Senior Drainage Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee


Australia - Queensland, Brisbane

Job Summary

Through the current successes of the AECOM Water Resources & Coastal Management Team in Brisbane, we have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Senior Drainage Engineer to be part of, and influence, the continued growth of our business.

This role will see you working closely with engineers and scientists of varying disciplines, along with drafters, and project administrators throughout the AECOM business. You will provide technical engineering and design support in the area of drainage and hydrology for civil infrastructure projects including road, rail and aviation.

We are currently helping to deliver large infrastructures projects such as Inland Rail, RIS for Cross River Rail, M1 upgrades at Palm Beach to Tugun and various Bruce Highway upgrades including Edmonton to Gordonvale. As a Senior Engineer, you will be responsible for the technical delivery of drainage design for multidisciplinary civil infrastructure projects. You will be given the opportunity to actively participate in and contribute to the technical aspects of a range of projects so that they are consistently and successfully delivered according to plan.

This role is being offered on an initial 12-month fixed-term contract.

Minimum Requirements

  • 5+ years of industry experience in a similar role – essential;

  • Knowledge of TMR Drainage Manual, AR&R and QUDM;

  • Experience in hydrological studies and detailed hydraulic designs of stormwater and drainage infrastructure such as drains and culverts;

  • Experience in designing open and piped drainage systems, and erosion and sediment control;

  • Knowledge of detailed road and rail designs, and multidisciplinary interfaces;

  • Drainage analysis and design software technology applications (e.g. 12D, DRAINS, HECRAS, Culvert Master, Civil 3D etc.);

  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Civil or Environmental), or equivalent – essential.

  • CPEng status with Engineers Australia and RPEQ status with Board of Professional Engineers Queensland – desirable;

  • Experience with 12d design software – essential.

  • Experience with Civil3D design software – desirable.

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 - Water / Wastewater

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 230412BR

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.