AECOM Transportation Project Manager in Denver, Colorado
Requisition/Vacancy No. 152191BR
Position Title Transportation Project Manager
Job Category Program and Project Management
Business Line Transportation
Country United States of America
State/Province/Region USA - Colorado
Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at www.aecom.com.
About the Business Line
We provide professional services in areas such as aviation, transit, freight rail, highways and bridges, planning, and ports and marine. Our global network of top-tier specialists delivers comprehensive services over the full life cycle of a project to benefit clients in government and private industries.
AECOM’s Transportation Group in the Rocky Mountain Area is growing again! With over 100,000 people in more than 150 countries, AECOM is a Fortune 500 company recognized as a leader in all of the key markets that it serves. AECOM was recently named one of Fortune magazine’s “World’s Most Admired Companies” and AECOM has been nationally ranked No. 1 in the transportation industry by Engineering News-Record magazine for the past 14 years. Our highly capable team provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering solutions that enhance and sustain the world’s built, natural and social environments.
AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Transportation Project Manager for immediate employment in the Greenwood Village, CO office. The appropriately qualified applicant will have demonstrated experience in project management, roadway design, intersection design, supervising roadway designers and the preparation of construction documents, including plans, specifications and construction estimates.
The candidate can look forward to exciting projects including:
Interchange reconstruction projects
Interstate and highway reconstruction projects
High profile alternative delivery projects
Rural and urban resurfacing projects
Intersection and safety improvement projects
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Lead engineering teams consisting of entry level engineers and technicians to develop roadway design plans for transportation projects for CDOT and local agencies
Perform business development and marketing activities to current and potential clients in order to generate future business
Oversee the work of engineers and technicians to ensure quality design work consistent with current applicable CDOT, AASHTO, and local policies and guidelines
Direct project tasks including delegating, mentoring, training, and supervising less-experienced staff
Assist with project scoping and budget development for complex and high-profile roadway design projects
Communicate with clients, agencies, stakeholders, and the public
Manage innovative transportation projects including financial, schedule, and design task management to deliver high quality plans
Assist with development of marketing strategies for targeted projects and clients within Colorado
Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering from an ABET accredited school
10+ years of experience working on transportation projects
Colorado PE license
Thorough understanding of CDOT guidelines/procedures/plan preparation
Ability to scope/estimate complex roadway projects
Ability to track and manage project budgets and schedules
Ability to supervise entry level engineers
Possess spreadsheet, word processing and standard office software skills
Must be able to thrive in a team environment
Must have excellent written/verbal communication and organizational skills
Diversified knowledge of engineering principles and practices in broad areas related to highway geometric design, intersection design, utilities, construction phasing, earthwork, drainage and streetscape
Must possess a valid driver’s license
Due to the nature of this work, qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test
This position requires successful completion of the AECOM Project Management Certification program within 6 months of hire; this certification program is a series of learning modules and is available on-line through the AECOM Learning Management System at no financial cost to the employee
Positive client relationships with CDOT and local agency clients
Local experience on transportation projects within Colorado
Experience managing high-performing multi-disciplinary design 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 at http://www.aecom.com/content/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/EEO-is-the-Law-poster-supplement.pdf to view the EEO Is The Law poster.
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