AECOM Principal Mechanical Engineer in Adelaide, Australia

Business Line Building Engineering

Position Title Principal Mechanical Engineer

Australia - South Australia


Job Summary

Building + Places Adelaide have an rare opportunity for a Principal Mechanical Engineer to join our building services team. We’re seeking a Mechanical Engineer with experience in Design and Construction. The projects span a diverse range of the construction sector including Defence, Health, Commercial, Hospitality, High-Reliability Data Centres, and Retail. The Principal Mechanical Engineer is part of the Building Services team which plans, manages and ensures delivery of the mechanical engineering aspects for projects within budgets and time lines. Responsibilities include the design and delivery of mechanical project work and developing and enhancing relationships with the client, as well as staff.

Minimum Requirements

As a Principal Mechanical Engineer you will:

  • Undertake Mechanical engineering design from concept through detailed design phases

  • Manage project stakeholder engagement and project brief confirmation and sign off

  • Coordinate the Mechanical spatials and reticulation with the building services, architecture and structural design

  • Act as lead building services Project Manager for the project team

  • Be responsible for delivery of the Mechanical scope, in adherence to project quality systems, program and budgets

  • Managing the hours and budget for members of the Mechanical discipline team

  • Undertake site inspections and prepare memoranda of inspection

  • Be an active member of the Mechanical engineering team and contribute to the team’s success

  • Manage, train and mentor junior team members

  • Be responsible for managing your own time utilisation and revenue targets

Preferred Qualifications

Ideally you will have:

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical)

  • Professional registration such as CPEng is advantageous

  • Previous experience in construction services

  • Previous experience managing projects and budgets to meet time and resource requirements

  • Strong capability in assessing level of engineering input as appropriate for contract packaging

  • Competent in the use of systems such as Project Management tools

  • Exceptional interpersonal skills

  • Demonstrated experience in working in and managing multi-disciplinary project teams

  • Ability to achieve and maintain high levels of quality and consistency of outputs

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.

Job Category Engineering - Mechanical

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 186944BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.