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Project Manager - Environmental Remediation


Company Description

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Job Description

AECOM is actively seeking a talented and experienced Project Manager to report to the Omaha, NE office. Remote work location is authorized. This position will support the Environmental business line, primarily supporting/overseeing federal environmental remediation projects.

Other responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, those listed below:

  • Familiar with USACE projects/project management including scope, schedule, quality, invoicing and cash flow management
  • Manages and directs professional and technical staff to complete complex environmental projects for USACE, AEC, AFCEC, and/or EPA
  • Project experience included PFAS, ERS, and/or military munitions
  • Leads teams by utilizing advanced scientific principles, theories, and practices
  • Utilizes existing technologies and experience to develop technical solutions to complex problems
  • Interprets and records data, conducts analyses, compares findings to relevant studies and local, state, and federal regulations to ensure compliance
  • Analyzes financial statements and completes budget tracking
  • Performs work with minimal direction with periodic reporting to area manager
  • Oversees the preparation of work plans and organizes project studies
  • Performs complex assignments often requiring the development of unique solutions to problems with the support of the project team
  • Supervises junior and mid-level staff during all phases of project work
  • Conducts reviews and provides staff feedback for continued improvement


Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS in Geology, Engineering, or related field with 4 + years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
  • Valid U.S. Driver’s License is required
  • Due to the nature of the work U.S. Citizenship is required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Professional License (PE, PG)
  • 10+ years’ experience in environmental remediation (soil, water, sediment, PFAS, munitions) project management
  • Master’s degree in Geology, Environmental, Civil, or Chemical Engineering, or related degree
  • Experience with regulator and stakeholder negotiations
  • Experience successfully managing environmental projects for Federal clients including USACE, AEC, AFCEC, and/or EPA
  • Thorough working knowledge of RCRA and CERCLA and PFAS regulations
  • Detail oriented with strong organizational and communication, both verbal and written skills
  • Experience in team management and scheduling of staff and resources to ensure on time and on budget project delivery
  • Superior communication, writing, editing, and reporting skills for a wide variety of audiences
  • Experience preparing proposals, cost estimates, schedules, and change orders
  • Interest in business development,
  • Have led teams of professionals in executing Site Investigations, Remedial Investigations, Feasibility Studies, Risk Assessment, and Treatability Studies in support of Federal environmental projects
  • Occasional overnight travel required
  • Drive and aptitude to evolve/grow into potential project management, program management, and account management roles

Additional Information


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.