Senior Project Manager - Military veterans preferred

2021-11-17
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Rocky Hill
Connecticut
United States

United States of America - Connecticut, Rocky Hill

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Senior Project Manager to be based in Rocky Hill, CT.

As a Senior Project Manager, you will use your knowledge and understanding of bridge engineering and delivery expectations to effectively manage and lead bridge projects which are executed under conventional or alternative delivery models. Moreover, you will provide guidance to junior and intermediate staff in the delivery of projects. Implied is an ability to complete a bridge design from planning through to detailed design stages and into construction and contract administration.

As a key team player your responsibilities will include coaching, mentoring, participating in bridge group leadership and driving team performance. Ultimately you will be responsible for the successful delivery of a range of projects for both private and public sector clients. You will also be expected to lead or support the preparation of technical proposals for work opportunities and be involved with business development as appropriate for a senior engineer.

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

  • Responsible for managing a project to achieve specified objectives. 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.

  • Produce, or manage the production of, design and construction documents for bridges from concept through construction - This effort may include development or review of design calculations; use and evaluation of design software; development of plans, specifications, quantities and cost estimates; writing of technical reports; and support of construction phase services

  • Develop solutions to a wide range of difficult technical structural design problems

  • Ability to manage complex technical work independently while mentoring and guiding less experienced team members

  • Must be able to work in a self-directed manner in all aspects of bridge design and document production process

  • Preparation of reports, proposals, and other documentation for clients and review agencies

  • Participate in bridge group leadership and effectively communicate workload requirements to Bridge Manager and manage resources on projects

  • Assist with staff development, and provide input and recommendations relative to staff needs, performance, and remuneration

  • Support client relationships by performance, service and effective communication

  • Ability to work to meet tight project schedules

  • Reports to the Manager of the Bridge Group

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-sustaining disaster 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

As populations grow, so do demands for safe, expedient and cost-effective transportation. Our Transportation business line partners with clients around the world to build, modernize and expand transportation infrastructure and deliver advanced mobility solutions to carry our communities into the future — safely, equitably and reliably.

We combine our extensive planning, design, construction and asset management experience with advanced technologies and innovations to help our public and private clients restore or replace their aging transportation infrastructure, and find smarter, more effective ways to move people and goods across our cities, countries and continents.

Our integrated approach and social responsibility have earned us the trust of local municipalities, government agencies, commercial clients and public-private partnerships. Our expertise and global reach enable us to deliver high-quality solutions for our clients that pave the way for long-lasting benefits to society.

Minimum Requirements

  • BS in Civil or Structural Engineering + 8 years of relevant experience in bridge design

  • Licensed Professional Engineer in Connecticut (or eligible for registration within 6 months)

Preferred Qualifications

  • MS preferred in structural engineering

  • Strong Technical skills and ability to provide technical leadership

  • Project experience with MassDOT and/or other State DOT’s

  • A current P.E. license in MA and/or surrounding states

  • Project management skills

  • Well versed in modern structural, analytical and design software packages

  • Excellent verbal communication and writing skills

  • Experience in successfully leading bridge projects under a Design Build delivery

  • Experience in project management, including experience with business and contractual agreements

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 - Project / Program / Management

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 254810BR

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.