AECOM Manager, Saltstone Shift Operations in Aiken, South Carolina

Business Line Government

Position Title Manager, Saltstone Shift Operations

United States of America - South Carolina


Job Summary

Savannah River Remediation, an LLC of AECOM, is seeking a

Manager, Saltstone Shift Operations to be based in our Aiken, SC location.

Senior leader responsible for managing safe and efficient facility operations on an assigned shift. Directs all aspects of Saltstone operations while on duty by providing work direction and making decisions affecting the accomplishment of work objectives and activities while promoting and ensuring the safety of employees. Position has matrix responsibility for Maintenance, E&I, Work Control, Laboratory, Construction, QA, IH, Technical and HP personnel. Acts as back-up to shift plant management during backshifts, weekends, and holidays during absences. Independently makes decisions regarding emergency actions and non-routine occurrences that affect personnel health, plant equipment, and the environment.


  • Ensures facility activities are performed in a safe and cost-effective manner in accordance with DOE Orders and requirements through implementation of company/site administrative, technical, and response procedures.

  • Ensures that operators under his/her cognizance are qualified for their job and physically fit to perform the work.

  • Conducts concise, informative shift briefings which establish goals and priorities for the shift.

  • Manages operations personnel on a given shift to ensure work is performed efficiently and in accordance with policies and procedures

  • Authorizes work and plant configuration changes (i.e., the removal or return to service of equipment and systems for maintenance, testing, or operational activities, and operational activities that require abnormal lineups)

  • Authorizes the installation of equipment lockouts. Ensures qualified operations personnel install lockouts for maintenance work

  • Communicates with other support organizations to ensure operating activities are performed as scheduled.

  • Performs administrative functions including the training, development and performance assessment of personnel.

  • Assumes primary responsibilities for plant cleanliness, housekeeping, and material condition.

  • Takes appropriate emergency actions, when necessary, to prevent or mitigate the consequences of an abnormal event and places the facility in a safe, stable condition following the event.

  • Ensures appropriate notifications are made in a timely, effective manner, as required by facility events and procedures.

  • Other duties as assigned

Additional Information:

  • Relocation benefits are available for this position.

  • Candidates with current Savannah River Remediation LLC experience will be given first consideration.

Minimum Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED with 10+ years field nuclear experience in engineering, operations and/or maintenance OR

  • Associates or non-technical Bachelor’s degree with 8+ years field nuclear experience in engineering, operations and/or maintenance OR

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, science or related technical discipline with 6+ years field nuclear experience in engineering, operations and/or maintenance

  • Must successfully complete a training and qualification program within the first year

  • Due to the nature of the work, candidates must be US Citizens

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Science

  • Previous supervisory 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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Management

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 179256BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.