AECOM Design Authority Manager in Carlsbad, New Mexico

Business Line Government

Position Title Design Authority Manager

United States of America - New Mexico


Job Summary

Nuclear Waste Partnership, an LLC of AECOM, is seeking a

Design Authority Manager to be based in our Carlsbad, New Mexico location.

The successful candidate will be Safety Significant Confinement Ventilation (SSCVS) and Exhaust Shaft (ES) Project Design Authority Manager and will be the delegated Design Authority responsibility for the SSCVS and ES projects. Will be a key member of the project team responsible to ensure that the Design Authority engineering function is carried out consistent with NWP design, safety, schedule and contractual requirements. The successful candidate will also be responsible for developing and maintaining close working relationships with Projects, Quality Assurance, Planning/Analysis, Procurement, Radiation Control, Operations, Safety, and subcontractor personnel. Strong interpersonal skills (e.g. conflict resolution, team building) will be applied in executing project management tasks, and in defining and understanding roles, responsibilities, authority, and accountabilities of project team members.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher.

  • Ten (10) years of line management experience in managing Projects, Design or Facility Engineering.

  • Five (5) years of line item management experience in managing Projects, Design, or Facility Engineering.

  • Five (5) years of Nuclear related experience.

  • Experience leading cross-functional teams required.

  • Demonstrate strong interpersonal skills with the ability to lead multi-disciplined organizations, teams and employees to successful completion of projects and tasks.

  • Demonstrated ability to provide coordination, systems and processes to perform project design functions.

  • Must be able to implement WP-09-CN3044 (Developing Technical and Functional Requirements).

  • Due to the nature of the work, candidates must be US Citizens.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience directing resources within a project organization is desired.

  • Preference will be given to candidates demonstrating/documenting experience managing capital projects in excess of 10 million dollars, and/or smaller projects at DOE or commercial nuclear sites.

  • Mining experience is preferred

  • Professional Engineer Registration preferred.

  • Previous experience as an Engineering Manager at a DOE facility desired.

  • Documented Safety Analysis experience is preferred.

  • Previous WIPP experience preferred.

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.

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Job Category Engineering - Engineering Design

Business Group

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 180355BR

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.