AECOM Geotechnical / Tailings Engineer in Brisbane, Australia

Business Line Water

Position Title Geotechnical / Tailings Engineer

Australia - Queensland


Job Summary

AECOM’s Civil Infrastructure Business is looking for a highly driven Geotechnical Engineer (or Senior Engineer) with Tailings experience to work within our Ground Engineering and Tunnelling Group in Brisbane. This role will see you utilising your strong design and construction background to fulfil a technically focused role, concentrating on the investigation, design, construction and closure of tailings storage facilities. Your experience working with waste rock dumps and other mine infrastructure will be an advantage.

This role will see you lead, plan, evaluate, design, manage and contribute to the timely delivery of projects. Apart from a continued pipeline of work on tailings storage facilities, the successful candidate will also be required to compile and prepare competitive proposals; presentations, technical reports and liaise with clients to ensure continuity of work across a wide range of geotechnical projects.

The opportunity will require work out of Brisbane office as well as site-based work within Queensland. The role is available for an immediate start.

Minimum Requirements

• 5-10 years’ demonstrated geotechnical experience with experience in design and construction a must have;

• Experience in a consulting environment with demonstrated ability to collaborate with Clients, internal team members and field personnel;

• Experience in leading small geotechnical teams and delivering geotechnical solutions;

• Availability to travel for project work;

• Demonstrated experience in using MS Office and geotechnical software..

Preferred Qualifications

• Bachelor of Civil Engineering (or equivalent)

• CPEng and RPEQ (or sufficiently qualified to apply)

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.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering - Civil

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 168276BR