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Job Information

AECOM Senior Water Engineer in Auckland, New Zealand

New Zealand - Auckland, Auckland

Job Summary

Our Auckland based water infrastructure team is involved in delivering some of the most exciting, regional, national and international transformational infrastructure projects across; wastewater, flood management, highway drainage, urban stormwater, irrigation, water supply, and raw water.

The scope of technical work for this role has a focus on stormwater providing drainage and runoff treatment skills working along-side our hydraulic modellers undertaking, all stages of water infrastructure design for stormwater across all modes of transport and in the urban environment.

This is a unique opportunity to grow a professional portfolio of challenging water infrastructure projects for a range of public sector clients. You will be a part of our industry-leading water business and lead and contribute to the delivery of a wide range of sustainable and resilient projects that provide great outcomes for our clients, our local community and AECOM

The Senior Water Engineer performs complex technical tasks on medium to large-scale projects that deliver high quality outcomes for AECOM clients. This role may also have leadership and supervisory responsibility for small teams.

The Senior Engineer is able to perform the design of stormwater reticulation systems unsupervised

Minimum Requirements

  • An average of 8 plus years’ experience

  • Fundamental understanding of 12D design software.

  • Good understanding of software such as AutoCAD, Culvertmaster, Flowmaster, HEC-RAS and an appreciation of other 2D and 3D dynamic water modelling software that could enhance efficient drainage design.

  • Experience in the design of stormwater reticulation systems, culverts, stormwater treatment and management devices.

  • Good technical understanding of Hydrology and Hydraulics.

  • Familiar with NZTA and Council guidelines.

  • Has a transport or urban development project background.

  • Able to use all Microsoft Office packages.

  • Knowledge of the market for consulting services.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Engineering degree and qualifications in one of the water engineering related disciplines (Civil, Mechanical or similar)

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 Engineering - Water - Wastewater

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country New Zealand

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 254846BR

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.