Airfield Design Engineer - Junior

Mott MacDonald
14 Oct 2016
28 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Within our Aviation department you will work with the sponsors and contractor's team leading the delivery of airport engineering projects; leading the production and submission of proposals for related commissions. In addition you will be required to oversee and assure the work of more junior members of the team. As a Junior Engineer in the Aviation team you will be required to work on a variety of UK and International projects for our clients. The primary involvement and responsibilities may include but are not limited to the following: Key Responsibilities: - Participation in Airfield planning & engineering design - Develop engineering skills to become specialist for pavement design and airfield engineering - Work in collaboration with other team members under the supervision of the Project Manager and the Senior Engineer - Assist with the establishing of project scoping, contractual and financial management - Contribute to open communications across the project delivery/client teams, including attending internal and external project meetings - Willingness to work on varied and concurrent commissions with a range of project stakeholders and represent the company to clients - Complete internal training programs to guide you in the chartership process and professional career - A willingness to travel overseas (sometimes at short notice) as required Person Specification: - Degree in Civil Engineering (preferably a master) - Chartership of a relevant internationally recognised professional body - Able to organise work-load according to need of project and team - Computer literate, being proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint with a good working knowledge of specialist design packages, AutoCAD and other 3D drawing packages - Good working knowledge of relevant aviation design standards e.g. ICAO, FAA - A team player and self-starter comfortable in taking responsibility for your own work - Clear and efficient verbal, written, visual and presentation skills