SENIOR PROGRAM MANAGER AIRPORTS - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee


Peru - Lima, Lima

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented Aviation Program Manager. The position will work in a matrix organization, with local transportation and operations staff, regional leadership, and national transportation business line executives to assist in the new Lima Airport Project.

Job function include but are not limited to the following:

  • Management of the PM and CM team in the Lima Project.

  • Proactively identifies potential program problems or opportunities, analyzes the issues using all appropriate resources, develops alternatives and arrives at the most optimum approach to mitigate problems or exploit opportunities.

  • Authority to act as a team leader responsible for ensuring that the final product of the project or program team reflects the original scope and budget requirements.

  • Provides strategic plan and delivery on key client and program success; has broad program management impact.

  • Prepares and delivers presentations on behalf and in support of the client’s program.

  • Serves as the single point of contact to the client and acts as a liaison between management and clients on advanced program-related issues.

  • Interacts with executive level government or public officials and/or executive level clients on significant program matters often requiring coordination between organizations.

  • Assesses and manages risk on behalf of the client.

  • Manages Aviation Programs of value in excess of $1 billion.

  • Manages landside, airside and terminal improvements on Major Hub Airports proven through past experience.

  • Manages Construction Projects as a Construction Manager/General Contractor proven through past experience.

  • Manages Aviation and Transit Programs as an Owners Representative through past experience.

  • Ability to travel for project involvement

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management or related discipline

  • 10+ years’ experience in project management capacity on large infrastructure and/or airport design, engineering, construction project of significant scale.

  • Proven capacity to lead multiple engineering and technical functions on a large public works/ infrastructure project

  • 15-20 years’ work experience in engineering/engineering related field, with at least 10 years in a prominent/leadership/management role.

  • Proven experience managing large public works and infrastructure program

  • Proven ability to manage complex, simultaneous actions and staff to accomplish short, mid, and long-term goals.

  • Detail oriented with the ability to synthesize and extrapolate to develop strategic and operational goals.

  • Detailed oriented with strong organizational and communications skills

  • Superior communications, writing, editing, and reporting skills -- with the ability to target specific audiences

  • Experience is preparing proposals, cost estimates, schedules, and change orders.

  • Experience with commercial financial management systems/metrics

  • Adaptable to ever changing requirements

  • Fluent in English and Spanish

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree from an accredited college/university in Engineering or related scientific field.

  • Professional Engineer registration

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 - Project / Program / Management

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Peru

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 232673BR

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.