AECOM Department Head and Northeast Tunnel Leader in New York, New York
United States of America - New York, New York
The Department Head/Northeast Tunnel Leader will collaborate with the Director of the Tunnel and Underground Engineering group to:
Lead the tunneling staff in the NE region and will be the Department head of the New Office Tunnel department
Manage and supervise the staff assignments, work load, proposals and pursuits.
Participate in the development of the tunnel and underground engineering strategic plans; build relationships with public and private clients (contractors) and industry leaders.
Grow the tunneling, geotechnical, and underground engineering practice
Identify, attract, and assist in recruiting additional tunneling and geotechnical staff Participate in organizing the tunneling, geotechnical, and tunnel system staff into an integrated group
Participate in the establishment of Center(s) of Excellence of tunneling and underground engineering
Participate in the development of pursuit strategies, technical concepts, and proposal technical approaches
Be part of pink and red team reviews and provide technical oversight of proposal preparation, interview and execution of projects
Participate in establishing and developing teaming relationships with other consulting firms as necessary
Lead projects or underground segment of a project.
Collaborate with National Tunnel and Underground Engineering Practice Risk and Quality Leaders to recommend Risk Management Plan and Quality Plan on projects. Help oversee the implement of the plans.
Help in establishing and enhancement of client relationships
Collaborate with the Tunnel Practice Technical Leaders on subject of expertize to recommend design concepts, solutions, and methodologies
Provide technical oversight on technical matters during execution of projects
Attend industry events, serve on panels, and publish to foster AECOM’s tunneling and underground engineering practice
Fifteen or more years of tunnel and underground related experience
BS in civil engineering with emphasis in tunneling or geotechnical engineering is required; MS or PhD degrees are preferred
Thorough knowledge of various tunneling methods and techniques, geotechnical aspects, deep cuts, difficult ground conditions, and other related tunneling technical issues
PE registration in at least one state (in his/her geographical area) and willingness to obtain additional registrations in NY and/or NJ.
“Seller-doer”, independent thinker, and self-starter
Membership with relevant professional organizations and active participation in National tunneling and/or geotechnical associations
Publications in technical journals and conferences and seminars.
Good communication and presentation skills
Strategic thinker, with demonstrated collaboration skills and the ability to work effectively in a team environment and gain the support of others
International experience and innovative concepts are a plus
Ability to work in a matrix organization
Ability to work with minimal direction
Ability and willingness to travel as needed.
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 person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Engineering - Transportation
Business Line Transportation
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 217515BR
Clearance Required 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.