AECOM Senior Water Resources Engineer in Sydney, Australia
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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.
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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.
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Through the current successes of the AECOM Sydney Water Resources Team, we are looking to immediately recruit an experienced Water Resources Engineer to be part of the continued growth of our business. With our focus and strategy of providing multi-disciplinary integrated delivery of water resources services across all industry sectors, we offer a broad variety of opportunities. We are known as industry leaders in the delivery of water resources projects, particularly in the areas of flood impact assessment, hydrological and hydraulic modelling, drainage design and surface water quality.
Our team is currently helping deliver large infrastructure projects, the work involves large-scale flood and drainage technical packages that interface with other disciplines, from concept level design through to detailed design. We also support our major internal clients for transport, mining and minerals, oil and gas, ports and marine and power sectors.
As an ideal candidate for this role, you will:
Be looking for your next career challenge, working on large and varied projects
Have a proven track record in delivering work including reports/drawings/specifications
Be willing to guide less experienced engineers and work well in a team environment.
There are several career paths you may follow within AECOM and our aim is to place people in roles that will help both the individual and team to succeed. We encourage your professional and personal development and you will be supported in obtaining your CPEng if you are not already accredited, and will receive strong mentoring and support in order to progress your career.
Relevant years of professional experience
Successful track record in delivering work within a consultancy environment, to a high technical standard;
Demonstrated experience with water resource modelling and design packages such as TUFLOW, MIKE, DRAINS, HEC-RAS (1D and 2D), RORB, XPRAFTS, URBS, 12d, MUSIC, GoldSim, OpSim, IQQM, Source etc.
Proficiency in GIS software (ArcMap and QGIS); and,
Good working knowledge of AR&R 2019 and TfNSW standards.
Tertiary Qualifications in a relevant Engineering/Science discipline - essential
- CPEng highly regarded.
Benefits at AECOM
AECOM is a place where you can maximize your innovative thinking and collaborate with a diverse range of highly intelligent and talented people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, transformational, and iconic projects.
We're an Equal Opportunity Employer and we've committed to creating a culture that embraces flexibility for all team members. We provide a diverse and inclusive work environment and offer many benefits to ensure your professional development & wellbeing.
Flexible start and finish times, working from home, part-time and job share options
Working from Home Tool Kits + Mobile Phone
State of the art, modern and contemporary offices
Paid Parental and Partner Leave
Purchased additional annual leave + salary packaging
Corporate Employee discounts from up to 400 retailers
Wellbeing benefits e.g. vaccinations, health insurance discounts
Employee stock purchase plans
Professional and technical development opportunities.
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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.
Business Line: Water
Business Group: DCS
Strategic Business Unit: ANZ
Career Area: Engineering
Work Location Model: Hybrid