AECOM Deputy Assistant Director of Engineering in Sacramento, California
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AECOM is seeking a Deputy Assistant Director of Engineering to be based in Sacramento, CA.
The Program Manager / Deputy Assistant Director of Engineering will be working on one of AECOM's major infrastructure programs. They are responsible for assisting the Assistant Director of Engineering (Engineering Task Lead) for the program ensuring consistency related to design, and engineering, providing recommendations on complex issues, cost estimation, and construction support.
Ensure client engineering documents, standards, and technical requirements are consistent and coordinate with other functional support groups as it relates to said documents.
Provide recommendations on complex issues, cost estimation, and construction support.
Assist with the development, recommendation, and implementation of policies, as applicable, in relation to engineering management, engineering standards, technical requirements, infrastructure development, system development, design, and construction support including change management.
Assisting with engineering activities necessary to support planning, development, procurement, design, and construction of large infrastructure capital projects.
Support the Assistant Director of Engineering on the engineering activities of preliminary engineering, alternative technical concepts, design, and design variances.
Support verifying that designs are compliant with the client’s engineering requirements.
Support the Assistant Director of Engineering with interface coordination between both engineering and other functions groups such as Civil, Track & System, O&M, and assistance with implementing third-party requirements.
Supporting Authority executives on strategic matters to ensure timely and effective decision-making in relation to engineering matters.
- BA/BS + 8 years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
12 years of engineering management experience in complex major projects, in particular, transit and railway
Degree qualified (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline
California Registered Professional Engineer
Extensive experience in value engineering and configuration change management
Advanced understanding of engineering management, development of engineering documents, and interdisciplinary coordination
Experience in high-speed rail projects or similar projects
Engineering management experience in complex and large-scale rail projects or programs from planning through preliminary engineering, detail design, construction support, and coordination with system and O&M
Experience in senior roles in complex major projects or programs
Familiar with track and railway systems, requirement management, and O&M
Good engineering management skills in all civil works including railway alignment, earthworks, roads, bridges, drainages, seismic design, and track structures related to railway projects.
Offered rate of compensation (California locations only) will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $122,820.39 - $227,217.73.
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.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
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Business Line: Transportation
Business Group: DCS
Strategic Business Unit: West
Career Area: Program & Project Management
Work Location Model: On-Site