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AECOM Rail Project Manager in Kansas City, Missouri

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 – 47,000 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 Rail Project Manager in Kansas City, Chicago, Omaha, Dallas, Houston and Seattle.

Assignments will include the following:

  • Build and be part of a rail & civil design group of approximately 3-5 total employees

  • Perform project management responsibilities on all new projects and become a certified AECOM project manager within 1 year of hire date

  • Develop and execute a strong marketing plan to target RFP’s and sole sourced work from BNSF Railway, assist with marketing for KCS Railroad, and develop relationships with other municipalities in and around the Kansas City Metro area, including railroad industry clients and short-line railroads

  • Lead design and plan production efforts on projects in order to maintain high quality, meet schedules, and stay within project budgets

  • Lead Kansas City Rail/Civil group to a successful and sustainable level of backlog of work to support utilization goals important to the company’s success within 6 months

  • Mentor staff to help them learn, enjoy and grow in their roles, while supporting and becoming familiar, passionate, and able to enjoy the core values and culture at AECOM


Minimum Qualifications:

  • BA/BS + 6 years of related experience and/or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 8 years of related experience in rail and project managements

  • BS in Civil Engineering

  • PE certified

  • Experience with Microstation V8/XM/SS2, GeoPak, SITE Modeler, InRoads, and AutoCAD

Additional Information

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: J10077692

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: West

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: Hybrid