Defence Aircraft Pavements Leader


Australia - New South Wales, Sydney - AU

Job Summary

AECOM’s Airside Planning and Engineering Team provides professional services in areas such as aviation, transit, freight rail, highways and bridges, planning, and ports and marine. Our global network of top-tier specialists delivers comprehensive services over the full life cycle of a project to benefit clients in government and private industries.

Due to ongoing growth, AECOM is seeking an experienced Aviation Pavements Engineer to join our Sydney office. You will deliver a range of specialist consultancy services to various internal and external clients, providing both cost effective and innovative engineering solutions. The successful candidate will be required to technically lead and manage engineering teams delivering both maintenance and new asset design for the Australian Defence Forces portfolio of airfields.

Your portfolio will include new aircraft pavement and infrastructure design, rehabilitation design, testing and pavement management advisory services. As part of this role you will be given the opportunity to travel to work on a range of assignments across airfield pavements such as Defence RAAF Bases, and Commercial Airports.

Minimum Requirements

  • Extensive years’ experience in Aircraft Pavement Design and Maintenance

  • Experienced in airside infrastructure construction management

  • Airside works Site Superintendent experience

  • Provision and management of project design services, including managing pavement assessment (destructive and non-destructive methods), and design of new pavements and rehabilitation of existing pavements (flexible mandatory, rigid advantageous).

Preferred Qualifications

Must have Qualifications

  • Tertiary Qualifications in Civil Engineering (or similar);

  • Demonstrated experience in using software such as AviPlan, FAARFIELD, APSDS or COMFAA or similar software.

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.


Australia - New South Wales, Sydney - AU

Job Summary

AECOM’s Airside Planning and Engineering Team provides professional services in areas such as aviation, transit, freight rail, highways and bridges, planning, and ports and marine. Our global network of top-tier specialists delivers comprehensive services over the full life cycle of a project to benefit clients in government and private industries.

Due to ongoing growth, AECOM is seeking an experienced Aviation Pavements Engineer to join our Sydney office. You will deliver a range of specialist consultancy services to various internal and external clients, providing both cost effective and innovative engineering solutions. The successful candidate will be required to technically lead and manage engineering teams delivering both maintenance and new asset design for the Australian Defence Forces portfolio of airfields.

Your portfolio will include new aircraft pavement and infrastructure design, rehabilitation design, testing and pavement management advisory services. As part of this role you will be given the opportunity to travel to work on a range of assignments across airfield pavements such as Defence RAAF Bases, and Commercial Airports.

Minimum Requirements

  • Extensive years’ experience in Aircraft Pavement Design and Maintenance

  • Experienced in airside infrastructure construction management

  • Airside works Site Superintendent experience

  • Provision and management of project design services, including managing pavement assessment (destructive and non-destructive methods), and design of new pavements and rehabilitation of existing pavements (flexible mandatory, rigid advantageous).

Preferred Qualifications

Must have Qualifications

  • Tertiary Qualifications in Civil Engineering (or similar);

  • Demonstrated experience in using software such as AviPlan, FAARFIELD, APSDS or COMFAA or similar software.

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.

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