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AECOM Senior Mechanical Engineer - Water Infrastructure in Melbourne, Australia

Job Summary

AECOM’s Water Infrastructure team in Melbourne is currently searching for a Senior Mechanical Engineer who has a passion for technical excellence and is looking to further develop their experience in delivering multi-disciplinary projects in a global organisation.

As an experienced engineer, you will play an integral role delivering mechanical designs as part of our integrated water infrastructure team across Australia and New Zealand. As part of the role, you will have opportunities to be mentored by leaders in our business and will in turn mentor and develop emerging engineers to shape our future professionals.

This role will give you the opportunity to work on a diverse range of major national and international water infrastructure projects, including water and wastewater treatment plants, major pump station and pipelines, and support our delivery of major transport, water, power and urban development projects. AECOM as a company have unparalleled experience in the water industry, and work on some of the most complex and technically innovative water projects in the world – you will have the opportunity to develop in this environment as we grow the strength of our national water business.

You will provide mechanical engineering design, advice, review and approval whilst maintaining the high standards of delivery excellence established by the team. At AECOM, we support exposure to a variety of types of work from asset management and strategic concept design, through to construction support and commissioning. We are serious about your professional development, and will give you the opportunity to join our water academy - a year-long global technical development program that allows engineers to connect with specialists across the globe. You will also have the opportunity to join our technical practice networks specialising in water mechanical and process engineering, water treatment and major conveyance.

Minimum Requirements

Your well-developed client and stakeholder engagement skills, along with your ability to deliver strong engineering services and drive ‘best for project’ outcomes, will be key to your success in this role.

Ideally, you will have:

  • Relevant years’ experience in the field of mechanical engineering and design.

  • Demonstrated design experience in water and/or wastewater projects within a dynamic consulting and design environment.

  • Proven examples of work within water and/or wastewater treatment plant, pump station and pipeline mechanical design.

  • Familiar with appropriate mechanical drafting, and 3D mechanical design software.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering – essential.

Benefits at AECOM

AECOM is a place where you can maximize your innovative thinking and collaborate with a diverse range of highly intelligent and talented people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, transformational, and iconic projects.

We're an Equal Opportunity Employer and we've committed to creating a culture that embraces flexibility for all team members. We provide a diverse and inclusive work environment and offer many benefits to ensure your professional development & wellbeing.

  • Flexible start and finish times, working from home, part-time and job share options

  • Working from Home Tool Kits + Mobile Phone

  • State of the art, modern and contemporary offices

  • Paid Parental and Partner Leave

  • Purchased additional annual leave + salary packaging

  • Corporate Employee discounts from up to 400 retailers

  • Wellbeing benefits e.g., vaccinations, health insurance discounts

  • Employee stock purchase plans

  • Professional memberships

  • Professional and technical development opportunities.

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 - Mechanical

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 258324BR

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.