Senior Water Resources 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 a Senior Water Resources Professional to be part of, and influence, the continued growth of our business.

Joining our team means joining a team of industry leaders who pride ourselves on the delivery of water resources projects, particularly in the areas of flood impact assessment, hydrological and hydraulic modelling, drainage design, mine water management and coastal engineering.

As a senior engineer, you will develop strategic client relationships, actively contributing to the development and winning of proposals for a range of clients across transport, mining and minerals, oil and gas, municipal and power sectors. You will be empowered to lead and run your own projects, driving your career forward, working in an international consultancy.

We are currently helping to deliver large infrastructures projects such as various Inland Rail packages, RIS for Cross River Rail, and Stage 3 of Gold Coast Light Rail. We are also working collaboratively with many clients in the energy, resources and renewables sector, such as Newcrest, BHP, OzMinerals, Arrow Energy, Acciona and Energex, as well as dam operators like Sunwater and Seqwater.

Our team led the delivery of the Bruce Highway Link Flood Study, which won the 2020 Australian Engineering Excellence Award for Queensland. We have an exciting pipeline of projects and opportunities for 2022, and we are looking to grow our team to best capitalise on them.

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum 8 years’ relevant professional experience

  • Successful track record in delivering work within a consultancy environment

  • 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)

  • Good working knowledge of ARR 2019, TMR Drainage Manual, and QUDM and,

  • Programming skills in Python and/or R would be desirable.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Tertiary Qualifications in a relevant Engineering discipline, Water Resource Management or Environmental Science/Hydrology - essential

  • RPEQ/CPEng – highly regarded.

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 - Civil

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 254138BR

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.