AECOM Surface Water Project Manager in Colorado Springs, Colorado

United States of America - Colorado, Colorado Springs

Job Summary

The Transportation Business Unit of AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented Surface Water Project Manager for immediate employment in the Colorado Springs, CO office. Although the focus of this role is to primarily support transportation drainage and H&H work in Colorado Springs, this role will include frequent collaboration with our Greenwood Village, CO office and has the flexibility to allow working out of or alternating between both offices. AECOM is searching for enthusiastic candidates that are client focused, impactful, decisive, and have the ability to serve as a role model to others. The successful candidate will provide technical oversight, project management experience, and lead surface water modeling and design support efforts for stormwater and H&H projects. This position will also involve training, mentoring, and teaching less-experienced staff. The position will involve working on projects for the state, local municipalities, federal agencies, and private clients to conduct hydrologic/hydraulic modeling and civil design including complex modeling.

AECOM provides the opportunity to work on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and access to training and career development. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. The position allows for the successful candidate to be a key player on some of the best regional projects, with opportunities to work on national or international projects. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

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

  • Serving as a project manager or task leader for surface water, H&H, and transportation projects.

  • Project Manager overseeing project financial metrics and work performed by multi-disciplinary teams.

  • Assisting with the marketing and proposal efforts for a variety of existing and new public and private clients.

  • Overseeing project design and analysis of hydraulic modeling, floodplain mapping, and a variety of transportation drainage and municipal stormwater projects. These include stormwater control facilities (including detention/retention ponds and open channels) and directing surface water modeling, mapping, and designing of stormwater and flood control structures; and stormwater collection systems

  • Delegate work, mentor, and supervise less experienced staff while managing projects of varying size and complexity.

  • Directing and reviewing documentation and calculations, and preparing engineering reports

  • Work with a team of hydraulic modeling professionals to manage technical tasks, complete quality assurance/quality control reviews, and prepare high quality work products including documentation of model development, calibration, results, and reports, including the application of engineering judgement.

  • Directing design drawings, plans, sections, details, and profiles/sections within the MicroStation InRoads Storm and Sanitary and/or Autodesk Civil 3D, AutoCAD MEP.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering with an emphasis in surface water or related field

  • Professional Engineer registration required

  • 8+ years of experience in surface water modeling and design

  • Exhibits in-depth knowledge of surface water modeling, planning and design projects and related technologies

  • Expertise with hydrologic and hydraulic modeling software (e.g. HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS, SRH-2D), and plan set production design software (e.g. Microstation, Inroads Storm and Sanitary, AutoCAD, Civil 3D, StormCAD)

  • Capable of using spreadsheet, word processing and standard office software

  • Demonstrated ability to work with multi-disciplinary teams

  • Demonstrated understanding of business development and proposal response process

  • Strong written and oral communication skills and strong attention to detail.

  • Ownership and accountability for quality deliverables

  • Ability to effectively and efficiently communicate the technical aspects of projects to a wide audience

  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills, as well as exceptional organizational skills

  • Must possess a valid driver's license

Preferred Qualifications

  • Business development experience including client relations and proposal preparation

  • Good understanding of local and regional markets and able to support marketing effort in pursuing work for water and transportation projects

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.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 192184BR

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.