Senior Rolling Stock Engineer


Aurecon has a proud heritage of design excellence and delivery of complex projects. We have built our brand from that foundation and the trust our clients place in us. We describe what we stand for as “Bringing Ideas to Life” which reflects our belief that what we do best is to help clients bring their ideas to reality. Our “Just Imagine” initiative reflects our aspiration to help our clients become future ready and our design thinking strategy is an important part of this initiative.

Due to continued growth and an increasing workload, we are seeking a talented, client focussed Senior Rolling Stock Engineer to join our Perth Infrastructure team.  Performing a key role within the Rail team, you will lead and contribute to building of the Rolling Stock capability in WA.

About You

To be successful in this position, you will have:

  • Solid Design and Project Management experience in the Rolling Stock Rail industry
  • Demonstrated success in leading teams through the design phase of projects
  • Ability to identify new business leads and work with the Business Development team to win new work
  • Ability to develop strong working relationships with clients and stakeholders
  • Knowledge and experience working in the WA markes is beneficial

You will be a professionally qualified Engineer, preferably chartered, Mechanical or Electrical with a demonstrated technical knowledge of some or all of the following attributes:

  • New build design/commissioning/operations
  • Rolling stock Maintenance strategy development and management 
  • Light Rail experience (design, procurement, introduction/maintenance and operations)
  • Resolution of in-service technical issues
  • Vehicle Acceptance and compliance management (VAB)
  • Understanding of Australasian/European/American standards development and interpretation
  • Experience of rolling stock/operator licencing arrangements
  • Demonstrated success in Project management and leading teams and clients through change processes
  • Consulting experience and the ability to identify and develop new business leads and work with the Business Development team to win new work
  • Ability to develop strong working relationships with clients and stakeholders
  • Knowledge and experience of working in either New Zealand or Australian markets 
  • Rolling Stock lease  and Whole Life Cost model development and management
  • Franchise bid development and management
  • Rail industry Experience outside of Australasia  

You will be a team player, and able to develop collaborative working relationships to accomplish projects goals.

Alignment with the Aurecon Attributes is also vital; Co-creative, Commercial, Engaging, Fearless, Inquisitive, Resourceful, Sense-maker and Unconventional Thinker.

What We Provide

In return for your skills we offer you the benefits that come from working in a global professional services firm, with ongoing support and development in an environment where initiative is rewarded. 

Working within the global Aurecon team offers extensive career prospects whilst providing an environment that empowers, encourages sustainability and promotes team work. For examples of some of our projects, visit http://www.aurecongroup.com/en/Projects.aspx  .

How to Apply

If you are seeking an opportunity to drive and deliver project outcomes, within a creative business that encourages innovation and fresh ideas, please click the Apply Now button below.

Aurecon is an equal opportunity employer.

***Applications are sought from direct candidates only

***No agencies please

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