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AECOM Lead Texas Sr Project Manager - CEI in San Antonio, Texas

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking two Part-Time Lead Texas CEI Sr Project Managers to cover areas in Houston and North Texas; preferably based in Austin, San Antonio, or Houston. The positions are contingent and possibly become full time.

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.

Job Responsibilities:

The job would entail a Lead Texas Senior Project Manager to work Part-Time or as needed to perform the duties. The overall Goal includes:

  • Growing the Construction Engineering & Inspection (CEI) Market in Texas as Senior PM developing work and performing PM duties as needed.

  • Target Clients are TxDOT, Toll Road Authorities & RMA’s. May also include clients in other governmental agencies and may also include private work. Texas CEI includes Construction, Engineering & Inspection (CEI), Construction Scheduling Support (CSS), Owner Verification Testing Inspection (OVTI), Independent Engineer (IE), and similar transportation functions. TxDOT Market Areas- includes but is not limited to BMT, HOU, LFK, BRY


  • Develop a detailed CEI business development plan with scalable milestones

  • Develop internal AECOM CEI team in the region

  • Identify strategic partners, develop teaming partnerships and markets

  • Strategize and preposition for upcoming RFP’s

  • Lead the proposal writing efforts and interview presentation

  • Write proposals and interview for the RFP

  • Aid in marketing and proposal development throughout Texas CEI teams

  • Conduct regular visits & maintain contact with TxDOT DOCs and AEs (determine future work, AO needs)

  • Determine possible selection committee members prior to TxDOT RFPs

  • Identify new opportunities and identify needs

  • Attend AGC and other conferences as required

Operations (assist with the following):

  • Develop and maintain a trained staff that will help in the performance of the CEI projects and help win new work in the future

  • Maintain aggregate billability of staff at 90+%

  • Meet Project KPI’s (with assistance from AECOM Project Controllers)

  • Ensure the Client is being billed on time (Participate in biweekly status meetings)

  • Develop Work Authorizations

  • Assist with negotiation of billing rates and ODE’s

  • Conduct Project Reviews including Safety

  • Perform briefings (twice per year) with the client on AECOM performance

  • Perform CEI PM duties for CEI Contracts

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor in Civil Engineering with a minimum of 10 years transportation experience; a combination of education or experience or equivalent.

  • drivers license required

  • PE license required in TX or ability to obtain the license in six months

Preferred Qualifications

  • 15 years transportation experience

  • Microsoft Office excel, word, and video conferencing skills

  • Working knowledge of TxDOT Site Manager

  • Preferred TxDOT Precertification requirements

  • Have obtained 11.1.1 (Roadway Constr. Mgmt.), 11.2.1 (Bridge Constr. Mgmt.), 5.2.1 (Bridge Design), 4.2.1 (Roadway Design), or can be obtained within 3 months after hire date.

  • Preferred Previous Experience- TxDOT Area Engineer, Assist. AE, Director of Construction (DOC), Assist. DOC, or similar.

Additional Information:

  • Relocation is not available for this position.

  • Sponsorship is not available for this position. US Citizenship required.

  • Travel is required for this position, greater than 25%. Drivers licensed is required for the position.

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 Program and Project Management

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Part-time Variable

Requisition/Vacancy No. 269891BR

Additional Locations US - Austin, TX - 13640 Briarwick Drive, Suite 200, US - San Antonio, TX - 112 Pecan Street

Clearance Required No

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.