AECOM Facility Architect in Alice Springs, Australia

Requisition/Vacancy No. 147795BR

Position Title Facility Architect

Job Category Architecture and Design

Business Line Government

Country Australia

State/Province/Region AU - Australian Capital Territory

City Alice Springs

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at ;

About the Business Line


AECOM’s Global Support Services (GSS) organization resides within AECOM’s Government business line and is comprised of three divisions — International Development, Operations and Mission Support, and Global Programs. GSS has the international presence, personnel networks and procurement infrastructure to deliver support for any mission, anywhere. We optimize the reliability, availability and sustainability of equipment, logistics systems and facilities for clients around the world. GSS supports the U.S. Government, non-U.S. Governments and industry clients with worldwide program management, planning, design, operations and maintenance, logistics, aviation services, security, international development, environmental and civil engineering and mission and intelligence support.

Job Summary

AECOM has an outstanding opportunity for a Facility Architect in Alice Springs, Australia. The selected candidate will lead new design efforts for building improvements and building expansion. The selected candidate will direct architectural designers and coordinate designs with site engineers. The candidate must also be flexible and able to adapt to rapidly changing project requirements and deadlines; develops technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems; works with minimal direction. Independently determines and develops approach to solutions; diverse knowledge of architecture principles and practices; has responsibility over designs, calculations, sketches, diagrams, schematic drawings, and working drawings, develops details and edits specifications; exercises considerable latitude in determining technical objectives of assignment; adapts and modifies design features and operational methods to meet a variety of situations; may oversee the work of less experienced architects and designers; adapts and modifies design features and operational methods to meet a variety of situations; develops technical solutions to complex problems which require the regular use of ingenuity and creativity; must be a self-leader without constant direction; Prepare design and installation packages, proposal evaluations, technical reports and cost estimates.

This is a sourcing requisition for future hiring needs.

Minimum Requirements

  • Proficient in AutoCAD Release 12 with at least 10 years experience working with a variety of project sizes.

  • TS/SCI with CI polygraph required.

  • Experience in the use of Microsoft Word and Excel.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Strong team collaboration and problem-solving skills.

  • Outstanding interpersonal skills and ability to work cooperatively with all internal and external stakeholders.

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Licensed as a registered architect in a state in the United States of America.

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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at to view the EEO Is The Law poster.