AECOM Plant Operations Manager in McLean, Virginia

United States of America - Virginia, McLean

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Plant Operations Manager responsible for the oversight of the operations and maintenance of a 24/7 plant operation within a large facility. This position will coordinate with Engineering, Operations, and Maintenance Personnel to assess infrastructure conditions and mitigate risks. This position will have oversight responsibilities for the development of maintenance programs, optimizing efficiencies, and long term recapitalization plans. Additional responsibilities include the following:

  • Collaborate with management on plant projects to define priorities

  • Support initiatives to improve plant safety

  • Analyze results of reporting activity with regards to the cost status on assigned projects against schedules, budgets, and requirements

  • Determine the most effective deployment of maintenance and engineering resources

  • Facilitate development and effectiveness of engineering and maintenance resources

  • Prepare capital project requests and justifications

  • Work with and direct vendors and outside contractors as needed

  • Proactively pursue energy efficient methods for plant operations

  • Prepare technical written reports as required

  • Assure that engineering output is in compliance with existing statutory codes, company policy, and safety standards

  • Maintain professional competence and knowledge of developments in processes, emerging technology and products through consultation with other company technical and professional personnel as well as industry peers.

Minimum Requirements

The candidate must have a thorough knowledge of mechanical and electrical systems. Experience in the operation and maintenance of a major Power/Operational plant, to include experience in a steam (100,000 lb./hr. or greater capacity) and chilled water (8,000 t/hr. or greater capacity) plant. Working knowledge of facilities monitoring and control systems (i.e. SCADA/Foxboro).

A Bachelor's degree from an accredited university in engineering or a closely related field and 12 years’ of specific experience or the equivalent.

The candidate must be a US Citizen with the ability to obtain and maintain a TS clearance.

Preferred Qualifications

It is highly desired that the candidate possess a TS clearance.

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 Engineering - Electrical / Electronic

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 203378BR

Clearance Required Yes

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.