AECOM Roadway Department Manager in Chicago, Illinois

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Roadway Department Manager

United States of America - Illinois


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented, and motivated Roadway Department Manager for immediate employment for the Chicago, IL office. Responsibilities will include the management of the Roadway department staff, oversight and management of active projects, and business development. Projects may include roadways/highways, bridges, utilities, and misc. facilities related to transportation or infrastructure projects for a range of prospective clients, including IDOT, ISTHA, CDOT, and other counties and municipalities.

Responsibilities include:

  • Establishes operational objectives and work plans and delegate assignments to subordinate managers

  • Reviews objectives to determine success of operation

  • Develops, modifies, executes company polices that affect immediate operations and may have company-wide effect

  • Works on issues where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth knowledge of organizational objectives

  • Implements strategic policies when selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results

  • Oversees the administration of projects including technical, financial, and client satisfaction

  • Accountable for the development, coordination, and execution of the planning, design and/or construction management activities and personnel under his/her direction on a day-to-day basis

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree

  • 13+ years experience managing transportation projects

  • Professional Engineer license

  • Familiarity with IDOT, ISTHA, and local agency specifications, policies and procedures

  • Experience managing and supervising people

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Construction Management

  • Professional Engineer license in IL

  • Computer proficiency in MS Word and Excel and PM software applications

  • Ability to proactively communicate and lead project teams

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 165414BR