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Veronica Siranosian

Director, AECOM Ventures

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Job Information

AECOM Principal Rail Engineer in Sydney - AU, Australia

Australia - New South Wales, Sydney - AU

Job Summary

We are seeking a highly experienced Project Manager. We are looking for someone who can effectively take any project from inception stage through to all stages of the project lifecycle – from bidding, to design, construction and handover. We need someone who is passionate about delivering high quality client service and can also take an active role in business development.

As a Project Manager with the world's #1 ranked engineering design firm, you will be exposed to a range of projects and stakeholders providing you with an opportunity to apply your experience on major to mega rail projects including light rail, metro, passenger rail, freight and high speed rail. You will work efficiently in an autonomous environment as well as contributing to the wider AECOM team.

Who are we looking for?

  • You will have significant experience in delivering multi-disciplinary rail related projects,

  • Demonstrated experience in developing business and forming strong client relationships including an ability to deal directly with clients.

  • Build strong working relationships with technical resources to proactively manage and coordinate the delivery of design teams across various disciplines.

  • Manage risk and opportunities on all assigned projects.

  • You will hold budgetary control, forecasting project expenditure and programme performance, whilst ensuring effective delivery. Responsible and accountable for the delivery of project on time and budget.

  • Experience with programming (i.e. Primavera, MS project etc.) and program control systems.

  • Identifying and acquiring necessary project resources, managing staff forecast;

  • Manage Subcontractors and Suppliers on the project where appropriate and ensure the relevant form of subcontract is used and complied with;

  • High level of commercial awareness.

  • A proven ability of managing and growing a team, with strong leadership skills and the ability to develop and maintain a highly motivated project delivery team.

Minimum Requirements

  • Engineering degree and qualifications in one of the railway engineering disciplines (Civil, Electrical, Signalling)

  • Entrants to this position generally possess an average of 10-15 years’ experience

  • Looking to inspire others

Preferred Qualifications

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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 Engineering - Civil

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 240596BR

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.

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