We have opportunities for dynamic and motivated Tunnel Ventilation Specialists for our Epsom office. Candidates should have extensive experience in tunnel ventilation and/or tunnel fire and life safety analysis and design gained on road, rail and/or metro projects.
Atkins is the largest engineering consultant in the UK, the largest multi-disciplinary firm in Europe and fourth largest design firm in the world, with a turnover of £1.2Bn. The post of Tunnel Ventilation Specialist will afford opportunities commensurate with a company of such size.
Atkins has an impressive current portfolio of road, rail & metro tunnelling projects both in the UK and overseas. In the Middle East, Atkins has delivered major design commissions for, amongst others, the Dubai Metro, Qatar LRT and Jeddah Airport transit tunnels; and is currently working on major metro projects in Qatar and Saudi Arabia. In the United States we are developing an increased presence and are engaged in significant tunnel projects including the I70 Denver Road Tunnel. In the UK, the Tunnel Ventilation team continues to support LUL in its tunnel ventilation analysis for the upgrade of the underground network; has recently delivered a Scheme Design for the major refurbishment of the Heathrow Road Tunnels and continues to deliver design and tender design services for major UK projects including HS2, Crossrail, Northern Line Extension and underground station upgrade works. In northern Europe, Atkins is expanding and developing opportunities on tunnel projects together with its offices in Denmark, Norway and Sweden.
We are seeking to expand the current team of dedicated technical specialists to deliver these exciting commissions, exploit opportunities for growth and to extend our capability in underground technology further within the UK and worldwide. Successful candidates will be rewarded with a competitive benefits package and a tailored career path that takes advantage of an established internal network of technical excellence in delivering tunnel projects.
The tunnel ventilation team offers access to the latest 1D and 3D modelling software in the tunnel ventilation environment with significant investment being made in training and tools to maximize staff learning and expertise.
We welcome the opportunity to discuss a flexible working pattern for this vacancy. For roles advertised under the category of flexible working we would encourage you to explore the flexible working options we are able to offer during the interview process.