AECOM Civil Water Engineer in Perth, Australia

Requisition/Vacancy No. 147273BR

Position Title Civil Water Engineer

Job Category Engineering - Water / Wastewater

Business Line Water

Country Australia

State/Province/Region AU - Western Australia

City Perth

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 create comprehensive delivery solutions for water, wastewater and wet weather systems, desalination, water resources, water reuse, tunneling, and community infrastructure through traditional and alternative delivery services such as program management and design-build.

Job Summary

We are seeking a professional civil engineer with industry experience to join the Civil and Water Infrastructure team in Perth. The initial focus of this role will be supporting an existing workload of high profile urban infrastructure projects in Perth, including major transport upgrades.

The Professional role plans, manages and ensures delivery of projects (or component of) resources, budgets and timelines. Responsibilities include the preparation and presentation of proposals to clients and developing and enhancing relationships with clients, AECOM staff and suppliers.

  • Work includes multi-disciplinary projects in land development, urban renewal, water and wastewater infrastructure, defence, highways, rail and bridge design.

  • Meeting delivery requirements from concept through to detailed design and construction.

  • Assist in determining clients’ needs and expectations in proposals and project plans.

  • Contribute to the complete and integrated set of project documents by working co-operatively with team members.

Develop and foster client relationships through excellent project work delivery and contribute to repeat business by representing the company in a professional manner when dealing with clients, contractors and others.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor in Civil Engineering.

  • Minimum of 4 years post-graduate experience in civil design and construction.

  • Experience in water and wastewater pipeline, infrastructure and treatment system design.

  • Track record of obtaining approvals with utility providers, including working knowledge of Water Corporation standards.

  • Experience in consulting engineering or similar local/state government role.

Preferred Qualifications .

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.