AECOM Mechanical Engineer in Alice Springs, Australia

Australia - Northern Territory, Alice Springs

Job Summary

AECOM has opportunities for

Mechanical Engineers supporting our program in Alice Springs, Australia. The selected candidate independently evaluates, selects and applies standard engineering techniques, procedures and criteria, using judgment in making adaptations and modifications. Performs responsible and varied engineering assignments requiring general familiarity with a broad field of engineering and knowledge of reciprocal effects of the work upon other disciplines. Independently performs all the tasks necessary to complete primary design elements for engineering works. Solves problems by use of combination of standard procedures, modifications of same or methods developed in previous assignments. Performance at this level requires developmental experience in a professional position. Receives general instructions on specific assignment objectives, complex features, and possible solutions. Assistance is provided on unusual problems and work is reviewed for application of sound professional judgment. Broad exposure to different types of projects including some experience across different business lines. This position requires proof of US Citizenship and a current TS/SCI Clearance and CI polygraph.


  • Engineer will develop/design solutions for a variety of technical problems of moderate to extreme scope and complexity across the mechanical engineering discipline.

  • Familiarity with REVIT 2014 and AutoCAD 2014 desirable.

  • Excellent communication and leadership skills, as this individual will be working with bother internal and external clients.

  • The focus of this position is largely on the peer review of department drawings developed by other firms. When performing reviews the response must be technically and grammatically correct to ensure the professional quality of the response.

  • The role is inclusive of HVAC/ hydronic and data center design, and will be supporting a number of different project types on DoD facility.

  • The applicant shall have an understanding of typical codes such as UMC, IMC, and UFC.

  • Familiarity with Design Build delivery / other alternate delivery methods and DoD facilities with housing, dining facilities.

This is a sourcing requisition for future hiring needs.

Minimum Requirements

  • TS/SCI or TSPV clearance w/poly

  • 7+ years of direct experience

  • BS degree in Mechanical Engineering

  • Familiarity with UMC, IMC, ASHRAE 90.1, UFC

  • Experience designing HVAC and Hydronic systems, data center cooling systems, Building Management Systems-BMS

  • Proficient in the use of computers for making engineering calculations, spreadsheets, and report writing

Preferred Qualifications

  • PE preferred, but not required

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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Engineering - Mechanical

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 205129BR

Clearance Required Yes

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.