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AECOM Vice President, North American Stormwater Market Sector Lead in Los Angeles, California

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a North American Stormwater Market Sector Lead for employment in the Los Angeles, California area, Dallas, TX or South Florida to support and grow our North American and regional stormwater practice. AECOM is the world’s premier infrastructure consulting firm, partnering with clients to solve the world’s most complex challenges and build legacies for generations to come. We work with a wide variety of clients planning, designing, and managing the construction of large- and small-scale stormwater infrastructure projects. Therefore, the appropriately qualified applicant must be an established leader in the stormwater field, be able to demonstrate a positive can-do attitude, be customer focused, be a critical thinker and problem solver, and be ready to apply their skill sets to establish a rewarding, long-term career, and help us deliver a better world.

Primary Responsibilities:

The primary responsibility of the North American Stormwater Market Sector Lead will be to support and grow our North American and regional Stormwater practice and provide internal technical leadership and guidance as it relates to our stormwater services. In this role, the selected candidate will work with our North American Water Resources team and be responsible for the overall vision and growth strategy for our North American and southern California stormwater market. The selected candidate will also function as a supervisor to staff, manage stormwater programs, and help support production on stormwater projects and programs that may include or require:

  • Comprehensive stormwater management planning, design, and construction

  • Understanding of national and regional stormwater regulations

  • Relationships with national and regional stormwater clients and professionals

  • Design of stormwater management facilities

  • Design of site drainage

  • Design of storm sewers

  • Design of Green Infrastructure (GI)

  • Design of Best Management Practices (BMPs)

  • Low-Impact Development (LID) planning and design

  • Watershed planning and

  • Hydrologic and Hydraulic (H&H) modeling.

In this role, the selected candidate will work closely with our project engineers, scientists, planners, and landscape architects to develop integrated stormwater solutions and business development opportunities.

The North American Stormwater Market Sector Lead reports to the Global Water Resources Market Sector Lead and works closely with the Regional Water Market Sector Leads.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree (B.A. or B.S.) in Civil Engineering, Engineering, Hydraulics, Hydrology, Water Resources, or a related field from an accredited four-year college or university.

  • Minimum of 12+ ears of related work experience required, with at least ten years of which shall include preparation of storm water reports, plans, specifications, and cost estimates in a lead design role.

  • Experience with business development.

  • Experience with client relations and management.

  • Experience with supervising staff.

  • Experience in conceptual design, preliminary design, final design, and construction of drainage and stormwater infrastructure.

  • Experience with Low Impact Development and Green Infrastructure

  • Experience with hydrologic, hydraulic, and drainage design software.

  • Ability to function as an active team player and leader in a diverse multidisciplinary environment

Preferred Qualifications


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 Business Development

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 262349BR

Additional Locations US - Dallas, TX - 1950 N Stemmons Freeway, US - Miami, FL - 1001 NW 111th Ave

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.