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WSP Australia

4.1
  • 1,000 - 50,000 employees

Job Satisfaction at WSP Australia

7.8
7.8 rating for Job Satisfaction, based on 54 reviews
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I am an asbestos analyst - my satisfaction is only at a 7 as there are BD items which we cannot complete until we get accreditation. I predict my satisfaction will extend to a 9 once this is underway. That being said there is support if I need it for my work (or otherwise).
My role is to assist in the project management and delivery of a large project
Client meetings, engineering activities, CAD, Revit and Bluebeam markups. Writing specifications.
Environmental report writing, field investigation/sampling, assisting in project management and proposal writing.
I manage a lot of projects on a day-day basis, dealing with clients and suppliers and helping out where I can within the company
design/project management
I am currently on Secondment to the Australian Energy Market Operator (AEMO). I have been working towards publishing annual marginal loss factors in a three-man team. Due to the process driven nature of this work, I spent most of my time reading procedures and writing formulas to automate the calculations. My current responsibilities are: Load flow metering data cleanup and verification Identify and isolate non-scheduled generators from load traces Investigate missing load traces Mapping of metered load/gen traces to transmission node identities Preparation of past load traces for future load growth forecast MLF calculations for backcast and forecast General data analysis
The day to day responsibilities can be varied because my team is very new. There is no structure on responsibilities at this stage.
Role can vary week to week. Being a bigger company you often complete audits on safety road design and help set up projects through inputting Dial Before You Dig information. However I have still had plenty of exposure to road and drainage design , using the standards to produce vertical and horizontal alignments as well as working on 3D models in Microstation
Social Media Events. Coordination Campaign. Management Content writing
My role is to support and learn from the electrical engineers in the Water team. While some of my day-to-day tasks are mundane, most of them build a foundation of understanding how everything works as a whole.
Hydraulic modelling, field work, structural design, pipeline design.
Assist other senior planners with their day to day tasks across all projects.
Exposure to everything, thrown in the deep end - sink or swim.
My day-to-day responsibilities change progressively. Last week I was working under my project leader and this week I am partially leading the project. This gives me great confidence that my work is at an acceptable level and that my seniors trust me to lead projects.
Design work, structural inspections and reporting
Providing support to senior consultants, modelling, writing reports, reviewing documentations for submissions
Admin, project bidding, some technical design
Site Visit 15hrs Detailed design using software (CAD, 12d) 15hrs Tender design 7.5hs.
I am involved in completing calculations and reporting.