Project Manager

AECOM - Columbia, SC3.7

Full-timeEstimated: $76,000 - $100,000 a year
AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Project Manager for employment in our Columbia, SC office to lead design teams for high tech data center projects across the United States.This person will provide technical and mentoring guidance for a group of civil engineering professionals in a team setting. The Project Manager will be working for civil engineering related projects including grading, roadway, stormwater, and pipe networks.

The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an established civil engineering career in the industrial site development market.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

+ Plans, schedules, conducts or coordinates detailed phases of projects

+ Regularly develops and evaluates project plans

+ Provides leadership, direction and technical guidance on civil/site design projects

+ Assesses the feasibility and soundness of proposed engineering evaluations when necessary data are insufficient

+ Responsible for ensuring proper quality control procedures are implemented on all projects

+ Conducts peer reviews and makes technical presentations

+ Identifies potential clients and business lines

+ Secures and manages clients and contracts

+ Mentors junior staff

Minimum Requirements

+ 5+ years of experience in the in the planning and design of industrial site development projects

+ Prior experience as a Project Manager for commercial and/or industrial civil/site design projects

+ Experience working with local, state and federal state permit agencies

+ Proactive on assignments and demonstrate initiative

+ Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and complete multiple technical tasks under tight deadlines

+ The ability to work with other engineering disciplines at various locations, both internal and external to AECOM

+ This position involves working in a leadership mode with a close-knit team of Civil Engineering professionals where effective communication is an important part of the job

Preferred Qualifications

+ Bachelor's degree in civil engineering

+ Registration as a Professional Engineer

+ 10+ years of experience in the in the planning and design of industrial site development projects

+ Leadership experience in proposal preparation and business development is desirable

+ Strong written and oral communication, quantitative and interpersonal skills

+ Strong work ethic and professional demeanor

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.