Project Manager - Remediation - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

New York
United States

United States of America - New York, Latham

Job Summary

AECOM has a position available in Latham, NY for a Program/Project Manager.

Responsible for the overall performance of the Remediation Practice within the Northeast Region. The Program/Project Manager provides practice-based business leadership managing programs/projects, developing a staff of seller doers and driving Practice-focused growth

The responsibilities of this position include, but may not be limited to the following:

  • Business Development (20%)

  • Focus resources and BD spend on strategic/ targeted clients that have the greatest potential for revenue growth, attractive pricing and long-term repeat business

  • Raise the profile of the Practice across the region as the leading provider of environmental solutions to regulators, clients and potential employees

  • Develop a team and culture of seller-doers through the Department Managers and Team Leaders to secure projects from targeted clients

  • Work with Americas Practice Directors, Market Sector Directors and Regional BD to develop, capture, and grow market share for the Practice across the Region

  • Foster a rigorous Go/No-Go decision framework to prioritize BD investment

  • Actively seek to maximize pricing through project fee type, basis of underlying rates and approach

  • Project Delivery (80%)

  • Apply best practices to project delivery by leveraging EBL Practices, centers of excellence, technology and standard methodologies

  • Oversee staffing and workforce planning with an emphasis on optimization of SCM and utilization

  • Ensure Department Managers focus on pricing, staff demographics/mix and application of technology/standard methodologies in project pursuits and execution

  • Provide the Environment Programs organization with specialist and strategic support as needed

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Geology

  • 8+ years of relevant experience including investigation and remediation of emerging contaminants (PFAS and 1,4-dioxane), MGP and chlorinated solvents

  • Extensive experience in driving growth, developing strategy, generating sales and building high performance teams

  • Experience with Federal clients a plus

Preferred Qualifications

  • Regulatory expertise specific to PFAS investigations and remediation

  • 12+ years of experience preferred

  • Previous Project Management experience highly desired

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 Program and Project Management

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 224656BR

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.