Hydraulics – Technical Officer


Australia - Queensland, Fortitude Valley

Job Summary

Our Building Engineering Team is growing! In order to support our internal project-pipeline and the continued growth of our business, we are looking for an intermediate Hydraulics Services Designer Drafter to join our team.

Working within a highly motivated and driven team, you will plan, manage and deliver a range of hydraulic design drawing packages to a broad range of clients within the Brisbane office. With support from our Hydraulics Lead, you will undertake and produce hydraulic services design drawings. You will communicate results by preparing hydraulics details, schematics and drawings, developing both your technical and business development skills.

In addition to local projects and clients, our Hydraulics specialists function as a national team. This will enable you to provide hydraulics support for offices across the country, giving you the opportunity to work on a wide range of small, medium and large-scale projects.

Drafting services will include:

  • Rainwater harvesting
  • Sanitary plumbing and drainage
  • Liquid trade waste plumbing and drainage
  • Portable and non-portable water reticulation
  • Hot water and warm water systems
  • Stormwater and roof drainage
  • Typical hydraulic details
  • Schematics and Isometrics Consumer gas services
  • Fire hydrant and hose reel design.

Minimum Requirements

  • 3+ years’ experience
  • Experience working for a Building Services Consultancy – highly regarded
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and communicate effectively with both internal and external clients around key dates
  • Have some experience and knowledge with Australian Standards
  • Have the ability to design minor elements of hydraulic services with limited guidance
  • Produce accurate and timely hydraulic services drawings with limited guidance
  • Willingness to learn and develop technical design knowledge of hydraulic services

This role is ideal for an engineer, trade-based hydraulics professional or hydraulic services drafter who thrives on working in a fast-paced environment where delivering high quality and technically accurate work is paramount.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Appropriate tertiary qualification OR equivalent trade-based experience in hydraulics;
  • Competent in the use of Revit MEP;
  • Working knowledge of MS Office Suite.

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 - Queensland, Fortitude Valley

Job Summary

Our Building Engineering Team is growing! In order to support our internal project-pipeline and the continued growth of our business, we are looking for an intermediate Hydraulics Services Designer Drafter to join our team.

Working within a highly motivated and driven team, you will plan, manage and deliver a range of hydraulic design drawing packages to a broad range of clients within the Brisbane office. With support from our Hydraulics Lead, you will undertake and produce hydraulic services design drawings. You will communicate results by preparing hydraulics details, schematics and drawings, developing both your technical and business development skills.

In addition to local projects and clients, our Hydraulics specialists function as a national team. This will enable you to provide hydraulics support for offices across the country, giving you the opportunity to work on a wide range of small, medium and large-scale projects.

Drafting services will include:

  • Rainwater harvesting
  • Sanitary plumbing and drainage
  • Liquid trade waste plumbing and drainage
  • Portable and non-portable water reticulation
  • Hot water and warm water systems
  • Stormwater and roof drainage
  • Typical hydraulic details
  • Schematics and Isometrics Consumer gas services
  • Fire hydrant and hose reel design.

Minimum Requirements

  • 3+ years’ experience
  • Experience working for a Building Services Consultancy – highly regarded
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and communicate effectively with both internal and external clients around key dates
  • Have some experience and knowledge with Australian Standards
  • Have the ability to design minor elements of hydraulic services with limited guidance
  • Produce accurate and timely hydraulic services drawings with limited guidance
  • Willingness to learn and develop technical design knowledge of hydraulic services

This role is ideal for an engineer, trade-based hydraulics professional or hydraulic services drafter who thrives on working in a fast-paced environment where delivering high quality and technically accurate work is paramount.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Appropriate tertiary qualification OR equivalent trade-based experience in hydraulics;
  • Competent in the use of Revit MEP;
  • Working knowledge of MS Office Suite.

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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