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AECOM Senior Earthing & Bonding Engineer – Transmission and Distribution in Sydney, Australia

Company Description

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

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.

Job Description

AECOM’s Energy business in Australia is seeking to expand its team in Sydney.

We are looking for an aspiring and motivated 'Senior Earthing & Bonding Engineer – Transmission and Distribution', 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 South-East Asia.

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 a 'Senior Earthing & Bonding Engineer – Transmission and Distribution' 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 mentor AECOM professionals and graduates to support team growth and upskilling.


To be successful as a 'Senior Earthing & Bonding Engineer – Transmission and Distribution', you will have some of, or all the following attributes and skillsets:

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

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, or equivalent

  • 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

Additional Information

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Join us and let’s get started.

ReqID: J10063848

Business Line: Energy

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: ANZ

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: Hybrid