Project Manager V - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee   contract

United States

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a qualified and motivated Project Manager to support the delivery of the SWIFT capital improvement program in the Hampton Roads area of Virginia. The qualified applicant will have experience in water/wastewater engineering and alternative delivery project delivery and will be familiar with the design, construction and operation of water, wastewater and/or water reuse treatment and conveyance infrastructure. The position includes large project planning and design, schedule/budget management in an interesting and rewarding Program Management work environment.

The successful candidate will be expected to communicate effectively with project team members and across multiple organizations, have a high level of initiative and motivation to deliver quality results, have strong problem-solving skills and a demonstrated ability to provide value-added solutions and maintain strong relationships.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture and having access to exceptional training and global career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to join our team of professional and be a key delivery lead on a high profile regionally significant program.


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

Minimum Requirements

As an essential contributor to the Program Management team, you would possess the following:

o Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from an accredited university.

o Eight (8) years of relevant experience

o Demonstrated experience with both design-bid-build and alternative delivery procurement options for projects at water/wastewater treatment plants with capacities greater than 10 mgd.

o Demonstrated experience in troubleshooting complex project related problems and provides engineering support.

o Minimum of 1 year experience in coordinating with Virginia regulatory agencies.

o Proficient with MS Office Suite.

o Valid Driver’s License.

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

Preferred Qualifications

o 10+ years of relevant experience, with 3 years of demonstrated project management experience is highly preferred.

o Project Management Professional or training in project management

o Excellent oral and written communication skills. Expected to communicate regularly with stakeholders, in writing, one-on-one, and in meetings

o A positive attitude, good aptitude, and strong initiative will integrate well with our existing group of outstanding and diverse professionals.

o Builds and maintains technical and leadership skills through training opportunities, external training, and involvement in professional society functions.

o Familiarity with Oracle P6 scheduling software.

o The ability to work well in a team-oriented and inclusive Program Management Organization culture.

What We Offer

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

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. 260449BR

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.