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AECOM Project Manager in Denver, Colorado

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Project Manager to be based in Lisle, Illinois or Denver, Colorado.

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.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Manages one or more less complex projects, involving a combination of the following:

  • Clients with a small or local geographic footprint; OR,

  • Projects involving limited services provided by a local IE office; OR,

  • Other complexities, on a limited basis, such as projects that involve litigation, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) super funding, due diligence, etc.

  • May manage certain phases of projects only.

  • Generally working under the supervision of a senior Project Manager/Program Manager or above, or a Regional Manager.

  • Within individual's area of responsibility, consistently identifies potential project problems or opportunities in a proactive manner, analyzes the issues using all appropriate resources, develops alternatives and arrives at the most optimum approach to mitigate problems or exploit opportunities.

  • Makes sound, well-informed and objective decisions relating to assigned project with a strong understanding of the impact and implications of decisions.

  • Manages project resources.

  • Advises/mentors less experienced staff on project management skills.

Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS + 2 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor or Masters degree in engineering, urban planning, economics, finance, information technology, public policy, business administration or related areas

  • 3-5 years of experience in asset management

  • Demonstrated superior skills in Microsoft Office Access and Excel, including Visual Basic programming. Supporting experience in other Microsoft Office applications including Word and PowerPoint. Asset Management software such as Agile Assets, Cartegraph, Deighton, or Cityworks is desired.

  • Excellent problem-solving skills and organizational skills.

  • Excellent oral/written communications skills.

  • Ability to adapt/respond to changes in client expectations.

  • Sound foundation in asset management, financial analysis, economic analysis, management consulting, business process improvement, information technology consulting, or other relevant area.

  • Familiarity with the management of the entire life cycle—including design, construction, commissioning, operating, maintaining, repairing, modifying, replacing and decommissioning/disposal—of physical and infrastructure assets.

  • Understanding and insights in the field of asset management. Preferred candidates will also have experience in one or more of the following: financial planning, urban transportation planning, transit management and operations, rail management and operations, budget development and cost allocation principles

Additional Information:

  • This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.

  • Relocation assistance is not provided for this role.

  • Offered rate of compensation will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range is $65,000-$100,000/ annual salary (exempt).

  • AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D and disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, wellness and global well-being, and global EAP, Business Travel and Service Awards programs.

What We Offer

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.

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

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. 264242BR

Additional Locations US - Lisle, IL - 3333 Warrenville Road

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.

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