Project Manager - Offshore Wind

Job Posted 8/23/2023
New York City, NY
United States
Category Wind Jobs
Job Description

Company Description

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s 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. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

We will give you 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.

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 let’s get started.

Job Description

AECOM is seeking a Project Manager to lead projects under the umbrella of Grid Modernization with a particular focus on the Offshore Wind market.  The PM would manage the development of business development proposals, and the execution of offshore wind related projects with a focus towards execution, including project and construction management, including oversight of the engineering, design, and construction work.

AECOM has been at the forefront of providing management consulting services (project/program management) service offerings to our clients which include private transmission developers, offshore wind developers, and public utilities. It would be expected of the successful candidate to support the development of our client pool’s projects into successful execution as an extension of the AECOM/Client team.

Responsibilities for the position include, but may not be limited to, the following: 


  • Strong working knowledge of utility transmission and distribution in the New York and New Jersey markets 

  • Strong interpersonal, organizational, creative problem-solving, collaboration and leadership skills 

  • Experience leading a diverse team of professionals including, but not limited to: project managers, construction managers, project controls professionals, estimating, public outreach, procurement professionals, environmental professionals, consultants, owners engineering, safety professionals, risk management etc.   

  • Proven experience managing large, complex projects in multiple locations 

  • Experience and recognition as a technical expert in their field 

  • Proven ability to effectively communicate expectations and requirements with both clients and team members  

  • An ability to apply acquired expertise and knowledge to solve business challenges and provide coaching to peers and team members 

  • A track record of leveraging relationships to expand work with existing clients, identify new clients and recruit and retain in-house staff 


AECOM’s Energy practice provides a wide range of services from consulting and engineering design to energy engineering, energy procurement and construction (EPC) for power, energy efficiency, and renewable energy clients. Our understanding of the big picture – and the interconnection between generation, distribution, storage, and the demand side of the meter – allows us to deliver holistic strategies that improve and modernize next generation energy infrastructure. We connect knowledge and experience across our global framework to bring together a unique combination of engineers, planners, scientists, and project managers who advance cleaner, secure, and more sustainable energy solutions.


Minimum Requirements :

  • BS in Electrical or Civil Engineering or closely related field 
  • 6+ Years of Relevant Experience, including management of infrastructure projects including electrical transmission & distribution and/or distributed energy resources 
  • Demonstrated experience delivering complex projects and/or programs with high quality on schedule and within scope and budget 

Preferred Qualifications :

  • 10+ Years of Relevant Experience 
  • Project and client management experience including management of multiple projects of significant scope and complexity
  • Professional Engineer (PE)

Additional Information

  • Relocation assistance is not available for this role
  • Sponsorship is available for this role

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! 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.

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.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Join us and let’s get started.


United States