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AECOM Renewable Energy Project Manager in Bogota, Colombia

Job Summary

AECOM’s market-leading Renewable Energy business in Colombia is looking for a Project Manager in Renewable Generation, who is active in the energy sector and has the whole of life cycle project experience on wind, solar and battery developments.

We work closely with investors and developers to help them deliver successful developments from pre-construction through to operations. This role is for a passionate individual with a recognized track record in leading owner’s engineer services and ideally, project management services on behalf of our clients.

With high projected growth in the renewable energy sector, there has never been a more exciting time to be in the energy industry. This is a fantastic opportunity to be actively involved in a high-performing team of energy professionals.

  • As a Project Manager, you will collaborate to deliver projects, develop proposals, and deliver on client expectations. You will also be instrumental in enabling and growing the team.

  • You will ideally have consulting experience in the Renewable Energy industry working with asset owners, developers, suppliers, or power utilities. The successful candidate will have strong technical, communication, and time management skills and the desire to grow their career at AECOM.

  • As the world's most trusted infrastructure consulting firm, we’re committed to managing our business with the upmost responsibility and to always strive for better – reducing emissions, creating social value or diversifying our senior leadership and workforce.

  • We understand both the urgency of the challenges facing our society and our responsibility to respond in an impactful and enduring way. Armed with this consciousness, we’re leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future, partnering with those who want to make a positive difference in the world.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (Renewable Energy, Electrical or Mechanical ideal) with minimum of 6 years project management experience

  • Mechanical, Electrical or Civil Engineer or experienced Project Engineers or Project Managers with some or all the following:

  • Relevant qualifications in related Engineering disciplines (Mechanical, Electrical, Civil)

  • Project Management certification is a plus;

  • Project or engineering experience across hybrid (wind/solar/battery) renewables projects from feasibility studies and specification development to construction monitoring, specially in wind offshore projects;

  • Experience in the delivery of large, multi-Megawatt, utility-scale power project development and grid connection process;

  • Demonstrable knowledge of major generation technologies and applicable systems;

  • Approachable and resilient demeanour, with proven project management skills, while building stakeholder relationships and collaborative project delivery;

  • Strong communication skills (written and verbal) in Spanish and English.

  • Knowledge of the major generation technologies

  • Energy Advisory experience or Financial/Economic background is highly advantageous;

  • Experience with other power generation technologies, e.g. energy storage, biofuels, or hydrogen advantageous.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Fully bilingual- English & Spanish

What We Offer

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.

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

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Colombia

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 264049BR

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.