AECOM Senior Rail Civil Engineer in Sydney, Australia

Requisition/Vacancy No. 151713BR

Position Title Senior Rail Civil Engineer

Job Category Engineering - Civil

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

Due to recent project wins within our civil infrastructure team we are excited to be growing our team. We are seeking Civil Engineers – Rail across Professional Engineer, Senior Engineer and Principal Engineer levels.

In this role you will be a key member of our multi-disciplined design engineering team in the Sydney office. Whilst you will rely on your general civil engineering experience, to be successful in this role you will be genuinely interested in furthering your rail sector career and share our client focus and passion for technical excellence.

Whilst rail projects will be your primary focus there will also be an opportunity to work on other complex, large scale civil infrastructure projects for AECOM clients.

Minimum Requirements

• Extensive experience of undertaking civil engineering design on rail projects –

• Experience working for government rail clients

• General experience of all aspects of civil engineering including road, drainage, earthworks, combined services and utilities design.

• Site experience including construction supervision of rail projects

• Develop and retain a high level of technical skill

• Passionate about training and mentoring junior team members

• Provide high quality technical advice to clients and ensures that the needs of clients are understood and met

Preferred Qualifications

• Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering or similar

• Preferably in excess of 7 years experience in a civil engineering role

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.