AECOM Senior Port and Marine Manager in Charleston, South Carolina

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Senior Port and Marine Manager

United States of America - South Carolina


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented and motivated Senior Port and Marine Manager for immediate employment in the Charleston, SC Office. This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established, successful and growing South Carolina transportation group encompassing all disciplines of transportation including roadway and highway design, ITS, rail, traffic, safety, port and marine and CEI construction services.

This position will lead large port, marine & waterfront projects for a diverse client base. A key responsibility will be to nurture and grow relationships with existing port clients, port authorities, contractors, and private operators. You'll support existing contracts while simultaneously building relationships with other marine-side markets, including but not limited to cruise operators, or cargo and container terminals.

AECOM’s Transportation Group – Southeast Region is growing again! Our highly capable team provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering solutions that enhance and sustain the world’s built, natural and social environments. AECOM is ranked #1 in Transportation by Engineering News-Record (ENR) magazine for 14 consecutive years.

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

  • Lead and oversee project teams and subcontractors in designing and executing successful waterfront-centric projects

  • Contribute to or plan/execute marine and port business development efforts for multiple states

  • Project and program management including large complex marine and port projects

  • Mentor and review the work done by the junior and mid-level engineers

  • Review and provide quality control and quality assurance for design projects

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil or Structural engineering

  • 10+ years of related experience

  • A portfolio of marine and port experience that includes project management

  • The ability to build relationships with a variety of client types

  • Client development and strategic business planning

  • Ability to scope and estimate complex projects

  • Ability to work with various multi-disciplined teams is essential to this role

  • Demonstrate leadership skills and communication skills requiring client interaction​

  • Track and manage task budgets and schedules

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's Degree in Civil or Structural engineering

  • PE license and ability to obtain SC PE License

  • East Coast Port Experience

  • Large Marine and Port Projects from planning to delivery

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.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: 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

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 177974BR

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.