AECOM Principal Process Engineer - Water in Melbourne, Australia

Business Line Infrastructure Services

Position Title Principal Process Engineer - Water

Australia - Victoria


Job Summary

Our National Water and Wastewater Team comprises some of Australia's leading process, civil and mechanical design engineers and has a broad capability to deliver on varied contract forms including D&C, relationship based contracting and joint ventures, as well as traditional consulting services.

An exciting opportunity has opened up for an ambitious self-starter to develop their career with AECOM. We are seeking an experienced Principal Process Engineer with particular expertise in wastewater treatment to act as lead process engineer in project teams and enhance our service offering throughout the region. Surrounded by an experienced team of AECOM's Technical and Associate Directors in Melbourne, you will have the opportunity to work on local, interstate and international projects.

As the author of the famed “Metcalf and Eddy”, at AECOM you will have the opportunity to work with some of the world’s leading experts in wastewater treatment and the landmark projects AECOM is known for.

You will be responsible for:

  • Leading the Process design element on large, complex and multi-disciplinary projects

  • Liaising and cooperating with other discipline lead engineers to develop integrated designs

  • Working with and mentoring junior process engineers, you will prepare concept, preliminary and detailed design documentation for mainly wastewater treatment plants but also water and recycled water treatment plants.

  • Preparation of tender documentation and tender evaluations

  • Preparation of written technical reports

  • Working with our CAD teams to prepare design drawings and models

  • Assisting in the preparation of winning proposal documentation

  • Building a pre-eminent process engineering capability

Minimum Requirements

  • Wastewater process engineering, including process modelling (Biowin and/or GPSX)

  • Relevant engineering degree (chemical/process)

  • Chartered status and membership of Engineers Australia or equivalent organisations

  • 12 -18 years' of wastewater or process industry experience, ideally with experience working in design teams (onsite or commissioning experience will also be well regarded)

  • A strong client focus, high level of motivation and dedication and the ability to work well in a team environment

  • Excellent written and verbal English language communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • A high commitment to deliver to client expectations

  • An appetite for fast-paced major projects

  • A positive can-do attitude to your work and a willingness to learn in a team environment

  • Ability to work to deadlines and under pressure

  • An established profile in the Australian Water Industry

  • The desire to want to enhance AECOM’s reputation

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Category Engineering - Civil

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 162439BR