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AECOM Social Performance & Resilience Project Manager in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Company Description

Work with Us. Change the World.

At AECOM, we're delivering a better world. Whether improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water, or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive. We are the world's trusted infrastructure consulting firm, partnering with clients to solve the world’s most complex challenges and build legacies for future generations.

There has never been a better time to be at AECOM. With accelerating infrastructure investment worldwide, our services are in great demand. We invite you to bring your bold ideas and big dreams and become part of a global team of nearly 50,000 planners, designers, engineers, scientists, digital innovators, program and construction managers and other professionals delivering projects that create a positive and tangible impact around the world.

We're one global team driven by our common purpose to deliver a better world. Join us.

Job Description

AECOM is seeking a Social Performance & Resilience Project Manager. The qualified candidate is preferred to be located in the northeastern US – such as Philadelphia, New York Metro, and Boston. AECOM is seeking a dynamic individual meeting the criteria below, at a minimum; an experience project manager who works well with others and is comfortable in small or large groups; and who can prepare high-quality technical documentation/reports. The qualified candidate should possess both an understanding of the nuances and cultural requirements of this type of work, coupled with a technical understanding of the comprehensive services AECOM provides as related to equity, environmental justice, and climate resilience needs. Responsibilities and skills will include, but are not limited, to the following:

  • Advise on, conduct, and support the preparation of large complex environmental justice impact assessments.

  • Serve as a subject matter expert in one or more of the following areas: environmental justice, environmental health, social vulnerability, equity, ESG reporting and accounting.

  • Help to manage the environmental justice team’s projects with intentions of being a project manager.

  • Fully qualified scientist. Utilizes scientific principles, theories, practices, and existing technologies to develop technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems.

  • Requires general familiarity within a broad field of scientific knowledge of reciprocal effects of the work upon other disciplines/fields.

  • Interpret and record data, conduct analyses, compare findings to relevant studies and local, state, and federal regulations to ensure compliance.

  • Utilize and interpret relevant screening and mapping tools related to environmental justice and equity.

  • Work under only general direction. Independently determine and develop approach to solutions.

  • Solve problems by use of combinations of standard procedures, modifications of standard procedures or methods developed in previous assignments.

  • Participate in planning to achieve prescribed objectives.

  • Conduct analysis and investigation work obtained from a variety of sources.

  • Formulate hypothesis, perform independent research and make recommendations.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • BA/BS in Public Health Science, Environmental Health, Environmental Epidemiology, other science, or engineering field +6 years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.

  • Due to the nature of work, US Citizenship is required.

  • Basic understanding of geographic information systems (GIS)

  • As a condition of employment, selected candidate must pass a Motor Vehicle Records review.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Masters in a science or engineering field with 3+ years of experience support environmental justice policy decisions and equity evaluations.

  • Project Management experience and interest in becoming an AECOM Certified PM

  • Outstanding oral communication, written and presentation skills.

  • Consultative, service-oriented mindset and collaborative problem-solving skills.

  • Physically located in the northeastern U.S. metropolitans (such as Philadelphia, New York City Metro, and Boston)

Additional Information

  • Relocation is not available for this position.

  • Sponsorship for US employment authorization is not available now or in the future for this position.

Offered rate of compensation for New York will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $92,000 - $165,000.

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.


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 $13.1 billion in fiscal year 2022. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at and @AECOM.

Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity

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: J10093902

Business Line: Environment

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Consulting Services

Work Location Model: Hybrid