1+ months

Senior Project Manager - Transportation and Civil/Site

Franklin, TN 37064

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Senior Project Manager for immediate employment in the Franklin, TN office's Transportation group.

The Senior Project Manager is responsible for:

  • Performing a wide array of civil design, planning, construction support, and client management services for clients. Projects may fall outside the transportation realm and involve general civil engineering projects as well'

  • Plan, direct, and monitor all aspects of small and large multi-discipline projects that may include: design of roadways, bridges, sidewalk improvements, site development, and drainage. Also may include aviation projects on both airside and landside.

  • Mentor and develop staff, provide leadership and an environment that encourages teamwork, initiative, and growth.

  • Guide project teams on complex technical issues.

  • Supervision, coordination, and production of several projects concurrently.

  • Builds and maintains positive client relationships.

  • Involved in marketing/business development including the ability to market and win work.

  • Develop strategy, prepare proposals, negotiate contracts, and execute projects.

  • Coordinate staffing plan and workload through the entire project development duration while meeting project schedules and budgets.

  • Control overall project cost and scope, schedule, and quality of work.

  • Implement project QA/QC and work with Finance & Accounting, Controller, Department Manager, or Managing Principles for project reviews.

  • Preparation of engineering design reports, project definition documents, construction plans, and contract documents / technical specifications

  • Collaborating and/or coordinating design teams consisting of multi-discipline design engineers and technicians.

  • Coordination with clients, funding agencies, and local permit Agencies.

  • Responsible for the overall management administration to project and assists in establishing project-specific objectives and policies.

  • Provides management and guidance to subordinate managers, enforces company and project policies and is a primary liaison between AECOM and client interface.

  • Oversees and ensures all facets of the project are constructed in accordance with design, budget, and schedule through subordinate managers and supervisors.

  • Responsible for administering the project from the budgeting/schedule stage through procurement and contract closeout. The position has significant profit/loss responsibility for the assigned projects.


At AECOM, we believe infrastructure creates opportunities for everyone. Whether its improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of whats possible the worlds longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustaining, and disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.

On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, governments, energy, and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.

We are proud to be recognized for excellence:

  • Fortunes Worlds Most Admired Companies 2014-2020

  • #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering-News Record's 2019 Top 500 Design Firms and #1 2019 Top 200 Environmental Firms

  • VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly Gold Employer

  • Perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index for 2017-2019


  • As populations grow, so do demands for safe, expedient, and cost-effective transportation. AECOMs Transportation business line partners with clients around the world to build, modernize and expand transportation projects that carry all our communities into the future safely and reliably.

  • We use our extensive knowledge in planning, designing, and managing transportation systems as well as restoring and replacing aging infrastructure to help our public and private clients find smarter, more advanced ways to move people across cities, countries and continents.

  • Our integrated approach and social responsibility have earned us the trust of local municipalities, government agencies, commercial clients, and public-private partnerships. Our expertise and global reach enable us to deliver high-quality solutions for our clients that pave the way for long-lasting benefits to society.


Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelors of Science

  • Six (6) years of transportation civil engineering project management experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • One (1) year experience preparing Project Reports, Feasibility Studies, and PS&Es for Transportation and/or Civil/Site projects

  • One (1) year experience marketing/selling services to clients

  • Available to travel to clients and projects in Tennessee and other states within the region

Preferred Qualifications

  • BS Civil Engineering

  • Ten (10) years of project management in the transportation market sector

  • Experience with all types of transportation projects including surface transportation and aviation

  • Experience with civil/site design related projects

  • Experience with Design-Build projects

  • Professional Engineer License in TN (or ability to obtain within 6 months

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to make amazing happen in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each persons potential, and well help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Project / Program / Management

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 255061BR

Virtual: No

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.


Posted: 2021-09-28 Expires: 2022-02-23
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