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AECOM East LSLR Technical Lead - Water in Chelmsford, Massachusetts

Company Description

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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.

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Job Description

East Lead Service Line Replacement Technical Lead

The Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, also known as the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA), allocates a significant amount of money towards lead service line (LSL) replacement for communities. AECOM is seeking a Lead Service Line Replacement Technical Leader who will play a major role in the development and execution of nationwide programs to inventory and replace lead service lines across various municipals across the country. This role involves strategic oversight, advocacy, technical guidance, and project execution to advance lead service line inventory and replacement projects. The successful candidate will bring extensive expertise in water infrastructure and a proven track record in supporting lead service line replacement projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Program Oversight: Provide technical oversight for lead service line replacement projects across different regions within a larger federal program. Ensure consistent application of best practices and quality standards.

  • Technical Assistance: Assist water systems with a range of lead service line related activities, including the development of service line inventories, community engagement plans, LSL replacement plans, and SRF funding applications with active involvement from the community.

  • Subject Matter Expertise: Offer technical support and guidance to regional project teams. Develop and disseminate technical standards, protocols, and training materials.

  • Stakeholder Collaboration: Build and maintain strong relationships with key stakeholders, including federal agencies, municipalities, utilities, contractors, and community groups..

  • Innovation and Research: Promote innovation in lead service line replacement technologies and methods. Lead research initiatives to improve program efficiency and effectiveness.

  • Team Leadership: Mentor and develop local teams to support the lead service line programs. Foster a collaborative and high-performance culture within the team.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • 10 years of experience in the water-related field and experience on Lead Service Line Replacement Projects + Programs

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or Environmental Engineering or a related field.

  • Demonstrated client relationship management abilities.

  • Demonstrated ability to lead and inspire diverse, multi-disciplinary teams.

  • Ability to travel up to 50% of the time.

  • Experience with public speaking and advocacy.

  • Due to the nature of the work, U.S. Citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • 15+ years of experience

  • Professional engineering License

  • Master's degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering

  • Excellent communication, public speaking, and advocacy skills.

  • In-depth knowledge of water infrastructure regulations and best practice

  • Strong problem-solving and decision-making skills.

Additional Information

  • Sponsorship is not available for this role

  • Relocation is not available for this role.


Offered compensation will be based on location and individual qualifications. The expected range is $140,000.00 - $200,000.00.


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: J10110225

Business Line: Water

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: Remote