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Geotechnical Engineer

AECOM Posted: 11/01/2022
Location: Townsville, Australia Type:  Full Time
Disciplines:  Geotechnical Engineering
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Job Summary
AECOM's Townsville Office are looking for a Geotechnical Engineer with consulting experience to work in our growing, regional offices in north Queensland. This role will give you the opportunity to accelerate and develop your career and technical skills, whilst at the same time supporting our Townsville and north Queensland geotechnical business.
You will provide support to internal and external clients on a broad range of engineering projects from major infrastructure through to local council and mining projects. Opportunities will exist to be involved in a project from the earliest stages such as ground water investigation, and all the way through the project lifecycle from conceptual design to construction verification.
Your experience in geotechnical design, investigations and/or fieldwork will enable you to immediately contribute to the geotechnical team; however ongoing personal development is a major driver of the AECOM business. AECOM provides support and mentoring locally and from the greater Australian and New Zealand business to ensure our staff develop the skills and experience necessary to meet and exceed our client's expectations.
AECOM provides their staff the opportunity to be involved with major projects locally and nationally where applicable. As a valued member of the Townsville geotechnical team, you will primarily support projects within the Townsville and north Queensland region, but may also be supporting projects from other locations, so travel and site work may also be required as part of the role.

Minimum Requirements
  • 2+ years' experience in a geotechnical role
  • Demonstrated experience managing/involvement in complex projects and meeting and exceeding delivery requirements.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Relevant tertiary qualification - Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) or equivalent.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Working towards CPEng / RPEQ
  • Experience with GeoStudio suite, Gint Plaxis, Wallop, Rocscience Suite, ArcGIS
  • Highly proficient in the use of Microsoft Office Packages

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 - Geotechnical

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 256778BR
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.

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