AECOM Project and Design Manager - Infrastructure Renewal Projects in Sydney, Australia

Requisition/Vacancy No. 147615BR

Position Title Project and Design Manager - Infrastructure Renewal Projects

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

As our transport infrastructure ages, renewal and major rehabilitation projects are vital to keep Sydney moving. The engineering challenges are immense, balancing the needs to keep key infrastructure operational whilst also ensuring increasing its capacity to continue to serve the city for many years to come.

As a Project and Design Manager in the Civil Infrastructure business you will call on your experience of working on a range of different infrastructure projects to deliver high quality outcomes for our clients.

Minimum Requirements

The role is end to end project and design management, starting from investigation stage and taking projects through various stages including detailed design, pricing, procurement and construction support, commissioning and handover.

You will ideally have the following knowledge and experience:

  • Delivery of infrastructure renewal projects, preferably in the highways sector

  • Maintaining and developing long-term client relationships

  • Good design experience of all aspects of civil engineering including pavements, structures, tunnels, services and drainage

  • Budgetary control, forecasting project expenditure and programme performance

  • Identifying and acquiring necessary project resources and managing staff forecast

  • Be passionate about training and developing younger staff

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications

  • Civil Engineering degree or similar

  • 5-15 years’ 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.