AECOM Water/Wastewater Practice Builder in Arlington - VA, Virginia
United States of America - Virginia, Arlington - VA
At AECOM, we believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.
We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustaining and disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.
On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, governments, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.
We are proud to be recognized for excellence:
Fortune ’s World’s Most Admired Companies – 2014-2020
#1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering-News Record 's 2019 “Top 500 Design Firms” and #1 2019 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”
VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer
Perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index for 2017-2019
AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Water/Wastewater Practice Builder for immediate employment in the Arlington, VA office.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Identifies potential clients and business offerings
Secures and manages clients and contracts
Plans, schedules, conducts or coordinates detailed phases of projects
Regularly develops and evaluates project plans
Provides leadership, direction and technical guidance on civil design projects
Assesses the feasibility and soundness of proposed engineering evaluations when necessary data are insufficient
Responsible for ensuring proper quality control procedures are implemented on all projects
Conducts peer reviews and makes technical presentations
Mentors Junior Staff
Bachelor's degree in civil engineering, environmental engineering or related engineering field
10+ years of experience in the in the planning and design of municipal water and wastewater treatment and distribution/collection projects, including 2 years of leadership experience.
Project and client management experience including management of multiple projects of significant scope and complexity
Prior experience as a Program/Project Manager for water and wastewater design projects
Experience working with local, state and federal state permit agencies in the Northern Virginia/DC area
The ability to work with other engineering disciplines at various locations, both internal and external to AECOM is a must
Must possess a valid driver’s license
15+ years of experience in the in the planning and design of municipal water and wastewater treatment and distribution/collection projects
Registration as a Professional Engineer is highly preferred
Strong written and oral communication, quantitative and interpersonal skills
Strong work ethic and professional demeanor
Proactive on assignments and demonstrate initiative
Leadership experience in proposal preparation and business development is desirable
Must work independently with minimal supervision, and complete multiple technical tasks under tight deadlines
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Engineering - Civil
Business Line Water
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 242211BR
Clearance Required No
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.