AECOM Manager, Tank Farm Shift Operations in Aiken, South Carolina

Business Line Government

Position Title Manager, Tank Farm Shift Operations

United States of America - South Carolina


Job Summary

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

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

The senior leader responsible for managing safe and efficient facility operations on an assigned shift. Direct all aspects of operations in the Tank Farms by providing work direction affecting the accomplishment of work objectives and activities while promoting and ensuring the safety of employees. The position has matrix responsibility for Maintenance, E&I, Work Control, Laboratory, Construction, QA, IH, Technical and HP personnel and acts as back-up to shift plant management during backshifts, weekends, and holidays during absences. Independently makes decisions regarding emergency actions and routine occurrences.


  • Responsible for encouraging and providing education on a nuclear safety culture where all workers understand and are comfortable in raising safety concerns, issues or time outs

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

  • Ensure facility is operated in accordance with all requirements, including, but not limited to, operational safety, process, environment and plant operating procedures. Ensure minimum staffing requirements. Invoke authority and obligation to shut down plant operations or direct any action to ensure the plant meets requirements and is safe to operate

  • Set standards for the operation of the facility and enforces conduct of operations standards

  • Responsible for enforcing company and site safety, security, quality assurance and personnel policies. Ensures shift crews review changes to procedures and policies

  • Develop plans and path forward actions to address emergent shift needs as a result of failed equipment or changing conditions

  • Ensure surveillance requirements are scheduled, completed and tracked

  • Authorize 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)

  • Authorize the installation of equipment lockouts. This authority may not be delegated. Ensures qualified operations personnel install lockouts for maintenance work

  • Tour the plant at least once per shift, troubleshooting and setting operator expectations, checking on evolutions and inspecting plant conditions

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

  • Other duties as assigned

Additional Information

  • Relocation benefits are available for this position.

Minimum Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED with 12+ years field nuclear experience in engineering, operations and/or maintenance OR

  • Associates degree with 10+ years field nuclear experience in engineering, operations and/or maintenance OR

  • Bachelor's degree with 8+ years field nuclear experience in engineering, operations and/or maintenance

  • Due to the nature of work, candidate must be a US Citizen.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Science

  • Previous supervisory experience

  • Current Savannah River Remediation LLC site 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. 178417BR

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.