AECOM Design Manager, Infrastructure, Bahrain in Manamah, Bahrain

Requisition/Vacancy No. 151704BR

Position Title Design Manager, Infrastructure, Bahrain

Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Business Line Transportation

Country Bahrain

State/Province/Region BH - Al Manamah

City Manamah

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


We provide professional services in areas such as aviation, transit, freight rail, highways and bridges, planning, and ports and marine. Our global network of top-tier specialists delivers comprehensive services over the full life cycle of a project to benefit clients in government and private industries.

Job Summary

AECOM are seeking a Design Manager - Infrastructure to join our team in Bahrain.

  • Design management and inter disciplinary co-ordination during design and implementation (supervision) stage

  • Ensure quality and timely delivery of infrastructure deliverables to AECOM’s internal and external clients.

  • Undertake technical reviews and progress reporting and liaising with internal and external clients.

  • Coordinate the implementation of projects, ensuring that the performance is in accordance with respective scope of services and conditions of agreements.

  • Provide update reports to the project design managers or project managers and clients when needed.

  • Coordinate aspects of projects submittals and deliverables, reviews and approvals against contract requirements.

  • Report and advice on any deviations from the same.

  • Adhere to AECOM Health and Safety and Quality measures and associated policies.

  • Assist in the pursuit, assessment and review of future opportunities for project work and consultancy services.

  • Provide design advice, reports, and liaise with all AECOM internal departments as required.

  • Coordinate assignments between inter-disciplinary AECOM and external teams

  • Provide marketing and proposal support to the business with current and future clients.

  • Liaise with all Engineering department team members in a professional manner.

  • Undertake job planning and prepare assignments Projects Quality Plans (PQP) including circulation and briefing the entire team associated with any assignment.

  • Adhere to Project Management basics in terms of Quality, Budget, and Time of assignments. Take full responsibility of design outputs as being properly checked and in line with the design brief and quality standards.

  • Stake holder management i,e clients, other consultants, and authorities

Minimum Requirements

  • 10 years of experience within similar projects preferred

  • Middle East experience preferred

  • Chartered Civil Engineer (ICE, UK or equivalent) or working towards the same

  • Experienced in design management of large multi-disciplinary infrastructure projects

  • High level of critical thinking skills.

  • High level of numerical skills.

  • Strong English communication skills.

  • Must have ability to utilize computer technology to access data, maintain records, generate reports, etc.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering or similar

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.


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