Water/ Wastewater Project Manager

    • AECOM Corp. - Worldwide
  • Rocky Hill, CT
  • Posted 60+ days ago | Updated 5 hours ago


On Site
USD 92,869.86 - 132,339.55 per year
Full Time


Professional development
Customer facing
Business development
Engineering management
Customer relationship management
Proposal writing

Job Details

Company Description

How will you make your mark?

At AECOM, our work in providing access to clean water enables communities to thrive and ecosystems to flourish, contributing to a resilient future. As a global leader in infrastructure consulting, we are at the forefront of significant water projects, with over 6,000 of the industry's best minds driving innovation and technical excellence. Together, we develop solutions that are not only best in the world, but best for the world.

With an acceleration in infrastructure investment, your bold ideas and global expertise have never been more crucial. Join our dynamic team, where innovation, career growth, and collaboration are celebrated. Enjoy the freedom to grow with customizable career paths, water-specific technical and professional development and the potential to contribute to transformational projects worldwide. Discover your #H2Opportunity

Job Description

AECOM's Water Business Line is seeking a Water/Wastewater Project Manager with a passion for water, wastewater conveyance, treatment plant evaluation, design, and construction. The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate an established career serving as a client-facing project manager on regional and municipal water and wastewater treatment projects. This position offers a unique opportunity to immediately contribute to an established and successful water practice in the Greater Hartford, Connecticut area working on a diverse range of technically challenging water projects.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Lead multi-discipline and complex water and wastewater design projects from the planning through permitting and construction phases, including alternative delivery projects.

  • Manage a portfolio of clients with multiple projects.

  • Develop and mentor mid-level and junior staff.

  • Have decision-making authority and direct others in recognizing risk and uncertainty with plans to mitigate and eliminate such.

  • Deliver revenues assigned from specific clients as a result of repeat business.

  • Lead business development activities, including pursuing new clients and projects and serving as leader of proposal efforts.

  • Actively participate in water and wastewater organizations through presentations at conferences and volunteering.


Minimum Requirements:

  • BS in Civil or Environmental Engineering with 4+ years of related experience in water and/or wastewater treatment, pumping and collection systems.

  • Registered Professional Engineer

  • Valid U.S. Driver's License and as a condition of employment, must pass AECOM's Motor Vehicle Records Review.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 6+ years of related experience in water/wastewater consulting and engineering management.

  • Registered Professional Engineer in CT or ability to obtain within 6 months.

  • Previous experience leading business development activities.

  • Previous water and/or wastewater treatment, pumping stations, collection systems and client relations experience.

Additional Information

  • This position requires travel within CT and nearby states.

  • Relocation is available for this position.

  • Sponsorship is available for this position.


Offered compensation will be based on location and individual qualifications. The expected range is $92,869.86 - $132,339.55.


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: J10105352

Business Line: Water

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Program & Project Management

Work Location Model: Hybrid