Company: AECOM
Skills: Project Management, Waste Management
Experience: 2 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

United States of America - Texas, Houston

Job Summary

Wastewater Group Leader/ Project Manager - Wastewater Plant

AECOM is looking for a Wastewater Project Manager for full-time employment in the Houston, Texas office.


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-sustainingand 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"
  • VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer
  • Perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index for 2017-2019
  • Position Responsibility:
  • The engineer will work in the AECOM Water Business unit on various water projects including but not limited municipal wastewater plant, water treatment, distribution systems, and related projects.
  • AECOM has a large presence in Texas and premier clients in Wastewater and Water Treatment thru out the state. The next 2 calendar years will have projects in design and multiple phases of construction.AECOM is searching for enthusiastic candidates that are client focused, impactful, decisive and have the ability to serve as a role model. The successful candidate will provide design support, technical expertise, mentorship, client coordination and networking, business development insight, and work closely with senior project principals and entry level staff. The position will involve working on projects for the state, local municipalities, federal agencies, and private clients. The candidate must have demonstrated expertise in wastewater treatment water systems and water treatment projects and must be able to support and provide oversight and leadership for execution of technical tasks. The successful candidate will have a project history serving as the technical lead on projects.The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
  • Serve as technical lead directing and executing work related to wastewater and water water treatment projects
  • Provide technical support to other projects in the Water Business unit
  • Manage projects on a local to national basis
  • Support business development to grow the local and national water treatment practice
  • Serve as point of contact with clients
  • Be responsible for delivery of technical tasks, including leading teams with multiple members that may include multiple business lines, remote workers, and subcontractors
  • Work with clients to provide long-term solutions and maintain and develop strong client relations
Minimum Requirements

BA/BS + 8 YORE or equivalent

Preferred Qualifications
  • BS in Civil Engineering
  • PE License in Texas
  • 10+ years of experience including 2 years in a recent leadership role
  • Project experience must include water/wastewater treatment plants and pump stations, stormwater systems, collection and distribution systems, and water wells
  • Previous experience as a Project Manager in Texas (familiarity with the area)
  • 12+ years' experience preferred in water/wastewater as a Project Manager.
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 - Water - Wastewater

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 241632BR

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.