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AECOM Construction Senior Manager in San Diego, California

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 over 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 has a position available for a Construction Senior Manager to join our growing Energy Business Line supporting large multi-year projects as a part of the program and construction management team. The projects include grid modernization, transportation electrification, renewable fuels, emerging markets in hydrogen and carbon capture, microgrids, solar and battery storage, and other energy projects.

AECOM is pursuing projects in the industrial, municipal, defense, and commercial market segments. AECOM offers the freedom and flexibility to work remotely and/or be located at a variety of Energy offices located in multiple locations across the United States.

The responsibilities for the position include, but may not be limited to:

  • Establishes operational objectives and work plans.

  • Reviews objectives to determine success of operation.

  • Represents AECOM and Client organizations in dealings with Prime and Sub- Contractors, land owners, municipalities, regulatory agencies, and other stakeholders during the planning and execution of construction projects.

  • Represents AECOM in both verbal and written communication with the Client.

  • Maintains logbooks and records and communicates regularly with AECOM and Client leadership teams regarding schedule and cost performance of construction projects, including negotiation of change orders, documentation of work performed, review of contractor submittals including schedules and technical submittals, coordination of logbook and data source updating as appropriate, and other related efforts.

  • Implements strategic policies when selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results.

  • Oversee and direct the work of AECOM and Client procured construction contractors, including lower tier subcontractors, in the construction of a portfolio of projects.

  • Oversees the administration of projects during the construction cycle including technical, financial, and client satisfaction.

  • Provide technical advice and direction to construction contractors based on Client and Agency Standard Specifications, Project Plans and Special Specifications, and applicable regulatory requirements.

  • Works on issues of diverse scope where analysis of situation or data requires evaluation of a variety of factors, including understanding of current business trends.

  • Erroneous decision or failure to achieve results adds to costs and may impact short-term goals of organization.

  • Success in working with remote teams


Minimum Requirements:

  • High School Diploma with 14 years of related experience and 2 years of leadership experience

  • Valid US Driver’s License, and as a condition of employment, pass AECOM's motor vehicle records review.

  • As a condition of employment, candidates will be required to pass a drug-screen.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Construction Management from ABET accredited college or university and 10+ years of related experience.

  • History of progressively increasing responsibility for management of construction, including

  • Craft experience in installation of underground facilities for power or telecommunications infrastructure.

  • Foreman, General Foreman, or Superintendent of crews installing similar facilities.

  • Construction Manager or Project Manager for projects which installed similar facilities.

  • Experience with duct bank installations in Southern California, Arizona, or Southern Nevada since 2000.

  • Journeyman Lineman, Operating Engineer, Electrician, Pipefitter / Steamfitter, Or Equivalent Journeyman status in related or appropriate trade

  • Experience managing the supervision of Outside Plant construction for Power Utility, including either Underground Trench and Conduit / Duct and Structures / Duct Bank (or equivalent work with an alternate name) or Underground High Voltage (12kV+) Construction

Additional Information

  • Sponsorship is not available for this position.

  • Relocation is not available for this position.

Offered compensation will be based on location and individual qualifications. The expected range is $170,000.00 - $215,000.00.


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, disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, U.S. and global well-being programs, employee assistance program, business travel insurance, service recognition awards, retirement savings plan, and employee stock purchase plan.

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.

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: J10110160

Business Line: Energy

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Construction

Work Location Model: On-Site