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AECOM General Coordinator Rolling Stock, Railway Equipment and Systems, O&M - Underground Metro Line - Bogotá/Colombia in Lima, Peru

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Job Description

AECOM is seeking for an experienced General Coordinator Rolling Stock, Railway Equipment and Systems, O&M - Underground Metro Line for employment in Bogota, Colombia.

The responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for the coordination of all technical activities related to rolling stock (trains), railway systems and equipment and to be carried out by the team of expert specialists under his/her charge, which the Consultant will incorporate for the due fulfillment of his/her responsibilities. He or she will act as a liaison between the entire team of specialists and the technical director/manager.

  • Project Planning: Contribute to the development of project plans controls for Rolling Stock, Railway Equipment and Systems, O&M works. Work closely with the technical director/manager to align plans controls with overall PMO and Project objectives.

  • Team Coordination: Coordinate the activities of the team of expert specialists assigned to Rolling Stock, Railway Equipment and Systems, O&M PMO tasks. Facilitate effective communication and collaboration among team members.

  • Technical Oversight: Provide technical oversight and guidance to the team to ensure that PMO project requirements are met. Monitor the quality and compliance of work performed by specialists.

  • Schedule Management: Assist in developing and maintaining schedules controls for Rolling Stock, Railway Equipment and Systems, O&M works. Monitor progress and address any schedule deviations promptly.

  • Risk Management: Identify, assess, and manage risks associated with Rolling Stock, Railway Equipment and Systems, O&M works. Implement risk mitigation strategies in collaboration with the construction contractor team.

  • Quality Assurance: Establish and enforce quality assurance processes for Rolling Stock, Railway Equipment and Systems, O&M works. Conduct regular quality audits and inspections.

  • Reporting: Provide regular updates to the technical director/manager on the status of Rolling Stock, Railway Equipment and Systems, O&M works. Prepare comprehensive reports on technical activities and progress.

  • Stakeholder Liaison: Act as a liaison between the team of specialists and other project stakeholders. Address any technical concerns or issues raised by stakeholders.

  • Contract Compliance: Ensure that all work performed by the team complies with contract requirements. Collaborate with legal and procurement teams to address contractual issues.

  • Health and Safety: Enforce health and safety protocols for Rolling Stock, Railway Equipment and Systems, O&M works. Promote a culture of safety within the team.

  • Training and Development: Identify training needs for the team members and facilitate professional development. Foster a learning environment within the team.

  • Sustainability: Integrate sustainable practices into the planning and execution of Rolling Stock, Railway Equipment and Systems, O&M works. Consider environmental and social aspects in decision-making.


Minimum Requirements:

  • BA/BS in related Engineering field + 8 YORE or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.

  • Specific experience of at least eight (8) years in the role of director, manager or coordinator of manufacturing, assembly and testing or maintenance of Metro type mass transit railway systems or equipment, having intervened in such capacity in at least one (1) project corresponding to an automatic line.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Professional degree in engineering with specialization, doctorate, or master's degree in engineering.

  • 12+ years of professional experience.

Additional Information


AECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle – from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $14.4 billion in fiscal year 2023. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at and @AECOM.

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You will have 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.

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.

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

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

ReqID: REF28792E

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: On-Site