AECOM Senior Technical Officer in Canberra, Australia

Requisition/Vacancy No. 140518BR

Position Title Senior Technical Officer

Job Category Designer / Drafting / CADD / CAD

Business Line Building Engineering

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

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

We are seeking a passionate and highly motivated Senior Technical Officer with strong experience using primarily REVIT to join our award winning buildings group in Canberra. You will work predominantly within the commercial, health, residential and government sectors, extending into other business lines including Transport and Infrastructure projects. Working either independently or as part team to deliver accurate, timely and efficient production of models / drawings and other technical outputs, that will improve the service offered to AECOM clients.

In this role you will be responsible for the following:

• Drafting of Structural drawings in Revit format

• Co-ordinating building structures with other engineering disciplines

• Liaise with the Lead Project Drafter and Engineers to ensure timely delivery of design drawings

• Liaise with clients and other members of the design team

Minimum Requirements

• Ability to independently determine and develop an approach to solutions for routine problems

• AutoCAD and Revit drafting experience

• Experience drafting building structures to a consistently high standard and quality

• Conversant with web based document management applications such as Aconex, Teambinder, etc.

• Understanding of structural design principals

Preferred Qualifications

  • AutoCAD and Revit drafting experience

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.