Job Vacancy Area Incident Management Coordinator (AIMC) AECOM

Job title: Area Incident Management Coordinator (AIMC)

Company: AECOM

Job description: Requisition/Vacancy No.


Job Category

Transportation Operations Management / Traffic Monitoring

Job Summary

The Traffic Incident Management Coordinator (IMC) is part of a regional traffic operations team that works to provide safe and efficient travel for motorists, and to enhance highway-responder safety at traffic incidents. This is accomplished through (not all inclusive):

  • Close coordination with the regional Traffic Operations Centers in Richmond and engagement with various highway responders such as law enforcement, DOT, fire department, emergency rescue, and towing and recovery companies
  • Responding to major traffic incidents to provide information and asset coordination for VDOT
  • Involvement in traffic management planning for events that pose a large impact on the region (e.g., festivals, concerts, major highway construction / maintenance projects)
  • Developing and maintaining relationships among the highway responder community to strengthen interagency coordination and communication at traffic incidents
  • Facilitating after-action reviews to promote improved coordination between the responding agencies during traffic incident management
  • Conducting training for DOT and partnering agencies on traffic incident management and highway responder safety

IMPORTANT: Positional responsibilities are at times performed outdoors along the roadsides in an uncontrolled work environment.

What you need to be successful in this role:

  • Keen situational awareness and attention to safety
  • Ability to work independently and to employ critical thinking, while also able to work effectively in coordination with a group
  • Professional presentation and proficient interpersonal skill for effective communication with stakeholders
  • Proficient use of computers for job-related administration (e.g., incident reports, training materials, communication)
  • Basic understanding of the Incident Command System
  • Regional familiarization (geography and roadways)
  • Ability to accomplish and maintain training and certification requirements (e.g., First Aid & CPR, National Incident Management Systems)
  • Radio and telecommunications skill

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.

Business Line


Position Status

Full Time

What We Offer

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.

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

Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS + 4 Years of related experience or AA/AS + 6 years of related experience or HS/GED + 8 years of related experience
  • Successfully pass State and Federal criminal history/security background check; also successfully complete Virginia Department of Transportation fingerprint-based Criminal History Records Check (CHRC)
  • Ability to drive, using an AECOM provided vehicle, patrolling and monitoring a segment of interstate roadway in an assigned region.
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record for the past 3 years, including no suspension of license or single violation that Virginia Motor Vehicle treats as worth 6 demerits
  • Participate in monthly MVR monitoring program and maintain a satisfactory driving record as a condition of employment
  • Pass a pre-employment drug screen and successfully participate in the program’s mandatory random drug screening process
  • Physically able, with or without an accommodation, to work in outdoor environments with uneven terrain, variable outdoor conditions including heat, cold, moisture, dust, dryness, noise, and automotive-related chemicals (e.g., fuels, coolants, lubricants, etc.); position requires frequent operation of vehicles, lifting of less than 25 pounds, and work around heavy, moving, dangerous equipment; often standing/walking, repetitive bending & stooping, lifting of 25-75 pounds, working with arms above shoulder level, and power gripping/squeezing (hand tools, levers, etc.); occasional work at heights, and work on electrical circuits; rare lifting of greater than 75 pounds, and stair climbing. Position will include wearing associated personal protective equipment
  • Dependability and schedule flexibility for after-hours response to major traffic incidents and special events. Normal work hours are Mon-Fri, 8-5 but can/will be adjusted as necessary to meet 24/7 response, as appropriate. This position is expected to respond to significant incidents afterhours and may be compensated with overtime or work hours adjusted.
  • Completion of NIMS Training will include at a minimum: ICS 100, 200, 300, 400 & 700•

Preferred Qualifications

  • Prior HAZMAT Training / Experience is a plus
  • Prior Fire / Law Enforcement experience is a plus
  • This position will be expected to build relationships with local responders, creating a cohesive environment that will lead to quicker clearance of the roadways.
  • This position will have a vehicle fully equipped for the job

Additional Information:

  • Sponsorship Opportunities for US Employment Authorization are not available for this position.
  • Relocation benefits is not available for this position.

Business Group

Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Expected salary:

Location: Colonial Heights, VA

Job date: Fri, 22 Jul 2022 01:20:10 GMT

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