AECOM Professional Fire Protection/Hydraulics Engineer in Melbourne, Australia

Requisition/Vacancy No. 144704BR

Position Title Professional Fire Protection/Hydraulics Engineer

Job Category Engineering

Business Line Building Engineering

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

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

An outstanding opportunity to join a Global Leader awaits a passionate and goal oriented Professional Engineer with 2-5years fire and hydraulic engineering experience . We are seeking enthusiastic, client focussed individuals who have a passion for learning. You will work within one of our Buildings + Places business lines and will gain some hands-on experience in working for a leading Professional Services company. You will have the opportunity to build relationships with our technical experts and begin to develop knowledge about our business and the industry.

Minimum Requirements

Key Responsibilities

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills will be required to assist the team to prepare and deliver fire protection design briefs, specifications, inspection and audit reports, etc.

  • Assisting the team to undertake site inspections and prepare inspection reports.

  • Assist the team in the design of Hydrant, Sprinkler, Hose reel, Detection and EWIS systems.

  • Assist the team with calculations (e.g. hyena, water and sewer calculations) and liaising with authorities and clients facing

  • Assist the team in building 2D CAD and 3D Revit design drafting from concept through to detailed design and construction phases and to coordinate with all relevant disciplines accordingly.

  • Assist the team in coordinate interfaces to the electrical, mechanical, BMS, hydraulics and communications disciplines.

  • Assist team and project managers by developing good working relationships with clients during the delivery of projects

  • Develop good relations with your team and other teams across multiple business areas and locations

  • Undertake on the job training

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or Master's in Mechanical or Fire Engineering

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Demonstrated time management and organisational skills

  • A strong sense of commitment, a willingness to learn, and a desire to work in a dynamic deadline drive environment

  • Quality and productivity in execution of duties and responsibilities as outlined above

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.