AECOM Civil Designer - Transport in Cairns, Australia
Australia - Queensland, Cairns
The AECOM Cairns office has successfully delivered a wide range of projects for over the last 30 years including some of the largest and most complex transport planning projects outside of South East Queensland. Our skillset extends across all phases of the design process (i.e. strategic planning, design development, detailed design and documentation, as well as construction phase support), and we work across a very large geographical area that includes remote sites such as Cape York Peninsula and the Torres Straits.
AECOM's Cairns office has an opportunity for a Civil Designer to join our team. This role will see you working as part of our highly experienced team where you will apply your design drafting and technical design skills to produce engineering drawings and documentation for a range of different projects, including Cairns Ring Road and other large-scale State Government projects.
You will actively participate in, and contribute to, all technical aspects of the design process, applying your high attention to detail in the preparation of the project drawings and documentation.
This role will give you the opportunity to work with our lead designers, project engineers and project managers to further develop your technical and project management skills.
AECOM strongly supports career development across our design team. Being part of our close-knit Far North Queensland office, whilst being connected with a national team of designers, will give you exposure to a range of project and technical expertise, facilitating mentorship and coaching.
Recognised qualification (eg. Associate Degree, Bachelor of Engineering Technology, or equivalent);
Proven ability to lead the development of simple-to-moderate design projects and work independently as a lead designer;
Capability in computer design package AutoCAD and 12D;
Demonstrated experience in a combination of Civil/Transport works, including TMR experience;
Career driven and passionate about delivery of above-expected outcomes.
- Project Management experience will be highly regarded.
Benefits at AECOM
The Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) recognises AECOM as taking a sophisticated, holistic approach to supporting women and men’s participation throughout our workplace.
We provide a diverse and inclusive work environment and offer many benefits to ensure your professional development & wellbeing.
Flexible start and finish times, working from home, part time and job share options;
Work-from-home equipment packages and assistance;
State of the art, modern and contemporary offices;
Paid parental and partner leave;
Purchased additional annual leave + salary packaging;
Corporate Employee discounts from up to 400 retailers;
Wellbeing benefits eg. Vaccinations, health insurance discounts;
Employee stock purchase plans;
Professional and technical development opportunities.
AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or recruitment agencies. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM and in the absence of a signed Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any recruitment fee.
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 Designer / Drafting / CADD / CAD
Business Line Transportation
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 242749BR
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.