AECOM Plumber in Alice Springs, Australia

Australia - Northern Territory, Alice Springs

Job Summary

AECOM has an exciting opportunity for a full time, fixed term position (3 years) in the role of Plumber at their Alice Springs office, with the possibility of extension.

Reporting to the Facilities & Maintenance Team Leader, in this role you will perform maintenance; repair and renovation work in residential, office and industrial facilities. This includes water and wastewater systems, drains, waste and vent piping, underground water and wastewater piping, backflow devices and LPG and Natural Gas systems.

Work is performed at residential properties as well as other facilities in the town of Alice Springs. Occasional overtime and callouts will be required.

This role is being offered as a 3 year, fixed-term contract based in the Alice Springs, working 40 hours per week. AECOM offer reasonable relocation and other support.

About You


  • Trade Qualification – Cert IV in Plumbing and Services

  • Gasfitters License

  • Current Drivers Licence

  • Ability to work within a team environment

  • Ability to work professionally with minimal supervision

  • Good interpersonal skills with a customer service focus

  • Good communication skills – verbal and written

  • Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines and successfully complete assigned tasks

  • Demonstrated ability to identify and analyse issues and develop solutions to problems


  • Certifying Plumber with Building Practitioners Board

  • Restricted Electrical Licence

  • Training in appropriate safety procedures (i.e. Confined Space Entry, Working at Heights,

  • Electrical Safety, Personal Protective Equipment, Lockout/Tagout, Working in Trenches etc.)

  • Strategic with proven project management skills

This role is suited to an individual with a strong customer service focus, who thrives on a fast-paced and busy environment.

Minimum Requirements

Please note – as part of this role you are required to hold an Australian Government NV1 Security clearance or have the ability to gain one. Drug and alcohol testing may also be required.

Preferred Qualifications

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Craft/Trade

Business Line Construction Services

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 201189BR

Clearance Required No

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.