AECOM Senior/ Principal Geotechnical/Tailings Engineer in Brisbane, Australia

Australia - Queensland, Brisbane

Job Summary

AECOM’s Civil Infrastructure Business is looking for a highly driven Senior/Principal Tailings/Geotechnical Engineer with experience of working on mine water dams, tailings dams, and mine waste dumps to work within our Ground Engineering and Tunnelling Group in Brisbane. This role will see you utilising your strong design and construction background to fulfil a technically focused role, concentrating on the investigation, design, construction and closure of mine water and tailings storage facilities. Your experience working with waste rock dumps, other mine infrastructure, and general geotechnical/civil design will be an advantage.

This role will see you lead, plan, evaluate, design, manage and contribute to the timely delivery of projects. Apart from a continued pipeline of work on tailings storage facilities, the successful candidate will also be required to compile and prepare competitive proposals; presentations, technical reports and liaise with clients to ensure continuity of work across a wide range of geotechnical projects.

The opportunity will require work out of Brisbane office as well as site-based work within Queensland and other parts of Australia (as required). The role is available for an immediate start.

Minimum Requirements

  • 5-20 years’ demonstrated geotechnical experience with experience in design and construction a must have;

  • Experience in a consulting environment with demonstrated ability to collaborate with clients, internal team members, and field personnel;

  • Experience in leading small civil/geotechnical teams and delivering geotechnical solutions;

  • Availability to travel for project work;

  • Demonstrated experience in using MS Office and geotechnical software.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Civil Engineering (or equivalent)

  • CPEng and RPEQ (or sufficiently qualified to apply).

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. 202040BR

Additional Locations AU - Brisbane, QLD

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.