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Job Information

AECOM Senior 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 Senior 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 significant technical understanding across bulk fuel installations, with the ability to generate 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.

The Senior Mechanical Engineer will provide engineering/technical inputs to the wider team, with the expectation that you will be a key team member for the client and AECOM design team. 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. The role will also provide an opportunity to mentor junior AECOM team members throughout ANZ and to help build on the existing capability in the fuel and defence sectors within the business. As an RPEQ and Chartered Engineer, you will be responsible for the technical quality for all of your work and will provide innovative solutions to our clients to ensure the optimum solution is delivered on time, every time.

Minimum Requirements

  • RPEQ/CPEng - Essential

  • Ability to develop concept designs from scratch without supervision, ensuring innovation is at the forefront of all early discussions

  • Experience in developing engineering designs within defence and hazardous areas

  • A minimum of 8 years+ experience in the field described above

  • Experience managing Design/Engineering/Consulting projects

  • Defence Security Clearance or ability to obtain same

  • Be seen as a technical leader in the fuel systems Engineering team

  • Effectively manage budget and time to deliver top class projects

  • Experience managing projects for a Tier 1 Engineering Consultancy

  • Strong oral and written communication skills.


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

  • Knowledge of Code and policy compliance including AS 1940, AS 4897, AS 4041 and the Defence Fuel Infrastructure Design Practices Manual

  • Strong industry networks with the ability to generate new leads

  • An effective leader with tenacity and drive to achieve outstanding results.

Preferred Qualifications

  • A Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering


  • Post-graduate Qualifications in Project Management

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. 256290BR

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.