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Serpentine Pavilion

Fusing art, architecture and engineering

Designed by Diébédo Francis Kéré

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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

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Job Information

AECOM Director Bridges in Sydney, Australia

Australia - New South Wales, Sydney - AU

Job Summary

As a key member of the multi-disciplinary civil infrastructure team, the Director Bridges, NSW will lead a team to deliver a portfolio of projects. The successful candidate will also be responsible for the development of effective and strong client relationships with key clients to deliver business growth and outstanding client outcomes.

The Director Bridges, NSW will be responsible for the performance of the team, managing resource allocation to lead, mentor and grow an engaged and motivated team. The successful candidate will 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

The successful candidate will have the ability to effectively lead a team in pursuit and delivery of bridge design and related works across AECOM’s project portfolio. You will be an inspirational leader with the personal drive to seek to be the best in the industry and develop your team to achieve the same. The ideal candidate will have strong relationships within the infrastructure sector

The successful candidate will possess the following attributes:

  • Extensive years of relevant engineering experience with a focus on infrastructure projects;

  • Strong relationships with existing clients, potential new clients for AECOM and a drive to win work;

  • A coach for team members in the delivery of engineering outcomes, whilst leading in the selection of appropriate techniques, procedures and methods;

  • Capable in the planning and organisation of tasks, people, project programmes and the development of fee proposals;

  • Committed to setting and upkeeping high standards and quality of work across delivery teams;

  • A passion to lead on the creative and innovative development of engineering technology and continuous improvement systems;

  • Ability to influence collaboration within a team environment and proven strength in communicating concepts/ideas to technical and non-technical stakeholders; and

  • A passionate focus towards growing the next generation of capability in both leadership and technical areas

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent

  • Eligible for membership to the Institution of Engineers, Australia

  • Chartered Professional Engineer (CPEng) or equivalent overseas professional recognition

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 - Transportation

Business Line Construction Services

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 238631BR

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.