Senior Technical Lead & Project Manager - Military veterans preferred

2021-09-04
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Markham
Canada

Canada - Ontario, Markham

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Senior Water Technical Lead & Project Manager for Water Treatment Plants and Reservoirs and Pumping Stations, based out of our Markham, Ontario (north of downtown Toronto) office to perform the following duties:

  • Provide detail design of projects that involve multiple disciplines, including structural, architectural, HVAC mechanical, process mechanical, I&C, etc.

  • Provide detailed calculations for processes.

  • Lead pilot and treatability studies.

  • Lead commissioning activities.

  • Provide clear and focused leadership on all project functions related to project management, project control, design and engineering management, and construction management to meet the Client’s and AECOM’s overall goals on multi-disciplinary projects

  • Effectively maintain and develop a healthy client relationship throughout the project execution and project close-out

  • Create a team environment that supports AECOM’s Client focus, where employees meet the expectations, requirements, and agreements of our Clients.

  • Define project scope, goals, deliverables, quality and compliance requirements

  • Ensure compliance with AECOM’s and the Client’s quality policies and procedures

  • Develop detailed work breakdown structures and project execution plans

  • Define project staffing and resource requirements in consultation with Department Managers

  • Plan and prepare accurate fee estimates to complete projects as well as baseline cash and financial performance indicators for future project control

  • Manage planning and scheduling of project deliverables and the development of resource loaded schedules for design and contract administration services

  • Manage a design team and develop an execution plan that allows work to be executed in logical sequences, monitors design activities, manages inter-discipline data flow and communication, and manages the introduction of design changes

  • Ensure strict compliance with the Client’s and AECOM’s safety policies and procedures

  • Use a full range of available communication mediums to engage and solicit inputs from key stakeholders on each project

  • Proactively resolve performance, scope, cost and schedule issues

  • Constantly monitor and report on progress of the project to all stakeholders

  • Ensure accurate and timely preparation of engineering and financial status reports to our clients and AECOM’s senior leadership

  • Consistently deliver on each project to achieve top-tier industry benchmarks for quality, overall project delivery and project financials

  • Provide mentoring of intermediate and junior staff

  • Prepare proposal capture plans and proposal documents

  • Provide business development including seeking out new opportunities and enhancing existing projects

About AECOM

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-sustainingdisaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.

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

We are proud to be recognized for excellence:

  • Named one of Fortune magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies" for the sixth consecutive year

  • Ranked #1 in Engineering News-Record’s 2020 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”

  • Ranked #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering News-Record’s 2020 “Top 500 Design Firms”

  • VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer

To learn more about some of our exciting projects in Canada click here

Additional Information:

  • Please note sponsorship is not applicable for this position.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Chemical, Environmental or Civil Engineering or relevant engineering field to waster treatment and reservoirs and pumping stations

  • 10+ years of Technical Experience, Project Management, Design and Construction experience in Waster Treatment Plants, reservoirs and pumping stations and related infrastructure

  • Have executed wastewater treatment projects from very beginning of pre-design until project close-out at end of Warranty period

  • Registered P.Eng. in Ontario or eligible within 12 months

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license

Preferred Qualifications

  • 15+ years of Technical Design, Project Management, Design and Construction experience in large Water Treatment Plants (> 100 MLD) and reservoirs and pumping stations and related infrastructure

  • Water process, design and commissioning capabilities

  • General understanding of electrical, instrumentation and process controls

  • Certification such as PMP, CCE, PgMP, or related certifications

  • Proficient in common desktop packages, i.e. Word, Excel, MS Project, MS PowerPoint

  • Strong organizational, interpersonal, problem solving and analytical skills

  • Motivated, team player, independent, organized with strong business acumen

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

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 - Chemical

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 254462BR

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.