AECOM Senior Contaminated Land Specialist in Townsville, Australia

Requisition/Vacancy No. 145915BR

Position Title Senior Contaminated Land Specialist

Job Category Engineering - Geology

Business Line Environment

Country Australia

State/Province/Region AU - Queensland

City Townsville

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


Our team of environment specialists offers clients expertise in air quality, impact analysis and permitting, environmental health and safety management consulting/due diligence, remediation consulting/engineering and construction/site restoration, specialty and emerging technologies, waste services and water and natural resources.

Job Summary

The Townsville Environment Team has a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Contaminated Land Specialist to grow our capability in North Queensland. In this senior position, you will be responsible for further developing the capabilities of the current NQ team in order to offer a full suite of contaminated land services within the local market.

With support from local leads and the Brisbane GSR team, this role will see you utilise your strong relationship building skills and client-focused approach. You will establish a known presence with new and existing clients across North Queensland, establishing AECOM as a strong competitor in the local market.

Minimum Requirements

This role is suitable for an individual who is looking to take the next step in their career. You will be a motivated and driven professional with 5+ years' demonstrated Contaminated Land Technical Skills as well as Project Management experience.

Consulting experience and local, Townsville and North Queensland knowledge and experience will be highly regarded.

We are looking for someone who is looking for an opportunity to build a high performing team and implement succession planning, whilst developing your own skill set and portfolio.

Preferred Qualifications • Relevant Bachelor Engineering – or similar.

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.