AECOM Deputy Project Manager- L&E in Kolkata, India

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Deputy Project Manager- L&E

India - West Bengal


Job Summary

AECOM India is seeking an experienced and proven professional for lift & Escalator System for Kolkata East- West Metro Project.

This individual will supervise and manage a PMC team. The qualified individual will have a strong background in project management and project delivery for transportation especially Metro/Rail projects.

The responsibilities of L & E engineer are as below:

  • The candidate is expected to review design report, Method statement, contract Document, Shop drawings of the Lift and Escalator and its related Services of the project. This includes communicating client requirements, taking periodic reviews and intervening when team requires assistance. Updating PM/DyPM on daily progress and other site issues.

  • Responsible for preparing progress status reports Progress payment etc. for the all Lifts and Escalator Installation aspects of the project.

  • Vendor drawing review and approval

  • Inspection of L&E equipment’s at factory and site.

  • Upkeep of all L&E construction related documents.

  • Day to day inspection and ensure the quality and safety compliance by contarctor’s site team during storage, Loading/unloading, installation, testing and commissioning of L&E equipments.

  • Responsible to interact with and take regular feedback from architect, contractor and other vendors regarding the drawings and design and convey the same to his internal team. He may also be required to provide post commissioning support and solve client queries with a view to maintaining good client relationships. Resolving all site conflicts on day to day basis.

  • Intimating any project and site related hazards to PM/DyPM.

Specific Skills Required:

  • Should be a great motivator and an excellent Time Manager.

  • Have effective communication skills with good written and spoken English.

  • Have a good attention to details and correctness of all submissions.

  • Strong Leadership skill and role model requirement.

  • Relationship management and work winning skills with clients.

  • Profit and loss sensitivity is desired.

  • The role requires front end engineering and design consulting skills. It requires global client interaction as well. It is not a back office role.

  • The position will be based at Kolkata.

Person Specification:

  • Safeguard - To operate ethically and with integrity, while prioritizing safety and security in all that you do

  • Be decisive - Know how to prioritize, advocate focus and accountability

  • Be impactful - Use clear and frequent communications, drive execution and results.

  • Be client-focused - Be collaborative, innovative and strategic.

  • Be the role model - Lead by example, demand excellence, maintain safety and integrity as top priorities.

Minimum Requirements

  • 5-8 years of experience of working in Planning, Interface, Design and Installation, Testing & Commissioning and Integrated Testing & Commissioning of underground Metro Project for L&E Services.

  • Graduate degree in Mechanical Engineering.

  • Expertise in the field of Lift and Escalator and should have carried out for large projects (Metro/Airport) designing and technology, Installation Supervision , testing and Commissioning and Integrated Testing & Commissioning. Basic knowledge of other fields (Electrical, Fire plumbing and SCADA) shall be an added advantage.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Prior experience in similar projects.

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.


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 - Transportation

Country India

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 167821BR