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Principal Transport Planner


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Job Summary

AECOM’s Civil Infrastructure group is looking for a passionate and highly driven Senior Transport Engineer to support our established Rockhampton Transport Team, made up of 15+ design and engineering staff who have delivered over $2b of local transport infrastructure for State and Local Government clients over the past 5 years. You will provide broader support to our transport planning, detailed design, traffic engineering and highway design teams across Queensland and interstate. Project managing small to medium sized projects, covering transport planning and detailed design will form part of this role. As part of our Regional Office, it will be important for the individual to be adaptable as project needs dictate.

You will contribute to the winning and delivery of small to large scale projects and assist with preparing proposals and presentations to clients to win work as well as manage and deliver projects, establish and maintain a client base and accept responsibility for project performance.

We are seeking a future leader with an interest in succession and long term growth in AECOM - an individual who is looking to develop their career within a global organisation. Working on a range of projects, this role will give you the opportunity to develop and shape your career.

Following the line of the ‘Tropic of Capricorn’ and stretching from the pristine Southern Great Barrier Reef in the east to the Central Queensland Highlands in the west, Rockhampton offers some of Australia’s best kept secrets. From premium dining locations along our heritage-listed streets, to the outdoor adventures offered by the Berserker Ranges. From island hopping and ocean swims, to national parks – This is Rockhampton.

Minimum Requirements

As a Senior Transport Engineer in our Rockhampton team, we will be looking for the following abilities/attributes:

  • Lead Project teams and actively contribute to the technical aspects of projects so that projects are delivered on time, to scope and to budget with sound outcomes.

  • Ability to build and maintain strong client relationships.

  • Ability to work in multi-disciplinary teams and coordinate the integration of designs with other disciplines including lighting, stormwater, pavements, structures etc.

  • Knowledge of road drainage design and ancillary road design elements (road signs and markings, safety barriers, pavements, services etc.).

  • Play an active role in writing proposal, bid documents, and winning projects.

Your strong sense of commitment, ability to adapt as project needs dictate, a willingness to learn and a desire to work in a dynamic deadline driven team environment will be keys to your success in this role.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering or similar

  • RPEQ & CPENG qualified or working towards this.

Benefits at AECOM

The Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) recognises AECOM as taking a sophisticated, holistic approach to supporting women and men’s participation throughout our workplace.

We provide a diverse and inclusive work environment and offer many benefits to ensure your professional development & wellbeing.

  • Flexible start and finish times, working from home, part time and job share options;

  • Work from home assistance and equipment packages;

  • State of the art, modern and contemporary offices;

  • Paid parental and partner leave;

  • Purchased additional annual leave + salary packaging;

  • Corporate Employee discounts from up to 400 retailers;

  • Wellbeing benefits eg. Vaccinations, health insurance discounts;

  • Employee stock purchase plans;

  • Study assistance;

  • Professional and technical development opportunities.

In addition, the Rockhampton AECOM office is currently engaged in delivering a number of large-scale projects of significance for the region including the finalisation of the Business Case for the Rockhampton Ring Road Project and the Civil Design for the Australia Singapore Military Training Initiative (ASMTI) for the Department of Defence. With significant works in the pipeline, now is a great time to join our 35+ staff in Rockhampton – the largest consultant in the region.

AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or recruitment agencies. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM and in the absence of a signed Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any recruitment fee.

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 Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 246902BR

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
25 Mar 2021
Enviro/Geo Testing & Analysis
$150k ~ $167k
Job mode
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