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AECOM Project Manager – Infrastructure Delivery (CP1) in Fresno, California

Company Description

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 – 50,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

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.

Job Description

AECOM is seeking a Project Manager to be based in Fresno, CA.


Under the general direction of the Deputy Director of Infrastructure Delivery and the CP 1 Project Director, the CP 1 Project Manager is responsible for facilitating the successful delivery of assigned projects from inception to close­out, on schedule, within budget, in accordance with the approved scope, meeting established quality requirements and objectives under the direction of the Project Director and working in concert with the PCM Delivery Team. Specific responsibilities include management, oversight, and support of: the project teams in the management and oversight of all elements of the CP 1 design-build project, including but not limited to design-build issue resolution, contract issue resolution, claim resolution, right of way, third parties, etc. The CP 1 Project Manager works in the Infrastructure Delivery Branch of the California High-Speed Rail Authority's Office of Program Delivery.


  • Plan, organize, coordinate, and manage delivery of projects utilizing the Authority's project management processes and tools with a focus on design-build issue resolution, contract issue resolution, claim resolution, right of way, and third parties issue resolution. Coordinate with other PDS and Authority functional staff to timely resolve issues.

  • Development, continual improvement and implementation of: strategies, policies and procedures, systems and tools, to support project delivery.

  • Support Project Director in special tasks and studies.



  • BA/BS + 8 years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalence of experience and/or education


  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or a closely-related field.

  • Strong project and construction management background.

  • Proficiency and knowledge of computer software applications such as Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.

  • Familiar with transportation projects and disciplines.

  • Knowledge of and ability to apply engineering judgment in areas of design and construction engineering on transportation projects.

  • The ability to maintain good communication skills and working relationships with management, consultants, private sector contractors, subcontractors and suppliers, and their associations, utility companies, local agencies and other third parties.

  • Strong coordination skills, given the strong matrix organization assembled for the program delivery team.

  • Excellent communication and negotiating skills (both written and oral), and the ability to speak knowledgeably with other consultants, stakeholders, other governmental agencies and individual citizens.

  • Knowledge of: Design-Build delivery of major transportation projects; principles and practices of project management; and construction management practices.

  • Ability to: Understand all the interrelated aspects of program delivery in a design-build environment with multiple interrelated projects and functional areas. Prepare technical correspondence and complete, comprehensive reports; address an audience effectively; analyze situations accurately and adopt an effective course of action; and communicate effectively to demonstrate leadership, team-building, and collaboration skills, for meeting established project goals and objectives.

  • Ability to analyze situations and data accurately; lead the development of effective solutions and strategies for difficult planning, environmental, engineering, technical and logistical problems related to delivery of the high-speed rail project; and collaboratively engage the services of other parties necessary to achieve results

Additional Information

  • Offered rate of compensation (California locations only) will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $106,800.34 - $197,580.63

  • AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D and disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, wellness and global well-being, and global EAP, Business Travel and Service Awards programs.

  • All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Join us and let’s get started.

ReqID: REF12102X

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: West

Career Area: Program & Project Management

Work Location Model: On-Site