AECOM Mechanical Engineer – Building Services in Sydney, Australia

Requisition/Vacancy No. 149649BR

Position Title Mechanical Engineer – Building Services

Job Category Engineering - Mechanical

Business Line Building Engineering

Country Australia

State/Province/Region AU - New South Wales

City Sydney

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

AECOM have an exciting opportunity for a Mechanical Engineer to join our Buildings + Places, building services team.The role is ideal for professionals with strong technical backgrounds who are looking for the next step in their career and have an interest in developing detailed design solutions and being responsible for the delivery of a range of exciting mechanical engineering projects.

The projects you will be working on a diverse range of the construction sectors including Defence, High-Reliability Data Centres, Commercial, Hospitality, Transportation and Health. Some examples of projects include:Commercial fitouts at the new Barangaroo Precinct; Parramatta Square 4PS and 6PS Commercial Office Towers; Data Centre Projects in Sydney and Asia; Various other Data Centre Projects; Over Stations Developments; Sydney Metro; Various Defence Projects.

You will be working with driven professionals across various end-markets who are passionate, smart, creative, curious and quirky but proud to be part of a company that is dedicated to delivering a better world.

In this role you will be responsible for the following:

  • Preparation of design, specifications, reports, calculation, drawings, cost estimation and details/ schedules for projects

  • Undertake site inspections and prepare reports

Development of in house technical documentation

Minimum Requirements

  • Tertiary engineering qualification in Mechanical Engineering

  • 3-5 years of experiencein a similar role within a HVAC mechanical services industry is mandatory

  • Knowledge of design and analysis of mechanical piping and distribution systems including equipment selections

  • Familiar with HVAC and building codes and standards

Preferred Qualifications

  • Tertiary engineering qualification in Mechanical Engineering

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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