Senior Project Manager - W/WW Engineering - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States

United States of America - Texas, Houston

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a Senior Project Manager with Water and/or Wastewater Plant Design experience to be located in Houston, TX. The Project Manager will join our expanding Water Group. This position may include client management with municipal contracts.

The Water Group provides complex program and project delivery to AECOM. This group manages various aspects of projects and programs to profitably deliver services and results that meet or exceed client requirements and are aligned with AECOM’s core values and financial objectives. Responsible for managing a project to achieve specified objectives. Involves the overall planning, coordination and control of a project from inception to completion to produce a functionally and financially viable project that will be completed on time within authorized cost and to the required quality. Manages scope, schedule, budget, quality, safety, and change management.

Projects may include water system master plans, hydraulic distribution system modeling, water audits, water quality studies, disinfection, water supply sustainability, water systems design (water treatment plants, pump stations, etc.), energy evaluations, water main replacement analysis, water vulnerability and emergency response, and Safe Drinking Water Program audits.

Projects may include water and/or waste water treatment facilities, combined sewer overflow facilities, sanitary sewer stations, booster pump stations, transmission and/or distribution mains.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for contract management, administration and coordination on projects of various sizes and types

  • Responsible for interpreting, organizing, executing and coordinating construction engineering documents

  • Responsible for monitoring assigned staff to determine contractor's activities are monitored and performed in accordance with project plans, specifications and contractual requirements

  • Liaison between Client, Company Personnel and Contractor in resolution of project issues

  • Review and evaluate claims for changes and/or changed conditions

  • Analyze and determine resolutions for complex construction/design problems

  • Represent projects/clients at meetings and conferences

  • Review and respond to Contractor's correspondence as required on assigned projects

  • Implement on site procedures to assist staff in performing their work

  • Keep client informed regarding project issues and provide possible resolutions

  • Read and interpret plans and specifications

  • Monitor contractor progress and compare with approved Progress Schedule

  • Review and evaluate Progress Schedules

  • Administer and manage contract and budget

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree plus 10 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education, including 2 years of leadership

Preferred Qualifications

  • BS in Civil Engineering

  • Professional Engineer in Texas, or the ability to obtain within 6 months

  • 12+ years’ experience preferred in water/wastewater as a Project Manager

  • Project experience must include water/wastewater treatment plants and pump stations, stormwater systems, collection and distribution systems, and water wells

  • Previous experience as a Project Manager in Texas (familiarity with the area)

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 - Water - Wastewater

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 235678BR

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.