AECOM Senior Construction Manager - Railroad Bridges in New York, New York

Requisition/Vacancy No. 151863BR

Position Title Senior Construction Manager - Railroad Bridges

Job Category Construction Management

Business Line Transportation

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - New York

City New York

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 has an exceptional opportunity for a senior construction manager/project manager to construct a complex railway bridge in NY/NJ Metro Area. This senior level construction position will have on-site responsibilities for construction planning, resources, subcontractors, staff management, project scheduling, budget management, and client and community relationships. Ultimately, this senior CM/PM will successfully lead the planning, execution and close out of the rail bridge construction.

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

  • Responsible for managing project team that will include resident engineers, inspectors, office engineers, project controls

  • Provide day to day direction of project team and sub-consultants

  • Responsible for managing client and community relations

  • Responsible for managing cost, schedule, quality, project delivery of major railroad bridge construction project

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in related field

  • 10+ years of prior experience in project management of railroad bridge construction

  • Managing construction projects with value greater than $500M

  • Requires professional engineering license

  • Substantial experience of working on commuter railroads

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Due to the nature of this work, U.S. citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • no preferred qualifications

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.


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