AECOM Water Resources Engineer - Civil/Environmental in Townsville, Australia

Requisition/Vacancy No. 148763BR

Position Title Water Resources Engineer - Civil/Environmental

Job Category Engineering - Water / Wastewater

Business Line Water

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


We create comprehensive delivery solutions for water, wastewater and wet weather systems, desalination, water resources, water reuse, tunneling, and community infrastructure through traditional and alternative delivery services such as program management and design-build.

Job Summary

Our Townsville Office is looking for a Civil / Environmental Engineer who is looking to grow and develop their experience in our Water Resources Group. As part of this professional role, you will work under the supervision of a Senior Project Manager and Flood/Drainage Modeller giving you the opportunity to grow your technical capabilities. You will work in our multi-disciplinary team on a broad range of projects across the state!

As part of this role you will undertake:

• Hydrologic and Hydraulic Modelling (flood, drainage);

• Drainage & coastal investigations and analysis

• Report writing.

Minimum Requirements

  • 2 to 8 years’ industry experience;

  • Experience working in a consulting environment – highly regarded;

  • Modelling experience – highly regarded.

This role is ideal for an experienced professional who is looking to expand their skill set and obtain more exposure to complex hydrologic and/or hydraulic modelling. AECOM strongly supports professional development and working as a part of our Water Resources Group will support your career growth.

Preferred Qualifications

• Tertiary Qualifications in Civil / Environmental

• Current Class C drivers licence

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.