AECOM Vice President Canada Transit Market Sector Leader in Burnaby-
Canada – British Columbia- Burnaby
The Transportation Business Line is actively seeking a highly talented Canada
Transit Market Sector Leader for immediate employment located in our Burnaby
office. The highly qualified candidate will demonstrate an established career
in the transit industry and have a successful track record of major passenger
transit operations and program management. The position will report to the
Americas Transit Market Sector Leader and collaborate across a matrix
organization- with local transportation and operations staff- regional
leadership- and national transportation business line executives to assist i
winning and delivering new AECOM work with major transit clients acros
The Canada Transit Market Sector Leader on the AECOM Transportation Business
Line- will advise on strategy and program wide solutions of significant size
and complexity (more than $1B capital program). This Leader has a strong
working knowledge of the Canadian market and regularly interacts with
executive level government or public officials and/or executive level clients
on significant program matters which often require coordination between
organizations. The Canada Transit Program Leader assesses and manages risk on
behalf of the client and delivers on key client and project success.
Must Have Skills/Experience (Including any required Certifications):
Advise the National Transportation Business Line leadership team- Area and Regional Executives (operations and business development)- the Transportation Regional Business Line Leader (RBLL)- and area Business Development Leads on development and execution of significant project pursuits and delivery across the Canadian marketplace.
Formulate and execute project opportunity capture strategies- including teaming and positioning for specific pursuits and identification of required staff resources to win and effectively deliver projects
Leverage established relationships with both external and internal clients and customers- including industry associations and other potential consultant team members.
Work with area and regional business development leaders to identify upcoming transit pursuits in the Canadian transit market.
Maintain a high national profile by continued involvement in industry associations including participation in conferences and workshops to keep a current understanding of emerging technologies and market drivers.
Bachelor|s Degree in Planning- Civil Engineering- Architecture- or related technical discipline
20+ years of diverse experience in operations and program management within or in partnership with major passenger rail and transit agencies
Proven track record with large client project management- project pursuit execution- and multidisciplinary team management
Experience in client prepositioning activities- team (internal and external partners) and proposal development
Recognized expertise in operations- quality assurance- system safety and security- facilities maintenance- asset management and service planning for bus- heavy rail- light rail and commuter rail transit modes
Excellent written and oral communication as well as analytical skills
Valid Driver`s License required
Graduate degree in Business Administration- Urban Planning- Engineering- Architecture- or related technical discipline
Registered as a Professional Engineer- Certified Urban Planner- Registered Architect and/or Program Management Professional
Demonstrated track record in broad administration including budgeting- contract negotiation- contract management- policy development and performance management and reporting within a major transit agency.
Recognized passenger rail program/project delivery leader with developed relationships among key clients and within professional organizations
What We Offer
When you join AECOM- you become part of a company that is
pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the
most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time- addressing
the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations
to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth- flexibility and
creativity- as well as a company culture that champions
inclusion- diversity and overall
employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our
core values define who we are- how we act and what we aspire to- which comes
down to not only
delivering a better world – but working to |make amazing happen| in each
neighborhood- community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer-
we believe in each person`s potential- and we`ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Engineering – Transportation
Business Line Transportation
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 226652BR
Clearance Required 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.