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Job Information

AECOM Professional Civil Engineer - Water in Hamilton - NZ, New Zealand

New Zealand - Waikato, Hamilton - NZ

Job Summary

We are seeking a professional civil engineer with industry experience to join our Civil and Water Infrastructure team in Hamilton, New Zealand. In this role, you will focus your time supporting an existing workload of local water, wastewater and stormwater infrastructure strategic planning and design, state highway roading stormwater projects (NZTA), regional land drainage projects involving pump stations and stopbanks (Waikato Regional Council and Bay of Plenty Regional Council). Work includes multi-disciplinary projects in land development, urban three waters infrastructure, roading and rural drainage.

As a professional level engineer AECOM will invest in your development through in a number of different ways including exposing you to working alongside professionals with a diverse range of skills to plan, run and deliver individual tasks or small projects, including resources, budgets and timelines. A locally nimble business with the added advantage of having exposure to a broad network of professionals, a range of iconic projects, technical training forums, internal learning platforms as well as a range of social activities means you will not only develop professionally but have fun at the same time.


  • Preparation and presentation of proposals to clients

  • Contribute to winning, manage, design and delivery of small to large-scale projects

  • Management of resources, budgets and timelines

  • Ensures integrated design through effective communication and coordination with other disciplines

  • Meeting delivery requirements from feasibility through to detailed design and construction

  • Assist in determining clients' needs and expectations in proposals and project plans

  • Contribute to the complete and integrated set of project documents by working cooperatively with team members

  • Develop and champion client relationships through excellent project work delivery and contribute to repeat business by representing the company in a professional manner when dealing with clients, contractors, and others

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum 4 years of post-graduate experience in civil design and construction.

  • Experience in civil design, stormwater, water and wastewater infrastructure planning and/or design is necessary.

  • Experience in water resources and environmental engineering is desirable.

  • Track record of obtaining approvals with utility providers, including working knowledge of local and national three waters infrastructure design standards and requirements.

  • Experience in consulting engineering or similar local or regional council role.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor in Civil Engineering​

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 New Zealand

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 214101BR

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.


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Meet the career of your dreams. Do you have your eye on the future and want to make a difference? We can help you turn knowledge gained through your education into limitless career potential.

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