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Serpentine Pavilion

Fusing art, architecture and engineering

Designed by Diébédo Francis Kéré

United Kingdom

Good engineering is about observing, questioning and communicating to truly understand what’s at the heart of each project.

Amy Koerbel

Structural Designer, Buildings + Places

Moses Mabidha Stadium

Focusing on legacy, culture and location

South Africa

Contributing to projects that meld awe-inspiring design with economic and civic benefits is the ultimate career satisfaction.

Tim Ter Haar

Managing Director, Buildings + Places

Bloomberg European Headquarters

Encouraging cooperation and collaboration

United Kingdom

Our in-house expertise and wealth of knowledge across disciplines enable delivery of the most complex projects.

Coralie Soudee

Associate, Commercial Cost Management

Taizhou Bridge

Connecting with long-span suspension

China

In my work, I cross vast continents in search of new frontiers in bridge engineering. Bridges connect people and places, both physically and emotionally.

Dr. Robin Sham, CBE

Managing Director, Transportation

Connected and Automated Vehicles

Expanding mobility options

United States

We must consider the possible and not be limited by the tools and solutions available today. Our imagination and technical skills drive our solutions.

Veronica Siranosian

Director, AECOM Ventures

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Job Information

AECOM Water/Wastewater Practice Builder in Arlington - VA, Virginia

United States of America - Virginia, Arlington - VA

Job Summary

About AECOM

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

Minimum Requirements

  • 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

Preferred Qualifications

  • 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

  • PMP 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

Virtual: 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.

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