Aviation Project Manager

    • AECOM Corp. - Worldwide
  • New York, NY
  • Posted 60+ days ago | Updated 5 hours ago


On Site
USD 125,000.00 - 165,000.00 per year
Contract - W2


Customer satisfaction
Quality control
Financial reporting
Regulatory Compliance

Job Details

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 nearly 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 an excellent career opportunity for a creative, highly talented and experienced Aviation Project Manager based in New York, NY. The Airport Project Manager will lead airport projects managing the technical, and administrative resources and activities required for successful compliance of our clients' goals. AECOM is recognized as a leader in airport designs regionally and globally. You will join a team of dedicated aviation planners and engineers delivering iconic aviation projects.

Primary Focus will Include:

  • Lead the Project assigned

  • Serve as Airside and Landside Specialist

  • Interact with Program owner and other stakeholders to understand needs and requests

  • Verify compliance with FAA and International Standards

  • Verify compliance of scope

  • Interact with local and regional Management when requested.

  • Provide support for estimation and development of Aviation related Proposals

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Has full responsibility for managing all aspects of his project. Serves as liaison contact with the client to bring projects to completion on schedule, within budget and with client satisfaction

  • Directs and manages the entire project, guidance to subordinate managers, enforces company and project policies, and a primary liaison between AECOM and client interface

  • Overall responsibility and management of project including but not limited to budgeting/schedule stage, procurement, through contract closeout

  • Responsible for the coordination of all project efforts, administrative and technical, to assure the most efficient and cost-effective execution of assigned projects

  • Coordinates work efforts and reviews work performed. Schedules and manages for integration of quality control during all phases of a project.

  • Manages risks, scope changes, subconsultants, invoicing and financial reporting throughout the project life-cycle

  • Estimates fees, determines scope of work, and prepares proposals and contracts on the projects

  • Supports and mentors junior project managers


Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Architecture or Engineering / Construction Management

  • 4 years of experience in transportation infrastructure projects with majority in airport projects

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 8+ Years of experience and at least 6 years in leadership in transportation infrastructure projects with majority in airport projects.

  • History of successful leadership on airport projects.

  • Previous experience leading projects and teams on complex projects

Additional Information

  • All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

  • Sponsorship is not available for this position

  • Relocation is available for this position


Offered compensation will be based on location and individual qualifications. The expected range is $125,000.00 - $165,000.00.


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 aecom.com 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: J10096455

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Program & Project Management

Work Location Model: Hybrid