Project Manager III - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States

United States of America - Alaska, Anchorage

Job Summary

Aecom is seeking a Project Manager III position supporting both USACE and Air Force clients in the Alaska area who will serve as the AECOM manager responsible for supporting the overall direction, completion and financial outcome of an environmental management project; supervises/mentors the project staff to include multiple Project Engineers, Scientists and Superintendents.

Project Manager III typical responsibilities and duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Provide leadership in motivating the project team and maintain a positive work environment

  • Manage the project using established project controls and procedures

  • Perform project and coordination reviews

  • Communicate with owners, shareholders, architects and subcontractors related to project risk, timetables, costs/budgets, and change management

  • Perform project planning, scheduling and cost control

  • Buy-out of job by determining the sub-contracting strategy for the project and preparing front-end documents and bid processes under various project delivery models

  • Prepare monthly reports including cost, schedule, safety, cash flow, etc. for internal and/or external use

  • Provide mentorship and leadership in the areas of project execution, safety and quality

  • Prepare contingency plans for potential risks, expanding contractual services and project profit


At AECOM, we believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustaining and disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.

On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, governments, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.

We are proud to be recognized for excellence:

  • Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies – 2014-2020

  • #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering-News Record's 2019 “Top 500 Design Firms” and #1 2019 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”

  • VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer

  • Perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index for 2017-2019


With world class technical expertise, leading edge technology and innovative project delivery capability around the world, AECOM’s global environmental practice helps industry and government meet their business goals – to achieve compliance, reduce or eliminate risks and manage impacts. We provide advisory and technical services to help clients cleanup and close contaminated sites and surplus operational facilities and restore them for reuse, plan and permit new facilities, address critical climate change issues, restore habitats and water quality, protect natural and cultural resources, maintain compliance, and cost effectively manage residuals and wastes.

Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS + 4 years of experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and or education

  • Valid driver's license

  • Due to then nature of the work, U.S. Citizenship is required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • BS OR MS degree in Geology/ Engineering or Environmental Science related field

  • 10+ years of Project Management experience working in the environmental industry

  • 10+ years experience working on government projects Or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Working knowledge and training in RCRA, CERCLA a and DOD environmental programs and projects.

  • Familiarity with DOD QSM and UFPP QAPP with an understanding of SI, RI/FS, RA, and PP and ROD.

  • Strong technical and communication skills are critical.

  • Good presentation skills

  • Strong writing skills with specific experience supporting and preparing required Federal environmental documents.

  • Review and understanding level of knowledge related to CADD and GIS software with user or operator level experience being a plus

  • Demonstrated experience working as part of a successful team, meeting client and internal expectations

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. 241445BR

Clearance Required No

Virtual: Yes

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.