AECOM Principal Civil Engineer - Roads in Sydney, Australia

Requisition/Vacancy No. 151708BR

Position Title Principal Civil Engineer - Roads

Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Business Line Transportation

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


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

Our Civil Infrastructure team are in an excellent position to be part of Sydney’s infrastructure boom, we are offering you the opportunity to develop your skills and grow a brilliant career working alongside the industries best and brightest.

Your experience will have seen you undertake general civil works including road design and urban precinct planning for projects for both government and private clients. You will have a strong appreciation of road drainage design and ancillary road design, including road signage, line marking, safety barriers, and utilities. You will have previously been involved in design and project management activities for large scale roading projects.

Minimum Requirements

  • We are seeking collaborative team players with 5-8 years’ experience as a Senior Civil Engineer – Roads and Highways.

  • Bachelor and CpEng in Civil Engineering or similar

  • Experience in road design with knowledge of Austroads, DMRB, or ASSHTO Standards

  • Solid experience in key client contract management

  • Experience in technical advisor or technical reviewer roles for client

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.