1+ months

Plumbing & Fire Protection Manager

Clifton, NJ 07013

Job Summary

AECOM's network of talented professionals is creating a Capability Center that will support the planning, design and construction oversight of a multitude of facility types and is looking for a candidate with a versatile experience to be the Plumbing and Fire Protection Senior Manager of the Plumbing and Fire Protection group in NYC.

The appropriately qualified candidate will be responsible for technical direction of the Plumbing and Fire Protection engineering discipline and successful completion of assigned engineering projects.

Providing work assignments to discipline project teams and reviewing performance to ensure efficient, cost effective design solutions. Candidate will serve as technical advisor, provide senior level input and evaluation on projects. Demonstrate creativity, foresight and mature engineering judgment in anticipating and solving problems.

Additionally, this position is expected to provide Engineering leadership via determining technical and professional staffing needs; participation in attracting talent and new hires to the group, training, managing and motivating personnel. Establishing and maintaining quality and accuracy standards. Working cooperatively with other managers and employees to achieve companys mission.

This candidate will also have presentation responsibilities and the position requires client facing capabilities as well as proposal writing responsibilities. The position provides the opportunity to lead the development of a successful Plumbing and Fire Protection Engineering practice for the New York Metro area.

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

  • Performs various management, leadership, and people accountability responsibilities for a specific technical group or department

  • Has full responsibility for interpreting, organizing, executing, and coordinating technical assignments

  • Generally, requires multi-disciplinary knowledge of engineering.

  • Plans and develops engineering tasks concerned with unique or controversial problems. This involves exploration of subject area, definition of scope and selection of problems for investigation and development of novel concepts and approaches

  • Maintains liaison with units within the organization and individuals inside and outside of the organization

  • Responsible for acting independently on technical matters pertaining to the field. Work at this level usually requires extensive progressive experience

  • Works under minimal supervision. Supervision received is essentially administrative with assignments given in terms of broad general objectives and limits

  • Manages group of engineers and/or technicians, coordinating activities of the unit

At AECOM, were delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether its improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water, or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. Were one global team 47,000 strong driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.


As populations grow, so do demands for safe, expedient and cost-effective transportation. AECOMs Transportation business line partners with clients around the world to build, modernize and expand transportation projects that carry all of our communities into the future safely and reliably.

We use our extensive knowledge in planning, designing, and managing transportation systems as well as restoring and replacing aging infrastructure to help our public and private clients find smarter, more advanced ways to move people across cities, countries and continents.

Our integrated approach and social responsibility have earned us the trust of local municipalities, government agencies, commercial clients, and public-private partnerships. Our expertise and global reach enable us to deliver high-quality solutions for our clients that pave the way for long-lasting benefits to society

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering

  • 8 plus years relevant experience in design of complex facilities required

  • PE license

Preferred Qualifications

  • 15 plus years of experience leading project teams in the design of complex facilities

  • Compressed air design experience, high pressure hydraulic lines design

  • Life Science and Healthcare facility design experience

  • Transit station design experience

  • DEP facilities experience

AECOM encourages, but does not require, its employees to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. However, this position is on a project or a worksite, which requires workers to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Proof of vaccination or an approved accommodation must be received in order to enter an AECOM or worksite location in New York City, NY.

What We Offer

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether youre 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.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and lets get started.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each persons potential, and well help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Mechanical

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 261646BR

Additional Locations US - Clifton, NJ - 1255 Broad Street, US - New York, NY - 605 Third Ave

Virtual: 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.


Posted: 2022-05-31 Expires: 2022-08-17

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