Australia - Victoria, Melbourne
Our busy Melbourne team are looking for a Junior Project Controls Engineer to contribute towards project control functions across our diverse Project and Construction Management portfolio, assisting our Project Managers and clients in managing project schedule, cost and risk.
The projects you could be involved in will include diverse industry sectors such as Civil Infrastructure, Defence, Aviation, Energy & Resources, Mining, Education and Healthcare.
As a Junior Project Controls Engineer in AECOM, you will report to the Project Controls Lead and support our Project and Construction Management team across a broad range of projects, whilst receiving the relevant training and career development.
Based in our client-side Project Management team, your role will also include supporting and managing project cost control activities such as budget, cashflow, estimate at completion (EAC), invoicing and subcontractor payments and setting up/managing Project Earned Value Management processes.
As a Project Control Engineer you will use your passion for using analytics to improve our project delivery across a broad range of industry sectors. Alongside this, you will have the following key attributes and skillsets;
Proven background in Engineering or Construction with 2 or 3 years’ experience
Strong oral and written communication skills, with a confidence in engaging across multi-disciplined stakeholders
Basic understanding of Earned Value Management, Risk Management and Project Management
Strong analytical skills to provide advice to Project Managers
Demonstrated time management and organisational skills
Understanding of all stages of project lifecycle and the role of project controls throughout
Exposure to project management frameworks and tools (with experience in VBA strongly advantageous, not essential)
Previous experience in a project control function is an advantage but not prerequisite
Tertiary Qualification in relevant field; Civil Engineering, Construction or similar
2-3 years professional experience in the engineering or construction industry, ideally
Excellent knowledge of Excel essential
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 - Construction
Business Line Construction Services
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 224740BR
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.