AECOM Senior Water Resource Engineer (stormwater / flooding) in Parramatta, Australia
Australia - New South Wales, Sydney - AU
Due to recent project wins and general growth the Water Resources team are seeking a Senior Engineer with experience across Stormwater, WSUD and Flooding to join their Sydney based team looking after dynamic flooding and sustainable stormwater management projects across NSW and ACT.
Main responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
Management of flood risk assessment, and the analysis and design of stormwater drainage, WSUD, creek stabilization and flood management infrastructure
Ability to scope projects, prepare methodologies and estimate associated effort in delivery
Find creative solutions to technical issues affecting the livability, ecology and built environment of our cities
Grow the business and your networks with various internal clients and external stakeholders
Technical mentor to younger professional engineers.
More than five years of experience in the water resources industry including the private and/or public sectors
Core technical skills associated with stormwater and flood risk management, hydrological and hydraulic modelling, drainage and water sensitive urban design
Proficiency in a variety of industry-standard hydrologic and hydraulic modelling software packagesi.e. TUFLOW, DRAINS, WBNM, RAFTS, MUSIC and, HEC-RAS
Demonstrated experience using GIS (eg. ArcGIS, MapInfo)
The ability to develop12d, CAD and terrain modelling software skills
Strong client focus
Knack for improving processes, scripting and developing your own tools to improve workflow
Can operate autonomously and as part of a team
A desire to learn from industry leaders in waterways, flooding and WSUD
Strong analytical, technical, graphical and report writing skills
Willing to learn about all aspects of consulting business, team management, project management and technical
Outstanding interpersonal skills and verbal communications abilities
Well-developed organisational and time management skills.
- Bachelor's degree in civil and/or environmental engineering, and ideally a postgraduate qualification in water resource management.
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
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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)
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 214276BR
Additional Locations AU - Parramatta, NSW
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.