AECOM Senior Structural Engineer Building in Sydney, Australia

Requisition/Vacancy No. 142972BR

Position Title Senior Structural Engineer Building

Job Category Engineering - Structural

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

Due to our recent project wins, we are looking to grow our Building Structures team. You will be working on some of the most challenging and exciting projects around the country with world leading technical experts. Some of the projects you could be working on could include: University of Queensland Sustainable Futures Building, Royal Hobart Hospital Tasmania, UTS Central Tower Sydney, Deakin University Learning Commons Building Melbourne.

Located in the centre of the city our modern offices, AECOM provides a great a place to work where we place a high priority on a fun and engaging work environment offering career development and mentoring as well as social and wellbeing opportunities.

As a senior engineer, you will be involved in all elements of the project lifecycle - from preparing proposals and presenting to clients, through to managing resources and budgets to ensure timely project delivery. Using your well-developed written and verbal communication skills, you will build strong relationships with clients resulting in winning work and gaining repeat business. Working in a multi-disciplinary environment, you will collaborate with teams across business lines and technical disciplines and mentor and coach junior engineers.

Some of your responsibilities will include:

• Effectively control commercial, managerial and technical aspects of the project or the part of the project you are responsible for

• Assist the Directors with their team management responsibilities

• Ensure effective communication of business issues to all staff reporting to you

• Understand and implement the Company’s strategy relating to customers (repeat business)

• Awareness of marketing opportunities and the capability of the business as a whole

Minimum Requirements

• Tertiary qualification in engineering (preferably structural).

• Minimum 10 years’ experience in related engineering background

• High degree of technical competence in the field

• Knowledge and competency in building structural specification and design

• Demonstrated skills in managing projects (or components of) and budgets to meet time and resource requirements

Preferred Qualifications

  • Tertiary qualification in engineering (preferably structural)

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.