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AECOM Project Manager, Transit & Rail in Mississauga, Ontario

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 Transportation is seeking a creative, energetic, and highly talented Project Manager, Transit & Rail for our Mississauga office. Bringing past Transit and Rail experience, the appropriately qualified candidate will:

  • Overall project management and leadership in delivering major (multimillion or billion dollar) transportation / rail projects.

  • Provide engineering, technical, and management support to the Transit & Freight Rail groups.

  • Provide assistance to other Transportation disciplines (Roads, Planning, Structures, etc.) as project needs dictate.

  • Act as Project Manager on multi-disciplinary projects up to $5 – $10 million in fee value.

  • Lead and assist with the preparation of proposals, design packages, and tender documentation.

  • Embrace project management principles and successfully manage multiple projects and clients.

  • Oversee preparation of detailed design drawings for rail and civil projects, meeting client and AECOM quality standards.

  • Prepare and review computer 3D and 2D models, and resultant plans, cross sections, quantities and other deliverables.

  • Provide quality control on design and construction projects.


Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering + 2 years of experience in transit & rail projects OR Technical Diploma + 4 years experience in transit & rail OR Highschool + 6 years experience in transit & rail

Preferred Qualifications

  • 8 years of experience in heavy civil engineering with 2 years of experience in transit and rail.

  • Firm understanding of AREMA, Transport Canada, other Railway Standards and North American freight rail standards.

  • Firm understanding of transit rail standards.

  • Prior experience in a consulting environment.

  • P. Eng. Designation is an asset (or eligible).

  • 2 years of Transit & Rail experience (Metrolinx, Canadian National Railway, Canadian Pacific Railway preferred).

  • Experience managing projects with fee values in excess of $1 million.

  • Demonstrates excellent communication skills and willingness to get involved in planning, design, and construction as projects dictate.

  • Team player who is willing and eager to lead multi-disciplinary projects and proposals to grow the business.

  • Demonstrates analytical, technical and problem-solving skills and abilities.

  • Works independently with limited guidance.

  • Experience with project financial reporting systems, accounting principles, spreadsheets, report writing and basic knowledge of Occupational, Health and Safety legislation.

  • Willingness for periodic travel and site visits.

Additional Information

  • No sponsorship offered for this role

  • No relocation offered for this role

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: J10087834

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: Canada

Career Area: Program & Project Management

Work Location Model: Hybrid