AECOM Water Resources Team Manager in San Diego, California

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Position Title Water Resources Team Manager

United States of America - California

San Diego

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Water Resources Team Manager for the water resources/stormwater practice in San Diego that has technical expertise in hydrology/hydraulics, stormwater engineering, and water quality studies.

Senior management of staff and business development on all facets of stormwater-related design and compliance projects, with the goals of:

  • Delivering high quality products/outcomes

  • Meeting financial and timeline performance requirements

  • Achieving client satisfaction

  • Maintaining staff utilization

  • Growing water resources practice depth

General Duties

The selected candidate will be involved in a variety of projects with the following duties:

  • Manage and lead a variety of projects with a focus on urban storm water management, regulatory compliance, low-impact development (LID) design, and green infrastructure

  • Lead multi-disciplinary teams of engineers, scientists, biologists, landscape architects, and/or CAD designers in the preparation of technical reports, site designs, engineering drawings, and specifications

  • Assist in the preparation of technical reports such as Water Quality Technical Reports, Hydromodification Management Plans, Drainage Reports, and Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plans, including supporting AutoCAD/GIS plans

  • Support and/or lead the preparation of construction specifications, cost estimates, and planning/engineering reports. Prepare conceptual designs and construction plans using GIS, AutoCAD and/or Microstation software

  • Delegate work, mentor, and supervise less experienced staff while managing projects of varying size and complexity

  • Support the preparation of CEQA/NEPA environmental documents that analyze environmental characteristics and potential impacts related to hydrology and water quality

  • Lead and participate in site audits and field work, including but not limited to reconnaissance in support of technical studies, environmental surveys, storm water compliance, best management practice (BMP) inspections, and stormwater sampling

  • Identify and develop new clients and work, manage existing clients and contracts, and lead/assist marketing endeavors

  • Assist or manage the preparation of proposals, and provide creative project approaches through written, verbal, and graphic communication

  • Project work could include small- and large-scale infrastructure projects for natural and urban environments focused on stormwater management systems, green infrastructure, sustainable stormwater, floodplain and flood control analyses, and ecosystem restoration

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • 10+ years' experience

  • California Professional Engineer (PE) registration in Civil Engineering, with demonstrated experience in designing and constructing green infrastructure

  • Past history of successful business development with San Diego public/private stormwater market; existing local client relationships

  • Strong working knowledge of federal, state, and local environmental legislation and regulations

  • Familiarity with San Diego County and municipality storm water standards, such as the Hydromodification Management Plan

  • Demonstrated leadership and successful management of multiple professional staff

  • One or more professional certification(s) related to stormwater compliance (CPESC, CPSWQ, QSP/D, QISP, ToR, CESSWI, CMS4S, etc.)

  • Excellent organizational, technical writing, and verbal communication (presentations and public speaking) skills

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Ownership and accountability for quality deliverables

  • Due to the nature of the work, US Citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Water quality standards and thresholds, Total Maximum Daily Loads (TMDLs) and California Ocean Plan

  • Erosion and sediment control planning and implementation, including coastal processes

  • Watershed and hydrologic/hydraulic modeling knowledge, particularly with StormCAD, MIKE suite of software, EPA SWMM, and HEC-HMS/HEC-RAS

  • Ability to collect field data via electronic instrumentation, microloggers, handheld systems, and/or remote telemetry for GIS mapping and analysis

  • Prepare or supervise the preparation of regulatory permits and supporting documentation

  • Experience with GIS, AutoCAD, and/or Microstation

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Program and Project Management

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 170372BR

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.