AECOM Senior Water /Wastewater Design Engineer /Project Manager in Detroit, Michigan

Business Line Water

Position Title Senior Water /Wastewater Design Engineer /Project Manager

United States of America - Michigan

Detroit

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Senior Water /Wastewater Design Engineer /Project Manager to join our Michigan water group in our Detroit or Southfield offices. This position will focus on work associated with water treatment process design, wastewater treatment process design, transmission and conveyance, master planning, asset management, and will assist with projects related other water resources tasks as needed.

Responsibilities include, but not limited to:

  • Project management of moderate to complex water, wastewater and conveyance projects including design team leadership, and development of scopes of work, level of effort and project completion schedules.

  • Technical work on moderate to complex water/wastewater treatment process system evaluations and project tasks, including planning, design, modeling, and construction observation

  • Business development support for the southeast Michigan area

  • Utilize network of water industry resources such as existing and potential water /wastewater clients, professional associations, manufacturers and contractors for business development opportunities

  • Attend and play an active role in business development meetings, professional associations and conferences, and other opportunities to interact with potential clients

  • Develop scopes of work and schedules for inclusion into contracts; negotiate contracts

  • Manage client and project from study phase through detailed design and construction administration

  • Schedule and conduct project meetings and workshops

  • Manage and coordinate sub-consultants

  • Liaison to regulatory agencies for project permitting

  • Review and approve client invoices

  • Identify and develop relationships with key stakeholders and decision makers in existing and new markets

  • Assist with authoring proposals (technical approach, project team, relevant experience, schedule, fee, local economic development requirements)

  • Develop PowerPoint presentations for projects and proposal interviews

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, preferably environmental, civil, mechanical or chemical

  • 10+ years of water / wastewater system and process design experience

  • 5+ years of experience in managing a multi-discipline design team

  • MI Professional Engineer

  • Experience writing technical proposals and reports

  • Demonstrated experience interacting with clients, participating in project interviews, city council meetings and various speaking engagements

  • Proficiency with computer applications including word processing, spreadsheets and related applications (MS Office Suite and CAD)

  • Strong desire to assist in developing water / wastewater business in Michigan

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with water and wastewater treatment facility plans/specs and MI state regulations

  • Water / wastewater treatment design experience in municipal, commercial, and industrial markets

  • History of working on SE Michigan water / wastewater design

  • Previous experience working with SE Michigan communities (IE: City of Detroit, Great Lakes Water Authority, etc)

  • Demonstrated experience in identifying new project opportunities with little to no direction

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

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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. Notice to third party agencies: 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. Notice to third party agencies: 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 - Water / Wastewater

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 149033BR