Program Manager (CDBG Disaster Recovery) - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Baton Rouge
United States

United States of America - Texas, Houston

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Program Manager who will oversee the implementation of Disaster Recovery Programs in our Baton Rouge, LA office, including the oversight of managers and distribution of resources within a specific functional area. The Project Manager should maintain a complete understanding of all applicable CDBG Program policies and requirements.

The Project Manager will be responsible for the following:

  • Work with the client and the applicant to identify projects that comply with the established categories of work for the program.

  • Manage major project efforts, requiring complex coordination across multiple systems and processes.

  • Develop strategies, prepare proposals, negotiate contracts, and execute disaster recovery projects.

  • Monitor and understand the financial performance of the project.

  • Oversee the implementation of specific parts of the Disaster Recovery project, which may include oversight and distribution of resources within the specific functional area.

  • Ability to mobilize immediately, to a location determined by the Client.

  • Ability to manage Task Leaders and organize and prioritize work to ensure that adequate time and attention is devoted to individual tasks while remaining acutely aware of timelines, meeting deadlines, and performance measures.

  • Advanced time management skills which utilize high-level strategies that aid staff in managing time, productivity, and effectiveness.

  • Other duties as required.

Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS + 6 YORE or AA/AS (US) + 8 YORE or Diploma/Certificate (Canada) + 8 YORE or HS/GED + 10 YORE

Preferred Qualifications

  • 6+ years of professional level Disaster program management experience

  • 4+ years of hazard mitigation, housing, community development, economic development or related fields

  • Experience with Residential CDBG Disaster Recovery experience

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 Construction Management

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 231923BR

Additional Locations US - Baton Rouge, LA - 7389 Florida Blvd Suite 300

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.