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AECOM Associate Director - Earthing & Bonding in Sydney, Australia

Job Summary

Due to recent project wins, AECOM’s Energy business in Australia is seeking to expand its team in Sydney. We are looking for an aspiring and motivated Associate Director with experience in the Transmission & Distribution and/or Rail sectors, who has a passion for technical excellence and enjoys the challenge of delivering multi-discipline projects.

This is a fantastic opportunity to be actively involved in an innovative and highly motivated team of energy professionals and be instrumental in delivering landmark projects throughout Australia and New Zealand

The primary focus of this role is to undertake earthing system design, modelling, and testing for Transmission & Distribution projects, Industrial installations, and Railway projects. There will also be opportunities down the track to undertake other electrical engineering design & study aspects, pending workload and interest.

As an Associate Director within the team, you will actively participate in and contribute to the winning, management, and delivery of moderate to large-scale projects whilst enhancing client and working relationships. You will also inspire and support the development and training of leading-edge technical skills and understand how to practically apply them in ways that add value to AECOM and its clients.

Minimum Requirements

  • Good experience in HV and LV earth grid design and testing

  • Earth grid modelling experience in CDEGS software, or equivalent

  • In-depth knowledge of relevant Australian Standards and industry guidelines

  • Knowledge of AC and DC traction power systems (optional but highly desirable)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, or equivalent

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 - Electrical / Electronic

Business Line Energy

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 268762BR

Additional Locations AU - Canberra, ACT, AU - Hunter, NSW

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.