AECOM Mission Assurance Manager in Houston, Texas

Requisition/Vacancy No. 145871BR

Position Title Mission Assurance Manager

Job Category Quality Assurance / Quality Controls

Business Line Government

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Texas

City Houston

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

About the Business Line


AECOM works with national and local governments around the world to manage and support critical programs in the areas of defense, security and intelligence; energy and climate change; environmental cleanup and waste management; infrastructure development, protection and resilience; and international development. Our global operations and connected expertise enable us to provide cutting-edge, relevant and cost-effective solutions that help our clients safeguard and enrich society and the world we live in.

Job Summary

URS, an AECOM Company, is bidding on the contract to provide Facilities Support Services (FSSC) to NASA at the Johnson Space Center, Houston, Texas. The FSSC provides critical support to NASA in the areas of Facility Maintenance and Repair Services, Engineering and Construction Projects, Information Technology Management Support, Wildlife Management, Environmental Support and Rigging Services. Award of this contract is anticipated to be October, 2017. Contract operations would then commence 1 March 2018. We seek qualified, experienced "key" employees who will provide critical support services in a variety of functional areas. Incumbents are strongly encouraged to apply.

Purpose and Scope:

Plan and direct quality, health & welfare and environmental management policies, programs, and initiatives. Maintain and administer programs to ensure a safe and compliant work environment. Modifies each program to specific contract requirements to ensure adherence to quality requirements established under ISO 9001:2000. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals

Essential Responsibilities :

  1. Develops and maintains the quality, health & welfare and environmental policies and procedures in compliance with corporate, state, federal and local regulations and contract requirements.

  2. Promotes the current ISO 9001:2000 culture throughout the company.

  3. Facilitates ISO development, implementation, training and registration of all new contracts.

  4. Conducts quality audits on a periodic basis at field locations to ensure compliance with contractual requirements.

  5. Participates at the corporate level on the AECOM Safety Committee and at the site level to address site related quality, health & welfare and environmental concerns.

  6. Provides guidance to managers and supervisors to assist them in the interpretation of and compliance with quality, health & welfare and environmental related contract requirements.

  7. Corresponds with corporate loss control experts and insurance company claim representatives to strengthen the company worker's compensation and loss prevention program. .

  8. Conducts special evaluations, quality surveys and audits. Compiles reports and findings of surveys and audits for review and makes corrective action recommendations as required.

  9. Participates at the corporate level on the AECOM Environmental Compliance Committee.

  10. Performs all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Work Environment, Physical Demands, and Mental Demands:

Typical office environment with no unusual hazards, occasional lifting to 20 pounds, constant sitting while using the computer terminal, constant use of sight abilities while reviewing documents, constant use of speech/hearing abilities for communication, constant mental alertness, must possess planning/organizing skills, and work under deadlines.

Minimum Requirements

Bachelor's degree in Quality Assurance Engineering, Business Management or related field and 10 years of experience. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Good written and oral communication skills; working knowledge of word-processing and integrated software applications; organizational skills and ability to perform detail-oriented work are required. Position requires familiarity with and ability to stay current with industry standards. Position requires the ability to pass and maintain a Security Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications Incumbent workforce preferred.

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 to view the EEO Is The Law poster.