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AECOM Design Manager in Dallas, Texas

Company Description

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

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.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

Job Description

AECOM is seeking a Design Manager to lead multi-discipline teams designing complex water and wastewater treatment plant projects as part of the AECOM US West Water Virtual Design Center. Employee will have option to work remotely or in local office. Location in the Dallas area is preferred to provide secondary support to local projects.

The Design Manager will be a professional engineer with 10 or more years experience delivering process mechanical work on water or wastewater treatment plant projects, and will have experience leading multi-discipline design teams. Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Support local and remote project managers throughout the design, bidding and construction phases of projects.

  • Lead a multi-discipline team of process mechanical, electrical, I&C, structural, architectural and building mechanical leads with some potentially being sub-consultants.

  • Typically submit preliminary engineering report followed by 30%, 60%, 90% and final submittals through the project design phase.

  • Develop and manage schedules and budgets for the design team.

  • Lead BIM managers, cost estimators, document editors, specification processors to continually optimize use of the latest technology in delivering projects.

  • Support bid phase services such as issuing addendum and conformed documents.

  • Support construction phase services such as coordinating submittal review, responding to information requests, addressing change-orders, start-up, testing, record drawings and project closeout.

  • Travel with key members of the design team as required to project sites client meetings throughout the design and construction phases.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • BA/BS + 8 years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 10+ years’ related experience

  • Texas PE

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Join us and let’s get started.

ReqID: J10078454

Business Line: Water

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: West

Career Area: Program & Project Management