Principal Civil Designer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Fortitude Valley

Australia - Queensland, Fortitude Valley

Job Summary

AECOM’s Water Infrastructure Team in Brisbane has an opportunity for a highly driven Utilities Designer with experience in Public Utility Plant (PUP) who is eager to further advance their technical skills and experience working on a vast range of water/sewer engineering / civil engineering design projects including major transport infrastructure projects.

When you join AECOM, you join a team of technical specialists who supports each other in further developing skills and processes to pave way to success. You will play an active role in contributing as part of the growing PUP team in supporting the various transport projects by marginalising the risk for clients associated with PUP. You will be involved in tenders, all levels of design and design management, strategic reports and advice. In addition, this role will give you the opportunity to participate in establishing processes and standardising procedures that would enable you to apply your knowledge and at same time actively learn, whilst working towards a successful project delivery.

With local experience, you will join the team in assessing utilities impacted by engineering designs, preparing schedule of utilities, attending design meetings and assisting with PUP service provider consultations. You will also prepare TAN’s, design utilities protection and recommend relocation design options.

Minimum Requirements

  • 4+ years of relevant professional experience working on water and wastewater infrastructure projects within a consulting and design environment;

  • Experience using software including 12d, AutoCAD and/or Microstation;

  • Experience modelling civil engineering design and existing features particularly sub-surface utilities using 12d;

  • Comfortable developing a Public Utility Plant (PUP) model using survey data coded to TMR standard;

  • Familiar with interpreting Dial-Before-You-Dig plans, as-constructed drawings and GIS information; and undertaking PUP impact assessment, clash detection and space-proofing;

  • Strong understanding of AS5488-2013 Classification of Subsurface Utility Information (SUI)

  • Experience in design software packages including Navisworks / AutoCAD / Civil3D / - highly desirable.

  • Construction experience - highly regarded.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma in Civil Engineering (or equivalent) – 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 Designer / Drafting / CADD / CAD

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 247378BR

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.