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Job Information

AECOM Director del Programa de Infraestructura de Carreteras y Vias in Burnaby, British Columbia

Canada - Ontario, Mississauga

Job Summary

At AECOM, we believe infrastructure creates an 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 megaproject, life-sustaining and disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.

AECOM’s Transportation business line partners with clients around the world to build, modernize and expand transportation projects that carry all of our communities into the future — safely and reliably.

We use our extensive knowledge in planning, designing and managing transportation systems — as well as restoring and replacing aging infrastructure — to help our public and private clients find smarter, more advanced ways to move people across cities, countries and continents.

Our integrated approach and social responsibility have earned us the trust of local municipalities, government agencies, commercial clients and public-private partnerships. Our expertise and global reach enable us to deliver high-quality solutions for our clients that pave the way for long-lasting benefits to society.

Aecom Canada is seeking a Program Management Office (PMO) Director (Program Director for Highway and Roadway Infrastructure) for this exciting opportunity to lead a PMO team thorough planning, design and construction of two major international highway infrastructure project in Lima, Peru that will include several hundred kilometer of highway infrastructure including tunneling, elevated structures and via ducts. The project is expected to span 8 years. This applicant can be based out of any major city with the role is based out of Lima, Peru

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Managing several major Highway/Freeway Infrastructure projects with high contract value, requiring complex coordination across multiple systems and processes.

  • Represent the company in Client meetings.

  • Manage a Project Management Office in Lima Peru for two major Highway infrastructure projects

  • Effectively provide knowledge transfer of international standards and procedures to the Peruvian Government.

  • Effectively resolves challenging and unusual business problems in areas of risk, financial, contract and resource management.

  • Successfully develops strategy, prepares proposals, negotiates contracts, and executes project.

  • Manages project teams of 15 or more members representing multiple business lines, working in remote locations, and includes management of subcontractor(s).

  • AECOM representative, Client liaison and management

Leads the delivery (time, cost, quality) of the Project Management Office design, construction and operations programs.

  • Leads the implementation and application of contracts through the PMO and maintains a very high level of Safety awareness and ensure the project complies with all requirements.

  • Developing and maintaining a communications plan for all project stakeholders and regularly updating in conjunction with the project team and the client

  • Presents progress and package issues to client team. Leads the production and reporting on the overall project program and actions required.

  • Communicating the critical path activities that will influence key milestones.

  • Ensuring critical internal milestones are incorporated into the program.

  • Discuss changes to the scope of work with the Client and key stakeholders.

  • Responsible for following up on instructions & commitments associated with the project

  • Establishes Project Execution Plan, Health & Safety Plan, Quality Control Plan and other documents in relation to our scope

  • Establishes the program requirements for all areas of the project and monitors site staff performance

  • Plans, directs, supervises and controls the execution of all technical, fiscal and administrative functions of the project and the site team

  • Assigns responsibility to key subordinates in their respective fields of expertise

  • Establishes internal weekly meetings to review project status and formulate action items

  • Commercial understanding and administration of the project operating and legal documents.

  • Production of project reports including, monthly and quarterly reports.

  • Ensures compliance with AECOM corporate governance and Integrated Management System

  • You will continually contribute to harmonious client relationships at the project and market level

  • You will be an effective leader with tenacity and drive who is looking to achieve outstanding results and most importantly, be someone that enjoys sharing knowledge, supporting ideas and encouraging others to develop their skills and experience

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering + EXTENSIVE experience in highway and roadway infrastructure, including 6 years of leadership

  • Advanced written and verbal Spanish and English

Preferred Qualifications

  • Masters Degree in a similar field or equivalent is preferred but not required

  • PMP designation is ideal

  • Any relevant professional certifications in a similar field are ideal

  • Significant senior executive project management experience on Infrastructure projects, specifically in Highway

  • Experience with projects that include tunnels and viaducts

  • Significant experience in working across geographies, sectors and within a matrix led organization

  • Recent experience and knowledge of national and local government processes, procedures and codes and regulations preferred but not required.

  • Experience in delivery and execution of large-scale projects with a strong background in start-up, execution and handover of major projects.

  • Experience leading major government and/or semi-government international programs and projects with a proven track record of delivering project excellence in direct project manager role.

  • Experience of direct oversight of the following functions: engineering, project controls contracts, procurement, health, safety, security & environmental, risk management, financial management, quality assurance and quality control.

  • Record of engagement with a wide range of utility providers and commercial and public sector stakeholders.

  • Licensed Professional Engineer (i.e. P.Eng, PE, CEng, etc.) is preferred but not required

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 - Transportation - Advisory

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 245043BR

Additional Locations CA - Burnaby, BC - 3292 Production Way, CA - Calgary, AB - 48 Quarry Park Blvd, CA - Markham, ON - 105 Commerce Valley Dr W, CA - Ottawa, ON - 1150 Morrison Dr, CA - Richmond Hill, ON - 30 Leek Crescent, CA - Whitby, ON - 300 Water St

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.