AECOM Principal Highways Engineer in melbourne, Australia

Requisition/Vacancy No. 151817BR

Position Title Principal Highways Engineer

Job Category Engineering - Civil

Business Line Transportation

Country Australia

State/Province/Region AU - Victoria

City melbourne

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 www.aecom.com.

About the Business Line

Transportation

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

Due to recent project wins within our transport team we are excited to be growing our team. We are seeking Road and Highway Engineers to design and manage transport projects from inception, concept design through to detailed design and documentation. You will ensure all quality assurance processes are followed, deliver on time and to budget. You will have technical and project management skills coupled with a very strong client focus.

Minimum Requirements

  • Undertake and lead road and highway engineering design for projects for both government and private clients utilising experience in projects covering rural and metro types of road design is required. An appreciation of road drainage design and ancillary road design elements including road signage, linemarking, safety barriers, and utilities will be an advantage.

  • Ability to work in multi-disciplinary teams and coordinate the integration of road and highway designs with other disciplines including lighting, stormwater, pavements and structures.

  • Preparation of technical reports, specifications and calculations

Client and authority liaison for design approvals including arranging and attending meetings

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering or similar

  • 5 years relevant professional experience in Transport engineering

  • Experience in road design with knowledge of Austroads Guide to Road Design and Roads and Maritime Services Road Design Guide.

  • CP Eng qualified or working towards this.

  • Consulting 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.