Water/Wastewater – Conveyance Technical Leader/Senior Project Manager - Military veterans preferred

2021-09-01
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Raleigh
North Carolina
United States

United States of America - North Carolina, Raleigh

Job Summary

The Water Business Line of AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Water/Wastewater Conveyance Technical Leader/Senior Project Manager, who will also serve as a Client Services Manager, with a focus in water/wastewater infrastructure design, with in-depth design engineering experience in municipal public right-of-way conveyance and pumping systems, for immediate employment in our Raleigh, NC office. This practice leadership role within AECOM offers an exciting opportunity to focus on a mix of client business growth, technical leadership in municipal conveyance design, project delivery leadership and mentoring of developing engineering staff by leveraging top notch regional and national water/wastewater engineering expertise and capabilities to expand AECOM’s Raleigh area business. The appropriately qualified applicant will be a seller/doer and have the opportunity to manage and work with an established team of professional engineers on a variety of water, wastewater, and storm water design projects including collection and distribution pipelines, pumping stations, water/wastewater treatment facilities, and storage systems. The applicant will have the opportunity to provide engineering leadership on a mix of municipal, state and Federal Dept. of Defense facility projects.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Collaborate with regional and national AECOM experts in the Water Business Line and across business lines to bring cutting edge solutions and teams to our clients and to seek new municipal business opportunities with existing clients.

  • Work with senior technical staff and marketing staff to deliver winning proposals.

  • Serve as Client Services Manager for select clients.

  • Conduct planning and staff meetings.

  • Oversee the successful delivery of technical work.

  • Serve as Seller/Doer, Project Manager, and technical lead for the planning, design, permitting and construction of water/wastewater conveyance and pumping projects, including new construction, rehabilitation/renewal, and public right-of-way utility relocation.

  • Oversee project elements including reports, hydraulic models, calculations, drawings, construction plans and specifications, permitting packages, and construction phase engineering services.

  • Perform project management activities including coordination with clients, sub-consultants, regulatory agencies; scope, schedule, and budget development; project team coordination; interdisciplinary coordination; budget and schedule tracking; invoicing; and payment of subconsultants and contractors.

  • Supervise and mentor junior staff, and provide professional growth opportunities for team members – with a focus on water/wastewater conveyance.

  • Demonstrated leadership skills, and ability to successfully direct multi-disciplinary teams.

Minimum Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering, or related field, and a minimum of 10 years of experience.

  • Must be a licensed Professional Engineer.

  • 10+ years of progressive water/wastewater engineering experience including the planning, design, and construction of municipal water/wastewater conveyance and pumping projects, including new construction in public right-of-way, condition assessment and rehabilitation/renewal, and public right-of-way utility relocation.

  • Strong project management fundamentals and a proven track record of providing technical leadership to successfully deliver water and wastewater projects

  • Experience supervising other engineering professionals, and strong staff development, mentoring and management skills.

  • Must have a proven track record of leading technical engineering and successfully delivering water and wastewater projects, resulting in securing additional projects from clients

  • Ability to communicate and coordinate effectively with diverse audience groups including clients, the public, regulatory staff, subconsultants, and internal technical staff.

  • Must have a valid driver's license.

  • Occasional business travel of one to three days per month may be required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Must be a licensed Professional Engineer in NC or have ability to obtain licensure through reciprocity within 6 months of employment.

  • 15+ years of progressive water/wastewater engineering experience including the planning, design, and construction of municipal water/wastewater conveyance and pumping projects, including new construction in public right-of-way, rehabilitation/renewal, and public right-of-way utility relocation.

  • Experience in preparation of engineering proposals for submission to clients, and in business development.

  • Experience in managing and/or delivering projects by “alternative delivery” approaches including design/build, progressive design/build, and construction management at risk.

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 - Civil

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 254267BR

Virtual: 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.