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AECOM Senior Technical Officer - Energy in Fortitude Valley, Australia

Company Description

Work with Us. Change the World.

At AECOM, we're delivering a better world. Whether improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water, or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive. We are the world's trusted infrastructure consulting firm, partnering with clients to solve the world’s most complex challenges and build legacies for future generations.

There has never been a better time to be at AECOM. With accelerating infrastructure investment worldwide, our services are in great demand. We invite you to bring your bold ideas and big dreams and become part of a global team of nearly 50,000 planners, designers, engineers, scientists, digital innovators, program and construction managers and other professionals delivering projects that create a positive and tangible impact around the world.

We're one global team driven by our common purpose to deliver a better world. Join us.

Job Description

Due to recent project wins the Energy Digital Engineering team is seeking a Senior Technical Officer to join our QLD (Brisbane CBD) Energy team on a full-time basis.

This role within our Energy end-market provides design documentation delivery solutions to a broad range of energy and power authority sector and renewables projects, across many clients.

You will undertake, manage and produce appropriate intelligent CAD model production, documentation, and other technical work tasks to agreed deadlines, schedule, standards, and in accordance with the project plans.

You will also contribute to a complete and integrated set of digital project content including documents by working co-operatively with team members whilst liaising with the Project Managers, Engineers, and Drafters (locally and internationally) to ensure timely delivery of design deliverables, whilst maintaining, developing, and retaining the highest standard of technical design skills.

You will be given the unique opportunity to work with one of our key clients who are about to embark on an ambitious major transmission works program of a scale not seen in the Australian electricity sector in many decades. You will be also offered extensive Digital Transformation upskilling.

Strong data management mindset along with effective communication skills is essential for this role.


You will have demonstrable qualifications and experience, including:

  • Proficiency in AutoCAD essential.

  • Proficiency in Microstation non-essential.

  • Familiarity with AS1100 drafting standards.

  • Comprehensive understanding of working in a design office and preparation of engineering design drawings.

  • Excellent design and drawing checking ability.

  • Demonstrates experience delivering electrical projects.

  • Layout experience with a 3D understanding.

  • Undertakes, manage and produce appropriate 2D and/or 3D CAD model production, documentation and other.

  • Demonstrated ability to work independently to organise and prioritise demands.

  • Technical work tasks to agreed deadlines, schedule, standards (AECOM, clients and projects), and in accordance with the project plan.

  • Contribute to a complete and integrated set of digital project content including documents by working co-operatively with team members.

  • Liaise with the engineers and drafters to ensure timely delivery of design drawings, whilst maintain, develop, and retain the highest standard of technical design skills.

  • Demonstrated time management skills.

  • Ability to provide technical expertise to suit client requirements.

  • Knowledge of other software such as ProjectWise and MS Office Suite (specifically Excel and Word).

  • Show ability to mentor junior staff.

  • Genuine safety concern and mindset.

  • Ability to provide a safe, supportive, and positive workplace.

Additional Information


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AECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle – from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $13.1 billion in fiscal year 2022. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at and @AECOM.

Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity

You will have 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.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

ReqID: J10087186

Business Line: Energy

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: ANZ

Career Area: Digital & Engineering Technology

Work Location Model: Hybrid