Transportation Project Director

    • AECOM Corp. - Worldwide
  • San Antonio, TX
  • Posted 60+ days ago | Updated 1 hour ago


On Site
USD 141,000.00 - 230,000.00 per year
Contract - W2


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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 over 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 is actively seeking Transportation Project Director with TxDOT design experience, in PS&E or Schematics, for immediate employment in the San Antonio office.

Job Description

  • As Project Manager, manage all aspects of Schematic or PS&E plan preparation for roadway projects in accordance with TxDOT procedures.

  • Manage a support Team of engineers and technicians, some located remotely.

  • Determine work priorities based on general direction from supervisor.

  • Provide leadership for Team through knowledge in areas of specialization, coordinating work of others.

  • May lead on one or more Teams in the delivery of work efforts that are often complex.

  • Be involved in all project aspects from client meetings, design/study development.

  • Serve as Capture or Project Manager for key pursuits

  • Obtain AECOM project Manager certification

Other responsibilities are:

  • Responsible for the overall administration of the project and assist with establishing project objectives and policies.

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

  • Oversees and ensures all facets of the project are in accordance with design, budget and schedule.

  • Responsible for administering the project from budgeting/schedule stage through procurement and contract closeout.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • BA/BS + 12 years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education, including 4 years of leadership.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering

  • 15+ years of previous design experience on transportation projects, including Schematic Development and/or PS&E

  • Professional Engineer (PE) in TX or Other states

  • Be team oriented

  • Experience designing highway/roadway systems

  • Experience with any of the following software: MicroStation, GEOPAK, or OpenRoads

  • Familiar with MS Office 2010 software (Excel, Word, Project)

  • TxDOT Pre-certifications

  • Good communication skills

Additional Information


Offered compensation will be based on location and individual qualifications. The expected range is $141,000.00 - $230,000.00.


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 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: J10104904

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: West

Career Area: Program & Project Management

Work Location Model: Hybrid