all of the following:- water management, hydraulics, hydrology, geotechnical engineering and structures.

  • Good report writing, communication and teamwork skills.

  • Good capability with Microsoft office, including word and excel.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ideally degree educated in Civil or Water Engineering or equivalent.

  • Chartered Engineer with ICE, CIWEM or equivalent.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Category Engineering - Water / Wastewater

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 168711BR