AECOM Senior Water/Wastewater Design Group Lead in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
United States of America - Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh
AECOM is seeking a Senior Water/Wastewater Design Group Lead to lead our Pittsburgh Design Group and focus on building our design services offerings in Western Pennsylvania for Water/Wastewater projects. The selected candidate will become part of an established water engineering practice working on prominent wet weather remediation/rehabilitation design, programs, study and rehabilitation, water and wastewater treatment facilities, potable water distribution and storage, and pump station projects in the Pittsburgh region as well as significant projects throughout the Mid-Atlantic region..
Candidate will be supported by experienced local and regional design staff and seasoned local and regional management staff.
Responsibilities will include:
Managing the Pittsburgh office water design group
Mentoring and guiding water/wastewater design staff and project managers.
Supporting large-scale wastewater planning efforts.
Leading design pursuits
Maintaining current and building new relationships with clients, leading and supporting key pursuits and functioning as a project principal or manager on major projects across Pennsylvania
Excellent written/verbal communication, presentation, and proposal writing skills with the ability to interact effectively with design and construction teams, management, and operations and maintenance personnel.
Proven initiative and leadership qualities
BS in Engineering from an ABET accredited institution
Professional Engineer license in Pennsylvania
12 or more years’ experience in municipal water and wastewater planning, design, and management.
Proven client consulting and collaboration experience
Proven client relationship and management skills, at all client levels (staff to executive).
Experience with pipeline alignment evaluation, hydraulic evaluations, conceptual design, material selection, detailed design, including preparation of plans, specifications, and contract/bidding documents.
Experience with client management: defining the problems, defining short term and long term objectives, identifying site/physical/regulatory/flow/environmental/stakeholder constraints and obstacles, and communicating these conditions to the client effectively.
Firm grasp of general heavy construction principles, and experience in construction phase engineering services.
Experience with clients in the Pittsburgh, PA and western Pennsylvania market.
Candidates must be knowledgeable of Pennsylvania water issues and trends and possess a proven track record in delivering design services for large-scale water projects.
Water and wastewater facilities operations and troubleshooting experience
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is
pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions
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core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only
delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. 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. 207409BR
Clearance Required 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.