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Contributing to projects that meld awe-inspiring design with economic and civic benefits is the ultimate career satisfaction.

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Dr. Robin Sham, CBE

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Expanding mobility options

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Veronica Siranosian

Director, AECOM Ventures

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Job Information

AECOM Sustainability Manager in Seattle, Washington

United States of America - Washington, Seattle

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Sustainability Manager to be based in Seattle, WA. This position is located in the west coast and is a telecommuting position.


At AECOM, 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.

We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustaining and disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.

On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, governments, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.

We are proud to be recognized for excellence:

  • Fortune ’s World’s Most Admired Companies – 2014-2020

  • #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering-News Record 's 2019 “Top 500 Design Firms” and #1 2019 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”

  • VICTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer

  • Perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index for 2017-2019

About DCSA—Program and Project Management

As an industry leader in program and construction management, we partner with clients to support projects from concept to completion. From education, healthcare, transportation and water facilities to sports, leisure, cultural arts and other public gathering venues, we deliver on the promise of protecting our clients’ interests as our own and building partnerships with the communities we serve.

Job Description

  • Lead a multi-disciplinary team that is creating new net zero carbon, net zero energy customer fulfillment and logistics building designs in North America

  • Coordinate and collaborate with a wide variety of internal operations, design, and engineering stakeholders to increase the sustainability, efficiency, and efficacy of the building design program

  • Demonstrate performance that serves as a model of excellence establishing sustainable building design best practices, business requirements, design team collaboration, and stakeholder alignment

  • Manage third-party architects, engineers, designers, and sustainability consultants responsible for creating the building design templates (i.e. prototypes) for customer fulfillment and logistics buildings

  • Present and facilitate strategic and sustainable building design discussions to top-level executives

  • Coordinate workshops that drive alignment on key issues for new building designs and initiatives to drive sustainability, the associate experience, operational efficiency, and reduction of first and lifecycle costs

  • Lead technical design reviews

  • Manage multiple, complex projects simultaneously

  • Provide project support for operations network buildings including fulfillment, sortation, and/or last mile facilities

  • Drive compliance of worldwide design standards

  • Develop strategic and sustainable building design solutions which meet or exceed our quality requirements and drive value engineering and standardization across all aspects of the facility

  • Collaborate with local regulatory agencies and certification agencies to ensure compliance with federal, state and municipal requirements and building codes while reducing the jurisdictional impact on operation

  • Negotiate and manage contracts with vendors and present formal documentation for approval when required

  • Building design program management experience

  • Building design & construction project management experience from programming, design, construction, and operations including project planning for scope, schedule, and costs

  • Experience developing and implementing carbon reduction and sustainable building design implementation strategies for energy, carbon, water, materials and waste - from concept through operation

Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS + 4 years of related or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Bachelor’s degree in architecture or engineering or equivalent experience

  • LEED AP BD+C and/or PHIUS+ certification

Preferred Qualifications

  • 10+ years of experience in architecture and program management with demonstrated experience with sustainable, high-performance buildings

  • Demonstrated expertise in software programs for Revit, Tally, Bluebeam, BIM360, AutoCAD, and Microsoft Office Suite

  • Demonstrated experience leading large, multi-disciplinary design teams, consultants, and vendors

  • Master’s degree in architecture, architectural engineering, or business

  • Architectural Registration, Professional Engineer Registration, CEM and/or other building professional accreditation

  • PMP certification

  • Proven experience implementing and managing a building design program including development of templates (aka prototypes), technical specifications, and design standards

  • Strong competency with time management, organization, and attention to detail

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

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 inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our 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 Program and Project Management

Business Line PMCM

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 244089BR

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.