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Job Information

AECOM Associate Director- Pavements in Sydney, Australia

Australia - New South Wales, Sydney - AU

Job Summary

Our Ground Engineering and Asset Management Team in Sydney is seeking a senior Pavements Engineer to join us at an Associate Director level. This role will give you the opportunity to further develop your career and apply your technical skills and leadership while supporting the broader business.

As a valued member of the team, opportunities will occur in a project from the earliest stages of planning, investigation, design, and all the way through to construction-phase services.

Your demonstrated experience will enable you to be a technical leader for pavements design and construction across Australia and New Zealand (ANZ) and to become an AECOM-accredited lead verifier. AECOM provides support and mentoring locally and from the greater business to ensure our staff develop the skills and experience necessary to meet and exceed our client’s expectations. As such, you will participate actively in the technical development of the pavements teams and will benefit from mentoring from our ANZ and global pavements practice.

Minimum Requirements

  • Extensive years of experience in pavement design and construction;

  • Chartered or close to chartered with a relevant professional institution;

  • Extensive knowledge and understanding of pavement engineering and earthworks;

  • Experienced in the provision and management of project design services, including managing pavement assessment (destructive and non-destructive methods), design of new pavements and rehabilitation of existing pavements (flexible mandatory, rigid advantageous);

  • Experience across highways, industrial, maritime and airfields sectors would be advantageous;

  • Demonstrated experience in using pavement design software such as CIRCLY, Rubicon and HDM4 preferred;

  • Experience in pavement management systems such as dTims or Horizons;

Preferred Qualifications

  • You should be willing to travel within Australia and overseas for limited periods;

  • A current NSW driver’s license or a licence that can be readily converted to an NSW licence.

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 - Geotechnical

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 232436BR

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.