AECOM Transportation Project Manager in Charleston, South Carolina

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Transportation Project Manager

United States of America - South Carolina


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Transportation Project Manager for immediate employment in the Charleston, SC office. Great opportunity for a emerging mid to senior engineer who is ambitious and looking for a unique growth opportunity!

AECOM’s Transportation Group – Southeast Region is growing again! With 100,000 people in more than 150 countries, AECOM, a fortune 500 company and recognized as one of the most admired companies by Fortune, is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves. Our highly capable team provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering solutions that enhance and sustain the world’s built, natural and social environments. AECOM is ranked #1 in Transportation by Engineering News-Record (ENR) magazine for 13 consecutive years.

The appropriately qualified applicant will have demonstrated experience in project management, roadway design, intersection design, interchange design, supervising roadway designers and the preparation of construction documents, including plans, specifications and construction estimates.

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

  • Lead engineering teams consisting of entry level engineers and technicians to develop roadway design plans for transportation projects for SCDOT and other SC municipalities

  • Oversee the work of engineers and technicians to ensure quality design work consistent with current SCDOT and AASHTO policies and guidelines

  • Assist with project scoping and budget development for roadway design projects

  • Participate in Client meetings and public meetings as part of transportation design project

  • Responsible for tracking budgets and schedules for roadway design tasks

  • Participate in Business Development Activities such as meeting with clients and potential clients, preparing proposals and attending functions

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering from an ABET accredited school

  • 5+ years of experience working on transportation projects

  • Ability to scope/estimate complex roadway projects

  • Ability to Track and manage project budgets and schedules

  • Ability to supervise entry level engineers

  • Good computer skills using spreadsheet, word processing and standard office software

  • Thorough understanding of SCDOT Guidelines/procedures/plan preparation

  • Must be able to work well in a team environment

  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills and excellent organizational skills

  • Diversified knowledge of engineering principles and practices in broad areas related to highway geometric design, intersection design, utilities, infrastructure, earthwork, drainage and streetscape

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license

  • Due to the nature of this work, U.S. citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • South Carolina PE

  • Thorough understanding of SCDOT Guidelines/procedures/plan preparation

  • Strong Design experience

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.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

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Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 176122BR

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.