Technician - United Kingdom

Recruiter
AECOM
Location
Nottingham
Posted
07 Dec 2018
Closes
10 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Technician, Nottingham, United Kingdom




United Kingdom - Nottinghamshire, Nottingham
Job Summary
We’re looking for organised, motivated, resourceful individuals who have a flexible can-do attitude to assist providing support to the Operations team, our own Engineering Geologists and the wider AECOM business.
As a Site Assistant Technician, you will be trained in our established working practices and the primary expectations for this role are as follows:


Provide assistance to Field Operatives and Site Engineers.


Undertake a wide range of fieldwork activities including trial pitting, drilling, concrete coring, in-situ testing and sampling in a number of different environments, including Rail and Highways.


Generally support all Site Investigation fieldwork activities and provide basic factual data.


Take pride in maintaining company equipment and vehicles to a high standard.


Must be able to work nightshifts as required by project and be able to work away from home.


Minimum Requirements

Training and Experience

Essential:


Full UK Driving licence.


Possess good communication skills, a desire to learn, take responsibility for quality of deliverables and be able to work effectively as part of a team.


An interest in Engineering.


Basic computer literacy and ideally familiar with Email, Microsoft Word and Excel packages.


Preferred Qualifications

GCSEs (or equivalent) in Maths, English & Science

Desirable Qualifications:


PTS, CSCS or any other H&S qualifications.


Experience in working in a Railway and/or Highway environment


Experience in the use of machinery or abrasive tools.


Mechanically minded.


Your benefits will include:
Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.
You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.
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.
NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.
Job Category Engineering - Transportation
Business Line Transportation
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 199917BR
Clearance Required No
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

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