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Job Information

AECOM Technical Director - Mechanical Engineering in Brisbane, Australia

Australia - Queensland, Brisbane

Job Summary

As a key pursuit in AECOM’s ANZ Water growth strategy, our Water Infrastructure & Treatment Team has an opportunity for a Technical Director with Mechanical Engineering background and expertise to join our growing business. Ideally based in Brisbane, this is a career-defining opportunity for a driven professional to play an instrumental role in the continued growth of our water-related service offering across the South East Queensland and wider ANZ markets.

Our Water Infrastructure team prides itself on the delivery of high-quality multi-service integrated delivery for water and wastewater infrastructure needs across the asset lifecycle. This team provides engineering services to a range of internal and external clients on projects across the municipal, industrial, civil infrastructure, mining, defence and oil & gas sectors. Our group includes civil, process, mechanical, electrical and controls disciplines.

Using your strong client-focus and developed networks, you will lead our multi-disciplinary team in the technical delivery of timely, innovative and high-quality project outputs. You will provide technical practice group leadership for process mechanical and major pump stations as well as act as a lead verifier in these disciplines.

Minimum Requirements

Utilising your 20+ years’ professional experience, you will have demonstrated experience in providing technical leadership in industrial and municipal water and/or waste-water projects within a dynamic consulting and design environment. You will have a successful track record of building and maintaining client relationships and business development and the ability to work collaboratively across regions and geographies.

Preferred Qualifications

Tertiary qualifications, CPEng, RPEQ registration and consulting experience are a must.

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 Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 254140BR

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.