AECOM Engineering Technical Leader in Winnipeg, Manitoba

Requisition/Vacancy No. 141955BR

Position Title Engineering Technical Leader

Job Category Engineering - Project / Program / Management

Business Line Building Engineering

Country Canada

State/Province/Region CAN - Manitoba

City Winnipeg

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

Building Engineering

We deliver creative solutions for building projects for industry, government, commercial and leisure sectors. Our building engineering specialists have expertise in structural and building services engineering, fire engineering, acoustics, facades and seismic design. We embed sustainability principles in every design.

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Engineering Technical Leader for immediate employment in the Winnipeg, Manitoba office.

AECOM's Buildings + Places business line is dedicated to excellence and integrated design solutions. With a range of expertise from strategy through project realization, the connections we make among people and places provide new insight to better outcomes for clients and communities. Better outcomes grow economies, protect natural systems, conserve natural resources, make societies more equitable and make people healthier and happier. Our expertise includes workplace strategy, economic and development planning, master planning, urban planning, architecture, interiors, building engineering, and landscape architecture. Our B+P team is leading the industry with visionary and forward-thinking projects such as the Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, CA; Liberty Park at the World Trade Center, New York, NY; the Lower Manhattan Coastal Resilience (Big U), NY; and the LA 2024 Olympic bid.

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

  • Provide technical leadership and identify improvements within the Winnipeg Mechanical Group in the areas of Quality Assurance and Project Delivery

  • Provide Heavy Industrial and Mining technical expertise to the Winnipeg B+P Group, and other B+P Groups and Business Lines in Western Canada

  • Provide Project Management for new and existing clients for the Winnipeg B+P Group

  • Provide Program Management of new and existing market sectors for the Winnipeg B+P Group and other Winnipeg Business Lines

  • Verify that mechanical deliverables comply with applicable codes and standards, and in accordance with Quality Assurance policies

  • Provide mentoring to staff in the Winnipeg B+P Group

  • Provide strategic planning support to the Winnipeg B+P Group, other Winnipeg Business Lines, and other Western Canada B+P Groups

  • Assist the Operations Manager to identify and recruit staff to meet the needs of the Winnipeg B+P Group

  • Act as a Business Development leader for the Winnipeg B+P Group

  • Assist Business Development leaders in other Winnipeg Business Lines and other B+P offices in Western Canada

  • Develop a Heavy Industrial and Mining clientele within Manitoba, Western Canada and other parts of North America

  • Identify Business Development opportunities, act as Capture Manager and assist with proposal preparation on multidisciplinary pursuits

Minimum Requirements

  • University Degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field

  • 13+ years of relevant work experience

  • Current Registration as a Professional Engineer in good standing with a provincial association in Canada

  • Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing

  • Demonstrated experience working in multi-disciplinary project teams

  • Ability to work closely with other business lines, discipline leads, project managers and multi-disciplinary teams

  • Strong knowledge of local and national codes, standards, engineering criteria and mechanical engineering software

  • Must possess a valid Class 5 driver’s license and have the ability to travel to client and/or construction sites

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experienced in managing Design Build (DB) and Public Private Partnership (PPP) projects

  • Proficient in Autodesk software and other analysis/design software

  • LEED accreditation

  • Member of ASHRAE

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.