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Job Information

AECOM Water Resources Leader - Civil Manager in Dallas, Texas

United States of America - Texas, Dallas

Job Summary

The Water Business Unit of AECOM is actively seeking an energetic open-minded individual to be a Water Resources Leader for our Texas Water Resources Department in our Texas offices. The individual fulfilling this important position will be located in Dallas, TX. AECOM has active successful water resources teams in this location.

The Water Resources Leader is an expert seller/doer in water resources and civil infrastructure design. This individual will be a creative, highly talented technical leader responsible for the oversight, management and business development of large, complex local, state, and federal projects including flood control, drainage, dam, levee, and other water resources planning and design projects.

The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an established career with strong client contacts, relationships and engineering experience with Local and Federal water resource clients in Texas.

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates 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.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

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

  • Plans, directs, and supervises operations included in moderately sized projects with moderate risk, complexity, and financial impact.

  • Manages and leads all technical, financial, and client satisfaction areas using consistent processes and tools.

  • May include management of small teams across business lines, in remote locations and/or management of subcontractors.

  • Manages projects on a local to regional basis achieving quality outcomes, financial performance and client satisfaction.

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

  • Acts as primary point of contact with client.

  • Active involvement in business and staff development across the greater Southwest, and collaboration with other AECOM offices within AECOM’s West Region.

  • Working with regional Water Business Line leadership on local and regional initiatives.

  • Be a catalyst for growing AECOM’s Texas water resources capabilities, head count, and gross revenue.

Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS + 10 YORE or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education, including 2 years of leadership

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Civil, Environmental, Geotechnical Engineering or related field

  • Professional Engineer (P.E.) in Texas

  • 10+ years of proven Project Management experience of Federal Flood Control, Dams & Levees

  • Good understanding of the Dallas market, and ability to support marketing efforts in pursuing work

  • Experience in presenting projects to local government bodies and committees

  • Experience in presenting projects at public information meetings and public involvement.

  • Experience with project management requirements and systems

  • Experience or interest in business operations and internal finance

  • Knowledge of water quality modeling and hydrologic and hydraulic modeling (HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS, XPSWMM, Mike Urban, HydroCAD, GIS and CAD software)

Additional Information:

  • This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.

  • Relocation assistance is not provided for this role.

  • The selected candidate will be subject to a pre-employment Motor Vehicle Registration Screening (MVR).

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 Engineering - Water - Wastewater

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 257695BR

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.

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