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

Requisition/Vacancy No. 149033BR

Position Title Senior Water /Wastewater Engineer /Project Manager

Job Category Engineering - Water / Wastewater

Business Line Water

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Michigan

City Detroit

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

Water

We create comprehensive delivery solutions for water, wastewater and wet weather systems, desalination, water resources, water reuse, tunneling, and community infrastructure through traditional and alternative delivery services such as program management and design-build.

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Senior Water /Wastewater 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 click here at http://www.aecom.com/deployedfiles/Internet/Careers/Diversity%20and%20Inclusion/EEO%20is%20the%20Law%20Poster%20Supplement.pdf 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.

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.