Recruitment fraud warning: Click here for more information.

slideshow content

Serpentine Pavilion

Fusing art, architecture and engineering

Designed by Diébédo Francis Kéré

United Kingdom

Good engineering is about observing, questioning and communicating to truly understand what’s at the heart of each project.

Amy Koerbel

Structural Designer, Buildings + Places

Moses Mabidha Stadium

Focusing on legacy, culture and location

South Africa

Contributing to projects that meld awe-inspiring design with economic and civic benefits is the ultimate career satisfaction.

Tim Ter Haar

Managing Director, Buildings + Places

Bloomberg European Headquarters

Encouraging cooperation and collaboration

United Kingdom

Our in-house expertise and wealth of knowledge across disciplines enable delivery of the most complex projects.

Coralie Soudee

Associate, Commercial Cost Management

Taizhou Bridge

Connecting with long-span suspension


In my work, I cross vast continents in search of new frontiers in bridge engineering. Bridges connect people and places, both physically and emotionally.

Dr. Robin Sham, CBE

Managing Director, Transportation

Connected and Automated Vehicles

Expanding mobility options

United States

We must consider the possible and not be limited by the tools and solutions available today. Our imagination and technical skills drive our solutions.

Veronica Siranosian

Director, AECOM Ventures

f a company that is <a href="" target="_blank">pioneering the future</a>. Our teams around t
ture that champions <a href="" target="_blank">inclusion, diversity</a> and overall <a href="" target="_blank">employee well-being</a> through programs su
any leadership. Our <a href="" target="_blank">core values</a> define who we are,
es down to not only <a href="" target="_blank">delivering a better world</a>, but working to “ma

Job Information

AECOM Geotechnical Engineer in Fortitude Valley, Australia

Australia - Queensland, Fortitude Valley

Job Summary

In order to support a range major projects and upcoming bids and opportunities, our Ground Engineering and Tunnelling Team in Brisbane has a fantastic opportunity for a Geotechnical Engineer with design consultancy experience to join our core team in Brisbane. This role will give you the opportunity to work on design programs from options-analysis through to detailed design.

A day in the life of a Geotechnical Engineer with AECOM can vary between supervision of a drilling rig on a mine site, design of a bridge foundation to construction support on infrastructure projects as they are getting out of the ground. Expect a great mixture of office-based and site-based work on a wide range of projects.

As part of a highly experienced team of technical specialists, you will be supported in growing your portfolio and provided with an environment that promotes training and development, enabling you to learn and grow.

Minimum Requirements

  • 2-6 years’ relevant professional experience;

  • Design consultancy experience – advantageous;

  • Excellent written communication skills;

  • A passionate learner and adaptable to change.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Relevant tertiary qualification;

  • gINT, Plaxis, Wallap, Rocscience Suite;

  • Highly proficient in the use of Microsoft Office Packages.

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 - Geotechnical

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 247876BR

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.