AECOM Remediation Project Manager in Sao Paulo, Brazil

Requisition/Vacancy No. 156895BR

Position Title Remediation Project Manager

Job Category Engineering - Geology

Business Line Environment

Country Brazil

State/Province/Region BR - Sao Paulo

City Sao Paulo

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


Our team of environment specialists offers clients expertise in air quality, impact analysis and permitting, environmental health and safety management consulting/due diligence, remediation consulting/engineering and construction/site restoration, specialty and emerging technologies, waste services and water and natural resources.

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Remediation Project Manager for employment in the São Paulo, Brazil office. The professional (Project Manager) will work in with remediation services, specific mechanical systems, chemical oxidation and other related activities, field works related with investigations and remediation, elaborate logistic structure of meetings and manage or conduct field works and elaboration of technical reports.

The PM will manage projects in the area of soil and groundwater investigation and remediation. The work requires a broad knowledge of the area of hydrogeology, remediation techniques, human health risk assessment and strong project management skills, including financial performance, schedules, budget, human and material resource planning, change management and Relationship with the customer/stakeholders.

The professional will plan, manage and supervises all operations included in moderate-sized projects with greater risk and complexity with moderate to large financial impact, successfully develops strategy, prepares proposals, negotiates contracts and executes project. It acts as the main point of contact with the client. It seeks, identifies and converts new business into opportunities with its customers and can manage other project managers.

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

  • Environmental Remediation

  • Remedial Construction Management

  • Pilot Test Remediation Development

  • Environmental Investigation

  • Geological and Hydrogeological Evaluation

  • Conceptual Site Model

  • Risk Assessment

  • Monitoring Systems Design and Implementation

  • Environmental Remediation Management

  • Environmental Investigation Management

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Environmental Engineering, geology or related sciences.

  • 5+ years of experience

  • Remarkable behavior

  • Leadership / Delegation and management team

  • Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills

  • Establishment and achievement of goals

  • Communication skills (speaking and listening) internally, environmental agencies and with clients

  • Permanent update in technical and business management areas

  • Available to travel (if it’s necessary)

  • Available to work at weekends (if it’s necessary)

  • Driven license to drive, if necessary

  • MS Office package domain

  • Technical Responsibility (CREA or equivalent)

  • BD skills, strategy and commercial vision of the business

  • Flexibility and negotiation.

  • Experience in field works – Specially remediation systems

  • Experience with technical reports, meetings

  • GIS experience

  • English fluent

Preferred Qualifications

  • 10-15 years of 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.


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