Graduate Opportunity

Graduate Public / Environmental Health Engineer - 2020

Building Engineering

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Job Summary

AECOM is built to deliver a better world. We design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets for governments, businesses and organisations 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.

AECOM - Who We Are

AECOM is a collaborative force of world-class innovators, ideators, and visionaries, on a journey to transform our world for the better.

Well-designed water and waste systems are essential to successful, healthy and sustainable buildings< As Environmental / Public Health Engineers, we design systems for water supply and sanitation that< help buildings work better for occupants, owners and the environment.< We are perfectly positioned to address and help resolve water and energy related challenges.

In a rapidly changing world, we are faced with the challenge of supporting larger cities with increasingly scarce resources. For instance, water: all life is dependent on it but as global population levels continue to rise, this vital resource becomes ever more precious. As Environmental / Public Health Engineers, we are perfectly positioned to address and help resolve such water and energy related challenges. 

Job Responsibilities 

As part of our day to day role, we coordinate our design approach with mechanical and electrical engineers, providing integrated building services while collaborating with structural engineers and architects to ensure our systems are seamlessly integrated into the final design. External to the building curtilage, we also collaborate with water and civil engineers to ensure that plumbing and infrastructure work together, in sympathy with the complete water cycle.

As a discipline, our skills cover the following technical fields within the built environment:

  • Hot and cold water systems
  • Water conservation solutions
  • Solar thermal hot water systems
  • Borehole water systems
  • Above ground foul systems and rainwater systems
  • Below ground, sustainable and pumped drainage
  • Rainwater harvesting and greywater recycling
  • Specialist drainage (laboratories)<  Fuel gas, medical gases and vacuum systems
  • Water and oil leak detection systems
  • BREEAM, LEED and Ska Rating design integration
  • Wet and dry riser systems, sprinklers, first aid hose reel systems, external fire hydrants
  • Fire suppression (gaseous, water mist and foam).

Requirements 

  • An accredited Bachelor degree (min 2:2 or equivalent) in Mechanical, Building Services, Architectural Engineering, Environmental Engineering or Public Health Engineering with honours
  • A relevant Masters Degree or Engineering Doctorate (EngD) accredited by a professional engineering institution would be advantageous.
  • Maths and Sciences A-Levels (or equivalent) would be advantageous, at grade ‘B’ or above
  • Microstation, AutoCad and/or Revit would be advantageous
  • Membership of CIBSE SoPHE (grade of student or above).

Training

Our Graduate Development Programme (GDP) along with our huge scope of projects across the globe will challenge and inspire you to make a real difference to the world we live in. Our GDP forms a core part of our business strategy globally, designed to develop the best talent across numerous disciplines to lead our business into the future. We have over 750 graduates on our programmes across the UK & Ireland, from over 40 different disciplines, each and every one of them making a tangible difference to the environment we all live & work in.

We will provide you with all the tools and support you need to achieve your professional development< ambitions, including Chartership with the relevant international professional institution – where we have< graduates working towards over 30 professional institutions in the UK & Ireland. We will push you to< achieve the highest standards and expect our graduates to pass their professional review first time. You< will be assigned a mentor to support & guide your development, and undertake regular training modules< throughout the programme. There will be on-the-job technical development and classroom training< where required, and the opportunity to work on live client projects, with significant multi-disciplinary< exposure.

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Opportunity Overview

  • Ongoing
  • Competitive + benefits
  • 2:2 and above
  • London and St Albans (London)
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Disciplines accepted...

  • Architecture
  • Building Services
  • Environment & Sustainability
  • Mechanical
 

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