AECOM Senior Transportation Manager in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

United States of America - Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh

Job Summary

The Transportation Business Line of AECOM is actively seeking a Transportation Manager with a mix of business development, client service, management, and engineering experience for immediate employment in the Greater Pennsylvania Area in our Pittsburgh office. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate successful management of public sector transportation projects.

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

  • Lead business development activities

  • Plan, organize, and supervise work of a staff of professionals and technicians, including subconsultants

  • Coordinate the planning, staffing, scheduling, budget management, quality control, safety and organization of internal technical and support staff, and subconsultants

  • Facilitate project decisions regarding technical approaches and strategies, issue resolution and solutions, cost and scheduling performance

  • Organize and conduct internal, external and client meetings

  • Provide technical guidance to staff

  • Effectively apply leadership and delegation skills in a working team environment

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or related field

  • 10+ years of experience (with at least 5 Years as a Project Manager or Design Manager on public sector transportation infrastructure projects), 20+ years of experience a plus

  • Licensed in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania as a Professional Engineer, Delaware license a plus

  • Experience in business development activities including client interaction/satisfaction, professional society participation, pursuit strategy, and preparation of proposals/letters of interest

  • Understanding of project management principles

  • Thorough knowledge of the engineering and contract delivery process (including planning and feasibility analysis, preliminary engineering, and final design) for roadway and/or linear structure related projects.

  • Excellent communications skills

  • Proficient in the design of transportation projects with significant roadway components for state, regional, and/or municipal transportation agencies in Pennsylvania, design/project management experience a plus

  • Adept at interacting with senior agency management and technical counterparts

  • Familiarity with PennDOT and Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission transportation design guidelines and requirements; DelDOT familiarity a plus

  • Ability to oversee the preparation, compilation, and delivery of Plans, Specifications, and Estimate (PSE) design document packages and other technical deliverables

  • Capacity to manage multi-disciplinary technical teams

  • Demonstrated success in project delivery (scope, schedule, budget, and change management)

Preferred Qualifications


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. 197572BR

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.