AECOM CI Team Lead in Canberra, Australia

Requisition/Vacancy No. 157061BR

Position Title CI Team Lead

Job Category Engineering - Civil

Business Line Transportation

Country Australia

State/Province/Region AU - Australian Capital Territory

City Canberra

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 provide professional services in areas such as aviation, transit, freight rail, highways and bridges, planning, and ports and marine. Our global network of top-tier specialists delivers comprehensive services over the full life cycle of a project to benefit clients in government and private industries.

Job Summary

Our Canberra office is looking for a highly driven professional to lead our Civil Infrastructure team, based at our civic offices in Canberra. As a highly experienced professional, this role will give you the opportunity to lead a strong team to further growth across a range of city shaping projects, including major transport, urban design, transport, and water opportunities.

You will be an excellent leader for your team, proactively and passionately supporting staff to achieve outstanding results for our clients. With an eye for the market, and an outgoing personality, you will also drive a strong client-centric culture, helping to position your team for success.

Utilising your considerable experience within the sector, you will support relationships with existing clients and actively seek new business opportunities to build the AECOM brand across the region. Not only will you prepare submissions and bids for projects, as part of a multidisciplinary team, you will also contribute to a wide range of projects.

As part of your role, you will also join the Canberra office leadership team to provide visible leadership across the entire office.

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience working within private industry preferably with significant people management and development of teams,

  • A focus on the built environment, preferably in civil/urban design

  • Demonstrated experience managing complex projects and meeting and exceeding delivery requirements

  • Experience leading and mentoring a team of professionals to deliver exceptional service

  • Significant consulting/business knowledge, with major project and/or team management experience

  • Excellent knowledge of project management, and business management systems and procedures, and financial systems

  • Demonstrated commercial acumen, customer focus and business analysis skills

  • Leadership skills including technical, human relations, team building, innovation and motivation

  • Strong client engagement and business development experience would be advantageous

Preferred Qualifications Relevant tertiary qualification.

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.


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