United States of America - Ohio, Columbus
AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Water Design-Build Design Manager to be based anywhere in the United States. This position will report to our Water Group in Sacramento, CA (with dotted line to the Chelmsford, MA Design Build group). 25-30% company paid travel to California will be required.
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The Water Division of AECOM is actively seeking a creative, Water Design-Build Design Manager. This position will be part of an exciting team employing the latest technologies to solve critical water supply, treatment, and infrastructure projects such as water and wastewater treatment plants, pump stations, and conveyance systems throughout the United States and Canada. This is an opportunity to work on some of our nation’s most pressing water infrastructure problems and contributing to AECOM’s success as an industry leader in engineering and construction.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
The Design Manager will be charged with responsibility to actively direct the performance of ongoing water and wastewater projects as well as take a leadership role in the development and capture of upcoming design build pursuits.
It is desirable that the DB Design Manager is capable of performing in both conceptual and detailed engineering and construction project management capacities.
As a DB Design Manager the primary responsibilities will include managing the activities of a multi-discipline design through AECOM’s design centers, as well as overall project management for procurement, scheduling, VE or constructability reviews, familiarity with job cost reporting, and budget control activities through the life of the project, including EAC analysis during on-site construction as prime contracting entity.
Those managers with either Design Build or alternative delivery design management experience will be considered especially those with water/wastewater industry experience or those with experience in industrial (process) oriented construction fields.
Fiscal Experience – Proven project management skills to delivery projects at or under budget and on schedule. Working knowledge of job accounting and reporting methods such as earned value and estimates to complete.
Team Oriented – This position requires the skill set to directly oversee and manage detailed engineering and construction teams working collaboratively together to deliver the project.
Bachelor’s degree in civil, sanitary, environmental, chemical or mechanical engineering, or a related degree.
10 years of relevant experience in the water/wastewater sector.
Professional Engineering (PE) Registration in California or ability to obtain a PE within one year after starting the role.
15+ years’ experience in delivering engineering and construction projects in the water/wastewater industry delivered using progressive design-build, lump sum design-build, or CMAR project delivery methods.
Good understanding of project delivery and ability to facilitate technical discussions when needed.
Proven project management experience with ability to manage a diverse team.
Demonstrated ability to negotiate, influence and manage risk.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Travel to other offices/sites will be required.
Experience managing D/B projects that are $30 Million or more
A DBIA certificate is preferred but not required.
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 Water
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 254870BR
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.