Airport Infrastructure Engineer

Recruiter
LeighFisher
Location
Wokingham, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 Sep 2019
Closes
17 Sep 2019
Ref
1247413355
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Jacobs leads the global professional services sector delivering solutions for a more connected, sustainable world. Providing a full spectrum of services including scientific, technical, professional, and construction - and program - management. Our 77,000 employees in 400 locations around the world serve a broad range of companies and organisations including industrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets and geographies. During our 125 years in the UK, we have been involved in some of the biggest and most challenging projects, delivering innovative and sustainable solutions to the country's most critical issues, from access to clean air and safe water, civil and national security and safeguarding mobility. That's because Jacobs is much more than just a traditional engineering company. Ranked No. 1 by Fortune's 2019 World's Most Admired Companies... Source - Construction&sortBy=industry-rank Jacobs has an enviable reputation in the UK consultancy sector as a result of a portfolio of high profile projects with clients that include Heathrow, Gatwick, Manchester Airport Group, and many regional airports plus other international airport clients. Our current portfolio of projects includes the role of Programme Management Designer for Heathrow's Resilience Programme. We are also leading the airfield design element of the Heathrow Expansion Programme, including runway 3. We have led the airfield design of the Manchester Airport Transformation Programme, currently the UK's largest aviation development, for more than 3 years. Our plans to add to this exciting portfolio continue apace. Would you like to be a member of our dynamic and expanding team in our Reading (Winnersh) or brand new London offices? We are wishing to recruit experienced Airport Engineers to join our established Aviation design team. You will become a member of a large and expanding design team, taking a leading role in delivering airport design services throughout all stages of major project development and in all areas of airport infrastructure design, working independently and reporting to the Project Manager. * You will lead a team of junior engineers and technicians working on a variety of airport projects. * As a task Leader, Assistant Project Manager or Design Manager and be responsible for the preparation of feasibility studies, scheme reports, scheme design and detailed design for major and minor projects. * You will attend progress meetings and liaise with all essential stakeholders * The role will also encompass resource, financial and commercial management Essential Criteria; * Bachelors or Masters Degree in Civil Engineering accredited for corporate membership of the Institution of Civil Engineers, or equivalent qualifications. * A minimum of three years' experience in airport design and construction * Membership of a relevant professional body and be working towards chartered status * Extensive experience of airfield geometric design with a good understanding of specialist design packages such as Autodesk Civil3D * Detailed knowledge and experience in the application of the airport pavement design procedures * Experience of airport infrastructure design * Experience of airfield inspection and pavement inspection including PCI * A willingness to work overseas from time to time Desirable Skills; * Airport construction site experience * Experience of Autodesk Vault * Experience of drainage design using MicroDrainage WinDES * Experience of the ...

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