At Arcadis we focus on attracting, retaining and developing people who share our passion and commitment to improve quality of life.
In return we offer you the opportunity to transform your world and the world around you, that could be through client work, upskilling yourself, championing equality and inclusion or getting involved in charity work, to name just a few.
Our people value different perspectives, they care about the sustainability of our planet and dare to shape the future.
One of our core values is people first’, and supported by our Lovinklaan foundation, we invest in you for the long term, to ensure you reach your full potential.
You’ll have the opportunity to own your career and work on industry-defining projects, finding solutions to real challenges that make a difference to people’s lives.
You’re encouraged to have a growth mindset and are given the space to develop personally and professionally, building a flexible career that works for you.
The main responsibilities of this role include, but are not limited to :
Responsible for managing technical aspects of smaller and / or less complex tasks or components of larger tasks, meeting financial, quality, timeframe and health and safety objectives
Typically assigned to provide a controlling technical role for single discipline on smaller and / or less complex tasks or elements of larger tasks
May undertake a Task Management Role in line with Arcadis Task Manager Academy competence requirements
Coordinate and manage small teams of single (own) discipline engineers and technicians
Work to ensure maximum internal stakeholder satisfaction, championing care and proactively working with internal stakeholders
Knowledge & Experience :
Ability to provide leadership and technical advice to junior team members
Ability to identify the limits of personal knowledge and skills
Ability to exercise sound independent engineering judgement and take responsibility for delivery outcomes
Demonstrate appropriate professional standards, recognizing obligations to society, the profession and the environment
Exercise responsibilities in an ethical manner
Able to communicate well with others at all levels including effective use of English orally and in writing
Able to discuss ideas and plan competently and with confidence
Possess effective personal and social skills
Able to manage diversity issues
Able to deliver close compliance with Arcadis management system requirements to support delivery of design and engineering projects
Ability to be a key contributor to safe design practice processes which consider safety during construction, operation and decomissioning through the use of hazard identification and risk assessment during design development
Have a sound knowledge of relevant design codes, legislation, hazards and safe systems of work
Understand how to manage health, safety and welfare within own area of responsibility
Experienced in leading, and working with, people from varied disciplines, backgrounds and cultures
Able to plan for effective task implementation and manage the planning and organisation of tasks, people and resources
Experience managing teams and developing staff to meet changing technical and managerial needs
Able to effectively manage quality processes
Have effective task management, stakeholder relationship management and commercial skills at a level expected of a professional person
Have a broad understanding of one or more sectors
Able to maintain and extend a sound theoretical approach to the application of technology in engineering practice
Have ability to use a sound evidence-based approach to problem solving and be able to contribute to continuous improvement
Able to operate reliably, independently and competently in a specialist discipline
Able to identify, review and select techniques, procedures and methods to undertake engineering tasks
Be capable of contributing to the design and development of engineering solutions
Able to implement design solutions and contribute to their evaluation
Able to provide input to estimates for the engineering budget and schedule and to oversee technical resources to meet requirements on small to medium sized projects
Consistently exhibit the behaviors associated with the role
In a task management role, have sound commercial knowledge including awareness of contractual conditions and procedures
Have a sound knowledge of sustainable development best practice
Manage engineering activities that contribute to sustainable development
Key Qualifications :
Bachelor Degree in Engineering or equivalent and formally licensed to act as a professional engineer (if required in their Arcadis GEC country)
Possess 5-10 years of relevant professional experience
In a task management role, preferable to have assisted an experienced task manager in the role