AECOM Professional Civil Engineer - Water in Hamilton, New Zealand

New Zealand - Waikato, Hamilton

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 storm water infrastructure strategic planning and design, state highway roading storm water 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 co-ordination 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 co-operatively 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

About You

  • Minimum of 4 years 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

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Job Category Engineering - Water / Wastewater

Business Line Water

Business Group

Country New Zealand

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 194491BR

Clearance Required Yes

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.