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Principal Engineer – Stations


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Australia - New South Wales, Sydney - AU

Job Summary

Due to a strong pipeline of work, AECOM is expanding its dynamic and market leading rail team in Sydney. We are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Principal Civil Engineer to support and deliver our rail and stations pipeline to our key clients. This is a fantastic opportunity to be actively involved in an innovative and highly motivated team of professionals, be instrumental in delivering landmark projects within NSW and across Australia and assisting in the further development of building pipelines of unique and exciting transportation projects.

In this role, you will be responsible for the technical, on time and on budget delivery of complex multi discipline station projects of all sizes and scales. You will be responsible for the development and coordination of stations and rail systems designs between various key disciplines such as architecture, structures, mechanical and electrical. You will be involved in various project lifecycle design stages from feasibility, through concept and detail design. The successful candidate will be required to support and deliver designs and should have sufficient stations experience to be able to provide technical support to the relevant disciplines, make informed decisions and offer new ideas and perspectives back in to the design delivery process.

Knowledge of multi-disciplined station design and construction is essential for this role as well as having a strong understanding of sequencing and interfacing between all the relevant disciplines that are required. International experience would be an advantage but not a pre-requisite.

As a Principal Engineer - Stations, you will:

  • Lead the design and coordination of stations and interface with and associated areas outside the direct rail corridor areas including both new stations and station alterations and upgrades for our rail and transportation project pipeline.

  • Provide accurate and professionally responsible outputs on program and on budget

  • Effectively lead project teams with tenacity and drive to set high quality standards

  • Coach and mentor junior team members

  • Build, maintain and manage strong client relationships through technical delivery excellence

  • Identify and lead work winning opportunities to grow AECOMs project pipeline in stations and other rail and rail systems related disciplines

  • Ensure that all activities are performed in a safe manner and comply with AECOM and Clients OH&S requirements.

Minimum Requirements

Ideally, you will have:

  • Appropriate years' experience

  • Extensive years of experience in station design including experience in coordination, design management and supporting Contractors through the construction phases.

  • Experience working for a Civil, Structural or Rail Consultancy and proven experience in delivering complex multi-disciplinary rail projects

  • Experience in working with external subconsultants and effectively managing external consultants to meet project requirements

  • Demonstrated commercial understanding and the ability to develop Client and Contractor relationships

  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and communicate effectively with both internal and external clients around key dates

  • Experience preparing design reports and detailed drawings

  • In depth knowledge of relevant TfNSW and Australian Standards plus relevant TfNSW station design guidelines.

  • Proficient in Tender Reviews and in the writing of bids for rail and station design projects

  • Ability to achieve and maintain high levels of quality and consistency of outputs

  • Ability to work autonomously and take responsibility for quality of deliverables and meeting deadlines

  • Understanding of key building design issues and processes and appreciation of rail corridor related disciplines and interfaces.

  • Thorough understanding of TfNSW technical standards and processes

  • CPEng desirable.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil or Structural engineering.

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 - Transportation - Rail

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 254530BR

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.

Job details
Date posted
20 Sep 2021
Aeronautics, Avionics & Aerospace
$170k ~ $190k
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Full Time
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