Our growing Water business is looking for a Geologist to join our team in Melbourne and to be a part of the broader Australian Dams Team. This role includes participation in a broad range of dam engineering design projects from concept development through to detailed design.
You will be responsible for:
Undertaking geotechnical investigations for including:
Logging and characterising the engineering properties of foundation and embankment materials.
Overseeing laboratory testing programs
Data collation, geological characterisation, analysis and reporting
Assisting in the prepare project documentation including reports, project communications, and design drawings and report figures that are of a high professional standard.
Generally supporting project teams in achieving stated goals within the Dams team but also to the various business lines within the Melbourne office and the Asia-Pacific region,
Assisting with the water engineering sector proposals and tenders.
Ideally you will have 5 - 10 years experience as an Engineering Geologist including investigations
Good planning and organisational skills
Ability to conduct field work in a productive and safe manner
Knowledge of standard engineering practices, techniques and procedures
Analytical experience including stability analysis
General design skills including construction materials selection and specification, slope stabilisation works, foundation design for small structures.Good report writing skills including Design Memos for specific task outcomes, factual investigation reports, geotechnical interpretive reports, design reports
Analytical skills and knowledge of geological and geotechnical software (i.e. RocScience, Geo-Slope, gINT, etc.)
Benefits at AECOM
AECOM is a place where you can maximize your innovative thinking and collaborate with a diverse range of highly intelligent and talented people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, transformational, and iconic projects.
We're an Equal Opportunity Employer and we've committed to creating a culture that embraces flexibility for all team members. 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
Working from Home Tool Kits + Mobile Phone
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 e.g., vaccinations, health insurance discounts
Employee stock purchase plans
Professional and technical development opportunities.
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 - Geology
Business Line Water
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 252007BR
Additional Locations AU - Brisbane, QLD
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.