AECOM Transportation Project Manager in Calgary, Alberta

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Transportation Project Manager

Canada - Alberta


Job Summary

The Transportation Division of AECOM is seeking a creative, highly talented Mid-Level/Senior Project Manager for immediate employment in the Calgary, AB office. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an established career in the Transportation industry, specific to multi-disciplinary transportation projects.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Overall project management and leadership in developing opportunities

  • Defining project scope, developing project plans, developing project schedules and developing and tracking fee estimates and project baselines and budgets

  • Tracking project progress of deliverables, milestones and other commitments to clients

  • Determining and taking corrective actions on contractual, technical and commercial issues

  • Building, organizing and motivating project teams and managing daily activities and resources

  • Identifying services to be provided by external companies and negotiating agreements

  • Chairing internal and external, stakeholder or client, meetings representing AECOM

  • Ensuring client satisfaction and overseeing quality review process for submittals

  • Analyzing and managing project risk

  • Managing reports and necessary documentation

  • Developing policies and procedures to support the achievement of project objectives

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in related field or equivalent

  • 5+ years of project management experience

  • Significant experience in project management

  • Experience in budgeting, reporting, scheduling

  • Experience writing and winning significant proposals

  • Experience with business development

  • Experience interacting at an executive level (both internal and external)

  • Must have experience managing multi-disciplinary transportation projects

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills (English)

  • Proficiency in MS Word and Excel

Preferred Qualifications

  • P.Eng designation

  • Practical project management experience (project)

  • Foundational experience that might include design and/or site work and/or construction / operations

  • Experience working on projects for Alberta Transportation, City of Calgary, Federal Government or similar

  • US or overseas experience is considered acceptable / equivalent to Canadian experience, but regional (Western Canada) experience is ideal

  • Should have a demonstrable network of client and engineering contacts

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 185453BR

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.