Recruitment fraud warning: Click here for more information.

slideshow content

Serpentine Pavilion

Fusing art, architecture and engineering

Designed by Diébédo Francis Kéré

United Kingdom

Good engineering is about observing, questioning and communicating to truly understand what’s at the heart of each project.

Amy Koerbel

Structural Designer, Buildings + Places

Moses Mabidha Stadium

Focusing on legacy, culture and location

South Africa

Contributing to projects that meld awe-inspiring design with economic and civic benefits is the ultimate career satisfaction.

Tim Ter Haar

Managing Director, Buildings + Places

Bloomberg European Headquarters

Encouraging cooperation and collaboration

United Kingdom

Our in-house expertise and wealth of knowledge across disciplines enable delivery of the most complex projects.

Coralie Soudee

Associate, Commercial Cost Management

Taizhou Bridge

Connecting with long-span suspension


In my work, I cross vast continents in search of new frontiers in bridge engineering. Bridges connect people and places, both physically and emotionally.

Dr. Robin Sham, CBE

Managing Director, Transportation

Connected and Automated Vehicles

Expanding mobility options

United States

We must consider the possible and not be limited by the tools and solutions available today. Our imagination and technical skills drive our solutions.

Veronica Siranosian

Director, AECOM Ventures

f a company that is <a href="" target="_blank">pioneering the future</a>. Our teams around t
ture that champions <a href="" target="_blank">inclusion, diversity</a> and overall <a href="" target="_blank">employee well-being</a> through programs su
any leadership. Our <a href="" target="_blank">core values</a> define who we are,
es down to not only <a href="" target="_blank">delivering a better world</a>, but working to “ma

Job Information

AECOM Senior Water and Wastewater Engineer in Perth, Australia

Australia - Western Australia, Perth

Job Summary

AECOM is expanding its dynamic and innovative Civil Infrastructure business in Perth and are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Professional Water & Wastewater Engineer to join our Water team. Our services include network and treatment planning and design for water, wastewater and recycled water projects. In joining our dynamic and market-leading team, you will contribute to the delivery of our growing portfolio of large infrastructure projects across WA, Australia, and the broader region and provide our range of clients with brilliant and innovative solutions.

Minimum Requirements

Main Responsibilities:

  • Contributing to and supporting the leadership of project teams in delivering concept designs, detailed designs, and construction support for network and treatment projects (municipal and industrial) including pumped and gravity flow hydraulics, pumping stations, pipelines, civil works – may require travel

  • Collaborating with local, regional, and global AECOM colleagues as part of project delivery including within design, environment, geotechnical, digital engineering, community consultation, advisory, asset and information management

  • Establishing and maintaining a positive rapport with internal and external water and related clients including major and regional urban utilities, developers, local and state government, etc.

  • Delivery of high-quality and timely technical outputs that meet with client expectations

  • Proactive in project delivery to maintain a high performing, engaged and supportive team culture

  • Assisting with the review of project deliverables – calculations, specifications, reports where required

  • Facilitating pursuits and supporting general business development activities where required

  • Providing guidance and support to graduate engineers within the team.

Preferred Qualifications

Ideally, you will have:

  • Bachelor of civil or mechanical engineering (or equivalent) – essential

  • RPEQ/CPEng or eligibility – highly desirable

  • Relevant years of professional experience on water and wastewater infrastructure design projects within a consulting environment

  • Network and treatment planning and design experience that demonstrates the development and evaluation of options to arrive at a preferred solution – water, recycled water, sewerage

  • Knowledge of water industry standards, codes, and common practices in the industry

  • Proficiency in CAD – 12D or AutoCAD Civil 3D

  • Construction site and/or commissioning experience

  • A passion for achieving excellence in the water industry and as a team player

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

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 Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 247402BR

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.