AECOM Deputy Project Director (Civil) in Kochi, India

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Deputy Project Director (Civil)

India - Tamil Nadu


Job Summary

AECOM India has recently won general consultancy(GC) work related to Integrated Water Transport System in Kochi city.The GC shall be responsible for general project management, including initiating, planning, supervising, controlling, and commissioning the works related to different areas of the project.

AECOM is seeking an experienced and proven professional to play the role Deputy Project Director (Civil) .The DPD will supervise and manage a PMC team.The qualified individual will have a strong background in project management and project delivery for transportation projects.

Responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to:

  • Planning, directing, and supervising all operations included in the project with greater risk and complexity; moderate to large financial impact.

  • Managing and leading the overall project team including all technical, financial, and client satisfaction areas using consistent processes and tools.

  • Supporting the Project Director on a local to national basis achieving quality outcomes, financial performance and client satisfaction.

  • Assist the Project Director in successfully developing strategy, preparing proposals, negotiating contracts, and executing the project.

  • Acting as primary point of contact with client.

  • Identify and recruit key talent

  • Mentor younger staff

Minimum Requirements

Minimum twenty five (25) years of total experience

Minimum 5 years middle / senior management position in infrastructure sector.

Minimum 3 years in coastal infrastructure.

M. Tech or Masters Degree or MBA / PGDM

Graduate in Civil Engineering or equivalent.


Experience with Internally Funded Projects

Excellent client interaction skills

Preferred Qualifications

Excellent writing skills including reports and proposals and presentation skills

Team player willing and able to work with people in multiple geographic areas

Willingness and ability to travel 30%

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.

Job Category Program and Project Management

Country India

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 161037BR