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Job Information

AECOM Mechanical Engineer - Fuel Systems in Brisbane, Australia

Australia - Queensland, Brisbane

Job Summary

As a result of a significant project pipeline, AECOM’s Resources, and Industrial Business has an opportunity for a Mechanical Engineer to help drive the technical outcome for a series of active fuel projects across the defence and private sectors for AECOM’s valued Clients.

Specifically, this opportunity will require a technical understanding across bulk fuel installations, with the ability to support the generation of detailed designs from concept through to execution.

This is a design consulting role that will influence outcomes with our clients across the areas of Defence, maritime, aviation and large vehicle refuelling and bulk fuel storage of liquid hydrocarbon fuels. You will be hands on in the development of engineering design documentation and construction phase technical support for new-build, upgrading and refurbishment of bulk fuel infrastructure.

Minimum Requirements

  • Ability to develop concept designs from scratch with minimal supervision, ensuring innovation is at the forefront of all early discussions

  • Experience in developing engineering designs within defence fuel installations and hazardous areas

  • A minimum of 3 years+ (Post Graduation) experience in the field described above

  • Experience in Design/Engineering/Consulting projects

  • Defence Security Clearance or ability to obtain same

  • Strong oral and written communication skills.


  • CPEng/RPEQ – or ability to obtain

  • Bulk Fuel Engineering Design Experience for Defence, Aviation and Maritime

  • Knowledge of Code and policy compliance including AS1940, AS4897, AS 4041, AS2885, ASTM, ASME, API, MSS and the Defence Fuel Infrastructure Design Practices Manual.

Preferred Qualifications

  • A Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering

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 - Mechanical

Business Line Industrial

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 256289BR

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.