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AECOM Aviation Project Manager in Bogota, Colombia

Company Description

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

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.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

Job Description

Aviation Project Manager

AECOM has excellent career opportunities for a creative, highly talented and experienced Aviation Project Manager based in Bogotá, Colombia. The Airport Project Manager will lead airport projects in Colombia managing the technical, and administrative resources and activities required for successful compliance of our clients goals. This position will report to AECOM’s Aviation Program Manager LATAM

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

AECOM is recognized as a leader in airport designs regionally and globally. This is an opportunity to be involved with AECOM Aviation Projects in the Colombia and in Latin America. You will join a team of dedicated aviation planners and engineers delivering iconic aviation projects.

Primary Focus will Include:

  • Lead the Project assigned

  • Serve as Airside and Airfield Specialist

  • Interact with Program owner and other stakeholders to understand needs and requests.

  • Verify compliance with International Standards

  • Verify compliance of scope

  • Interact with local and regional Management when requested

  • Provide support for estimation and development of Aviation related Proposals

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Has full responsibility for managing all aspects of his project. Serves as liaison contact with the client to bring projects to completion on schedule, within budget and with client satisfaction

  • Directs and managers the entire project, guidance to subordinate managers, enforces company and project policies, and a primary liaison between AECOM and client interface.

  • Overall responsibility and management of project including but not limited to budgeting/schedule stage, procurement, through contract closeout.

  • Responsible for the coordination of all project efforts, administrative and technical, to assure the most efficient and cost-effective execution of assigned projects.

  • Coordinates work efforts and reviews work performed. Schedules and manages for integration of quality management during all phases of a project.

  • Estimates fees, determines scope of work, and prepares proposals and contracts on the projects.


Minimum Requirements:

  • University Degree in Architecture or Civil Engineering / Construction Engineering

  • 10+ Years of experience and at least 6 years in leadership on in transportation infrastructure projects with majority in airport projects.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • History of successful leadership on airport projects.

  • Bilingual English and Spanish

  • Previous experience leading projects and teams on complex projects

Additional Information

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Join us and let’s get started.

ReqID: J10084932

Business Line: PPM

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Program & Project Management

Work Location Model: On-Site