AECOM Operations Manager in Mexico City, Mexico

Business Line Construction Services

Position Title Operations Manager

Mexico - Federal District

Mexico City

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Operations Manager for employment in the Mexico City office.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Lead the PM/CM delivery team as part of the Country Lead Team working closely with other stakeholders such as the JV Partners, the Technical Support Director and the Superintendent

  • Operational delivery of all Build Projects, Build Programmed, and Dealer Projects

  • Managing a team of Project and Contract Managers to deliver to programmed deadlines within a set of clear performance indicators

  • Attend monthly safety meetings, ensure messages conveyed to the operational staff, manage the safety messages into the projects and audit to give confidence that the safety is being implemented in accordance with client and SIA – AECOM processes and procedures

  • Feedback safety learning’s into the Safety Manager to provide continuous learning for the whole team Provide safety training for operational staff and look for opportunities to give training to the supply chain

  • Manage a team of Build Project Managers to deliver projects to time, cost and quality standards

  • Ensure that the PM/CMs are attending to all the stages of project development, delivery and close out, for example, scoping visits; design reviews; post tender meetings; cost plan reviews; pre-start meetings; regular site progress meetings; high quality handovers; financial close meetings; and safety audits

  • Develop systems aligned closely with Build and Maintenance to ensure compliance while giving the solutions sufficient flexibility to meet the needs of the dealer business

  • Ensuring that annual performance plans are agreed with all operational staff; regular reviews and communication to ensure that work is delivered within the agreed values of the SIA-AECOM and the client


  • Manage the delivery of projects to the programmed timelines

  • Manage the delivery of projects within agreed budgets

  • Where appropriate, deliver savings on build projects

  • Manage the delivery of dealer projects and programmed to agreed time and cost

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in civil Engineering or other related field required

  • 10+ years’ experience perform field

  • Confident and capable individual with strong client focus

  • Recognized construction or construction management qualification (or similar experience)

  • Experienced in managing a diverse operational team

  • Strong track record in delivering projects in a fast moving and challenging environment

  • Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines

  • Strong skills in written and spoken communication

  • Organization and time management skill

  • Flexibility to work on a diversity of technical projects, a positive attitude, a willingness to learn, and a commitment to workplace health and safety are imperative

  • Fluent Spanish and English

  • A leader in compliance and ethics

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5+ years Petrochem knowledge/experience

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 Program and Project Management

Country Mexico

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 162959BR