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Job Information

AECOM Senior / Principal Transmission Lines Engineer in Brisbane, Australia

Australia - Queensland, Brisbane

Job Summary

Are you looking for an opportunity to join a collaborative and creative team within the world’s leading professional services firm? Put your career into high gear, in this exciting opportunity to join a Fortune 500 organisation where you can thrive, fully leverage your strengths, feel heard, and contribute to AECOM’s mission to build a better world.

As part of our growing ANZ and global Energy business, AECOM has an opportunity for a Senior / Principal Transmission Lines Engineer to join our Energy team. As part of this role, you will have the opportunity to work with our highly respected Transmission and Distribution practice, with dedicated Energy professionals who provide advice and expertise to clients throughout Australia, New Zealand and Asia.

This role will give you the opportunity to provide business development and technical support as well as deliver quality project outcomes on time and budget delivery. You will be involved in leading the modelling, design of structures and foundations for Transmission Lines projects for a range of internal and external stakeholders.

Some of the day-to-day tasks will include:

  • Concept and Detailed Design of Transmission Lines using PLS-CADD software

  • Modelling of structures using PLS-TOWER, PLS-POLE

  • Foundation designs – varying from normal concrete foundations to pile foundations

  • Site visits and inspections as required

  • Drafting design reports

  • Assisting with the preparation of proposals

  • Interfacing / developing relationships with clients to secure new opportunities

  • Mentoring and supporting junior members of the team

Minimum Requirements

You will be able to demonstrate:

  • 10+ years’ transmission lines industry experience

  • In depth knowledge of transmission line design up to 330kV and higher voltage levels

  • Excellent organisation and communication skills

  • Self-motivated and a team player

  • Site experience / experience in projects being constructed

Preferred Qualifications

  • University degree in Civil, Structural or Mechanical Engineering

  • Proficient in PLS software packages

  • CPEng and RPEQ – or in process of obtaining.

What We Offer

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Electrical / Electronic

Business Line Energy

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 257784BR

Virtual: 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.