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Job Information

AECOM Senior Civil Engineer in Sydney, Australia

Australia - New South Wales, Sydney - AU

Job Summary

AECOM are seeking an individual with a passion for civil infrastructure design in the Aviation Sector who can help grow the team further through successful delivery of projects with key public and private clients and who is able to work collaboratively in multidiscipline projects.

In addition, this role will assist with preparing input for proposals and presentations to clients to win work. You will be required to develop and enhance client relationships and be an active team player.

Minimum Requirements

You will be a natural integrator who has experience leading and/or forming part of collaborative multi-discipline teams including terminals, lead-in infrastructure and drainage. Excellent communication skills are expected to allow liaison with clients, stakeholders and internal team members.

Your previous background will have seen you manage and undertake design including airside geometry, stand planning, AGL, aviation pavements, GSE infrastructure and other associated aviation/airfield infrastructure, you will have worked closely with your clients to provide high-quality technical advice to them and ensures that their needs are understood and met.

You will be an experienced senior member of project teams with an understanding of all phases of a development project from planning, through to design and delivery and can demonstrate an ability to liaise with external stakeholders and contractors to deliver positive project outcomes.

The successful candidate will possess the following attributes:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or similar;

  • Career development planning is preferred such as CPEng registered or demonstrate registration in progress;

  • Proven experience of engineering design experience on airfield projects. Undertaking this in the role of Aviation engineer is preferred;

  • Experience undertaking design and evaluation of aircraft/heavy duty pavements, including flexible and rigid;

  • Experience undertaking aviation planning geometric designs, including undertaking 2D and 3D airfield layout activities;

  • Experience with aviation standards and design codes, including CASA, ICAO, FAA, Defence, Airport and Road Authorities as applicable;

  • Experience in condition assessment and classification of existing airfield pavements and in-depth knowledge of current repair and rehabilitation techniques;

  • Understanding of airfield/airport planning constraints and considerations such as NASF Guidelines, OLS, NAVAIDs etc.;

  • Ability to work independently and as part of team, with a responsible approach to the delivery of engineering outcomes, supervising junior engineers with the selection of appropriate techniques, procedures and methods;

  • Competent in exercising sound engineering judgement whilst contributing to the design and development of engineering solutions, identifying constraints, opportunities and buildability issues;

  • Proactive management of project financials to ensure planned budgets are met;

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

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or similar

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 - Civil

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 246674BR

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.