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Job Information

AECOM Water Resources Engineer in Brisbane, Australia

Australia - Queensland, Brisbane

Job Summary

Our team is growing! In order to support our growing pipeline of upcoming projects, we have a fantastic career opportunity for a Civil / Environmental Engineer to work on a range of projects across key infrastructure and mining clients across the region.

We are known as industry leaders in the delivery of water resources projects, particularly in the areas of flood risk assessment, coastal engineering, hydrological and hydraulic modelling, drainage design and mine water management. This role presents an opportunity to fast-track your technical and business development skills, working with specialists across the globe.

Our Brisbane Water Resources Team provides multi-disciplinary, integrated delivery of water resources services across all industry sectors, offering a broad variety of office and site-based opportunities! The team are currently working on five sections of the Inland Rail project in QLD and NSW, which spans approximately 400km, as well as the Bruce Highway Link Flood Study, Cross River Rail (RIS) and other large infrastructure projects. We are also delivering various exciting projects for our mining and resourcing clients such as BHP and Arrow Energy, as well as providing specialised technical services (for example CFD modelling) to our internal clients worldwide.

We encourage your professional and personal development and you will be supported in obtaining your CPEng and RPEQ if you are not already accredited and receive strong mentoring and support in order to progress your career.

Minimum Requirements

  • 3+ years’ relevant professional experience;

  • Successful track delivering work within a consultancy environment;

  • Demonstrated experience with water resource modelling packages such as TUFLOW, MIKE, DRAINS, HEC-RAS (1D and 2D), RORB, XP-RAFTS, URBS, XP-STORM, MUSIC, GoldSim, OpSim etc.

  • Experience with 12D design software;

  • Proficiency in GIS software such as ArcMap and QGIS;

  • Experience developing water balance models and dam failure impact studies;

  • Good working knowledge of ARR2016, TMR Drainage Manual, and QUDM;

  • CFD modelling skills using software packages such as Flow-3D or OpenFoam – highly regarded

  • Programming skills in VBA, Python etc - desirable.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Tertiary Qualifications in a relevant Engineering discipline, Water Resource Management or Environmental Science/Hydrology - essential;

  • RPEQ/CPEng highly regarded (essential for senior roles.)

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 Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 238595BR

Clearance Required 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.