Project Manager, Transit - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee


Canada - Alberta, Edmonton

Job Summary

AECOM’s Transportation practice is seeking a Project Manager for Transit projects in Edmonton, Alberta. Responsibilities for the position will include:

  • Managing transit projects, predominantly in the City of Edmonton, predominantly for LRT projects.

  • Preparing, monitoring and forecasting project budgets, costs, scopes, and project schedules.

  • Assembling and managing multi-disciplinary project teams (often using a disbursed engineering model).

  • Preparing, implementing, and monitoring scopes of work and project plans.

  • Arranging for, and managing sub-contractors.

  • Chairing frequent meetings (internal and client).

  • Project finances including earned value analysis, invoicing, and change orders.

  • Overseeing the ISO quality process.

  • Preparing proposals including preparing the WBS, level of effort estimate, and writing.

Minimum Requirements

  • Education: Bachelor Degree in an engineering discipline or equivalent experience

  • Have at least 8 years of experience, including a minimum of 3 years on transit-rail projects.

  • Have been a project manager, or deputy project manager on transit projects with minimum assignment fees of greater than CAD$250,000.

  • Have a combination of P3 and/or Design-Build and/or Design-Bid-Build experience.

  • Have multi-disciplinary project experience (e.g. track, civil, systems, structural, architectural, environmental, electrical, streetscaping, etc.).

  • Have experience with design, procurement, and construction phases of projects.

  • The candidate must have a technical foundation in design, construction, or transit operations.

  • The candidate must have experience working on LRT projects (with a strong preference for candidates with Alberta LRT experience).

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ideally 10+ years of experience

  • PMP and/or P.Eng designation.

  • City of Edmonton LRT experience.

  • LRT renewal / state-of-good repair project experience.

  • Specific experience with LRT track, signals, and structures.

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.

Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 224156BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.