AECOM Principal Pavement Engineer in Melbourne, Australia
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The infrastructure pipeline in South-Eastern Australia continues to grow, and AECOM is playing an influential role in the development and delivery of many of these key infrastructure programs and projects. This includes projects in the rail, roads, aviation, urban development, renewable energy and defence markets.
AECOM is seeking applications for many roles to grow our Pavement Engineering team in Melbourne to support existing projects and pursue the exciting opportunities ahead.
You will have 6+ years of experience in the delivery of road and aviation projects, be experienced in pavement asset management, producing tender documentation, and construction support.
As an experienced Engineer specialising in pavements, you will have the opportunity to work on major road projects and capital city airports across Australia and New Zealand, and you will be supported by a network of skilled and passionate professionals across the world.
Your responsibilities will include:
Technical management of pavement and aviation projects and management of interfaces with other disciplines
Strong knowledge of national pavement design standards, materials, delivery procedures, and local industry context
Understanding of consulting business, project delivery, and ability to produce design documentation such as design reports, technical specifications, drawings at concept, preliminary, detailed, and issued-for-construction design phases
Undertake construction support services for roads and aviation projects, produce and review quality assurance / quality control records, and establish positive communication with Contractors and Clients
Create and reinforce connection with the industry, Contractors, and key Clients, and assist the Team with consolidating the AECOM Client portfolio and winning new Clients
Demonstrate passion and focus on sustainability in pavement design and construction
Review technical documentation and provide mentoring to younger engineers
Planning, supervision, and interpretation of geotechnical investigation and laboratory testing
Review and interpretation of non-destructive pavement testing with Falling or Heavy Weight Deflectometer, Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR), Light Weight Deflectometer (LWD), surface friction testing, and surface profiler testing
You will be an experienced Engineer specialising in pavements, ideally RPEV qualified.
You enjoy working in teams and aspire to leadership roles based on your specialist knowledge as part of multi-disciplinary teams or managing relevant projects outright. You enjoy being accountable for your work and influential in the project’s performance. You enjoy developing and nurturing relationships within AECOM and local industry, whether through project work, client initiatives or industry associations. You are positive, looking at challenges as opportunities to innovate and collaborate.
AECOM acknowledges the Traditional Owners and Custodians of the lands on which we, our clients and our communities live and work around Australia. We pay our respects to their cultures and to their Elders — past, present, and emerging. We are committed to connecting to Country in our work through meaningful engagement with First Nations peoples and businesses. Find out more about our Australian Reconciliation Action Plan here: https://aecom.com/au/our-vision-for-reconciliation/.
With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! 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.
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.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Join us and let’s get started.
Business Line: Water
Business Group: DCS
Strategic Business Unit: ANZ
Career Area: Engineering
Work Location Model: Hybrid