AECOM Project Manager, Municipal Design in Middleton, Wisconsin

Requisition/Vacancy No. 147208BR

Position Title Project Manager, Municipal Design

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Line Water

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Wisconsin

City Middleton

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 create comprehensive delivery solutions for water, wastewater and wet weather systems, desalination, water resources, water reuse, tunneling, and community infrastructure through traditional and alternative delivery services such as program management and design-build.

Job Summary

The Water Division of AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Project Manager for immediate employment in our Middleton (Madison), Wisconsin office.

Responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to:

  • Supervises the work of multiple technical disciplines with a broad general knowledge of many aspects of municipal engineering

  • Responsible for overseeing and coordinating all technical aspects of large projects

  • Finds, pursues and wins long-term, large business opportunities by networking with clients as well as within the municipal industry to develop business relationships

  • Has a solid foundation of understanding or analysis of client business practices and goals

  • Responsible for the creation of work plans and task definition

  • Has broad knowledge of the business to support cross-discipline, business line, and region collaboration

  • Develops and formulates solutions to client problems on assigned projects

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelors Degree or equivalent

  • 5+ years of related work experience in municipal design and client management

  • Registration as a professional engineer in Wisconsin

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy of work

  • Knowledgeable of standard engineering techniques and procedures

  • Knowledge of the plan preparation and modeling techniques in with XP-SWMM, HEC-RAS, WinSLAMM, AutoCad Civil 3D

  • Experience in plan production and specification preparation

Preferred Qualifications

  • 7+ years of related work experience in municipal design and client management

  • Experienced in presenting projects to local government bodies and committees

  • Experienced in presenting projects at public information meetings and public involvement

  • Experienced in working with WDNR, WisDOT, Corps of Engineers and other regulatory agencies

  • Experienced in working with FDM and AASHTO design standards

  • Knowledgeable of Wisconsin Bidding law for public works projects

  • Knowledgeable of storm water management and erosion control requirements under NR 151 and NR216 of Wisconsin Administrative Code

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.