AECOM Hydraulics Consultant in Brisbane, Australia

Requisition/Vacancy No. 146255BR

Position Title Hydraulics Consultant

Job Category Engineering

Business Line Building Engineering

Country Australia

State/Province/Region AU - Queensland

City Brisbane

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

Building Engineering

We deliver creative solutions for building projects for industry, government, commercial and leisure sectors. Our building engineering specialists have expertise in structural and building services engineering, fire engineering, acoustics, facades and seismic design. We embed sustainability principles in every design.

Job Summary

Our Building Engineering Team is growing! In order to support our internal project-pipeline and the continued growth of our business, we are looking for a Hydraulics Consultant to join our team.

Working within a highly motivated and driven team, you will plan, manage and deliver a range of hydraulic design packages to a broad range of clients within the Brisbane office. With support from our Hydraulics Lead, you will undertake hydraulic design through calculations and analysis. You will communicate results by preparing hydraulics sketches, schematics and drawings, developing both your technical and business development skills.

In addition to local projects and clients, our Hydraulics specialists function as a national team. This will enable you to provide hydraulics support for offices across the country, giving you the opportunity to work on a wide range of small, medium and large-scale projects.

Design services will include:

• Rainwater harvesting

• Sanitary plumbing and drainage

• Liquid trade waste

• Portable and non-portable water reticulation

• Hot water and warm water systems

• Energy efficient and solar hot water heating

• Water efficient designs

• Consumer gas services

• Commercial fire hydrant and hose reel design.

Minimum Requirements

• 3+ years’ experience;

• Experience working for a Building Services Consultancy – highly regarded;

• Ability to manage multiple priorities and communicate effectively with both internal and external clients around key dates.

This role is ideal for an engineer or trade-based hydraulics professional who thrives on working in a fast-paced environment where delivering high quality and technically accurate work is paramount.

Preferred Qualifications

• Appropriate tertiary qualification OR equivalent trade-based experience in hydraulics;

• Competent in the use of Revit;

• Working knowledge of MS Office Suite.

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.