AECOM Principal Tunnelling Engineer in Bangalore, India

Requisition/Vacancy No. 143570BR

Position Title Principal Tunnelling Engineer

Job Category Engineering - Water / Wastewater

Business Line Water

Country India

State/Province/Region IN - Karnataka

City Bangalore

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


We create comprehensive delivery solutions for water, wastewater and wet weather systems, desalination, water resources, water reuse, tunneling, and community infrastructure through traditional and alternative delivery services such as program management and design-build.

Job Summary

  • In line with the growth of AECOM we are actively looking to expand our core tunneling business with a Principal Tunnels Engineer.

  • This is a challenging role involving the management of a team of technical professionals who have significant experience in the transport and utility sectors. You will need to demonstrate experience of leading and developing a similar team while also running projects in their own right.

Minimum Requirements

  • The successful candidate must have experience leading teams on major tunnelling or underground projects.

  • The candidate must be a chartered and a member of a professional body (eg MICE).

  • The candidate must be interested in tunnelling projects and promoting the tunnelling activities in the transport, power and utility sectors.

  • The candidate must have the capability to satisfy client and business expectations and be able to consider the wider financial and commercial implications of their and their team’s actions.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's Degree

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.