Our Water Business

Our multi-disciplinary team works across water, wastewater and storm water, as well as surface waters and irrigation; partnering with clients spanning the municipal, industrial, transportation, commercial, mining and agricultural sectors. Together we make things happen on projects throughout New Zealand, Australia, the Pacific and South East Asia.

Beca Water, across New Zealand and Australia, now consists of around 150 water industry engineering, design and project management specialists and is one of the largest specialised water teams in the region. We have demonstrated a commitment to excellence, sustained growth and successful project completion.

We embrace the fact that people are our greatest asset. It’s our people that set us apart, and who our clients keep coming back to. Passionate about what we do and the culture we have developed, we believe that key to our success is the teamwork and collaboration fostered, not only within our Water team, but right across the Beca Group.

This commitment to our people, means that we understand that it’s not always easy juggling work with everything else life throws at us. Which is why we are happy to discuss flexible working arrangements for all opportunities in the Beca team – in either a part-time or full-time capacity.

The Opportunity

Our Melbourne team provide services to a broad range of water industry clients and following significant recent wins on long term engineering programs, we are looking to expand our capabilities.

With projects coming online in the near future, we are seeking Expressions of Interest to join us for long term opportunities and secondment prospects.
Civil Engineers Design management and/or project management
Mechanical Engineers Design management and/or project management
These are for Junior and Experienced level opportunities. The roles offer:
The opportunity to lead projects and deliver high quality work in direct communication with our clients.
The chance to work across the entire project life-cycle from Business Case development through to Design, Construction and Operation.
Access to industry leading specialists in the Water market.
Dedicated mentoring from senior leaders in our team to help you achieve your career goals and develop professionally.
A flexible working arrangement within a high performing close-knit team who are passionate about what they do.
About you

You will have relevant qualifications and be a professionally qualified or working toward CPEng status with your experience across technical, delivery and client-facing activities. To be considered for the roles, you will need to demonstrate:
A background in infrastructure Engineering or Project Management with exposure in the Water markets.
Understanding of project management principles and a desire to progress professionally in this field.
Exceptional communication skills with an ability to build relationships both externally and internally.
An appropriate tertiary qualification aligned to project management or engineering.
A positive and tenacious attitude with an ability makes things happen and alignment with our company purpose to “Make Everyday Better”.
Your experience so far will preferably be Water delivery or Utilities but directly relevant experience in similar fields would be considered.

About Beca
Our clients do incredible things every day. They are transforming communities and changing lives, and we are right there alongside them.

Beca is one of the largest employee-owned professional services consultancies in the Asia-Pacific region. Our team of 3000-plus is diverse enough to bring a wide range of perspectives and expertise to every client and challenge, creating resourceful, smart solutions from our collective experience and insights.

While our experience has been 100 years in the making, it’s the fresh talent we’re nurturing, the innovative thinking we’re developing and the connections that we’re forging that get us most excited for the future.

Ready to make the move? Apply now!

If you want to make everyday better, apply online today! If you have any questions, call Simon Kitto (Talent Acquisition Business Partner) – +61 2 8216 4634 or can find out more about our people and projects by visiting www.beca.com/waterteam

Beca prides itself on supporting a diverse and inclusive culture – open to inputs from creative people of all genders, ethnicity, identity, thought and experiences.