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AECOM Civil Engineering I in Gauteng, South Africa

Job Summary

AECOM invites suitable candidates with experience in water supply pipe network design and modelling. The work will further include the following activities:

  • Work closely with Asset Planning Water Conservation Specialists for the prioritisation and identification of District Meter Areas (DMAs)/Water Supply Schemes for acoustic logger deployment.

  • Liaise with Data Analysts/Data Lead in relation to Water Supply Scheme and DMA audits, open/close and manage Leakage Management System (LMS) campaigns.

  • Liaise with Asset Intelligence to extract GIS data on a DMA level to support leakage reduction programmes.

  • Engage with client suppliers to support projects and programmes under the National Leakage Management team.

  • Attend regular meetings with Local Authorities (LAs) to advance leakage reduction programmes (eg DMA prioritisation, track follow-on Find & Fix (F&F) activities).

  • Prepare acoustic logger deployment plans, analyse data from acoustic logger supplier web-based platforms, handover Points of Interest (POIs) to Water Network Programme (WNP) contractors and/or LA direct labour staff, monitor progress on F&F following POI hand-over, track savings.

  • Work closely with WNP Leads to advance F&F works carried out by WNP contractors & LA direct labour staff, as identified as Points of Interest from acoustic logger data and traditional methods of F&F.

  • Be proficient in the use of the Leakage Management System (LMS), Maximo, client Temetra and any other client systems as required – obtain training as required.

  • Work closely with Capital, Operational & Asset Intelligence teams.

  • Playing a key role in stakeholder management with internal and external stakeholders - available to attend meetings with internal and external stakeholders as required.

NB: The is in the UK but will be completed remotely from in South Africa.

The candidate will be based in either the Cape Town, Durban or Centurion offices.

Minimum Requirements

  • 1 – 4 years’ relevant professional experience.

  • General civil engineering/ municipal engineering design experience - essential.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 1 – 4 years’ relevant professional experience.

  • General civil engineering/ municipal engineering design experience - essential.

What We Offer

We will give you 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. We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business. We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career. When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Civil

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country South Africa

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 274146BR

Additional Locations ZA - Cape Town, Carl Cronje Drive, Bellville, ZA - Durban, 1 Nokwe Avenue

Virtual: 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.