AECOM Area Incident Management Coordinator - Virginia Beach, VA in Virginia Beach, Virginia

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Area Incident Management Coordinator - Virginia Beach, VA

United States of America - Virginia

Virginia Beach

Job Summary

This position will be a direct report to the Regional Operations Manager with direct communications with multi-agency staff. The routine responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Work closely with client and firm management on roadway incident response standard operating procedures and training

  • Oversee the development of standardized incident response plans for major, traffic-impacting, events

  • Collaborate with emergency responders on response protocols and available contacted services

  • Establish opportunities for multiple agency attended “after action meetings”

  • Implement a safety monitoring and reporting system for responder supervisors

  • Research and recommend new incident response technologies that can be applied to responder procedures, uniforms, vehicles, and equipment

  • Work closely with the Project’s Safety, Asset, and Training teams to provide responder personnel the training and resources needed to properly execute their roles

  • Research, review and share national incident management best practices for implementation

  • Evaluate and maintain the implementation of a multi-band, closed radio network , comprised of hand-held units and control room base stations

Minimum Requirements

  • High School Diploma and or equivalent certification

  • 3+ years of experience as an Incident Response Coordinator or in Civil Engineering or other Traffic Management related experience

  • Must pass a State and Federal criminal history/security background check; must also successfully complete Virginia Department of Transportation fingerprint-based Criminal History Records Check (CHRC).

  • Must pass a pre-employment drug screen

  • Must participate in and successfully complete a post-offer, pre-employment fitness for duty questionnaire

  • Physically able, with or without an accommodation, to work in an office or outdoor environments. Position requires frequent keyboard/mouse operations, performing repetitive fine hand movements, and sitting for long periods of time; occasionally operating vehicles; rarely standing/walking. Position entails sitting for long periods of time; monitoring VDOT and emergency radio broadcasts and law enforcement radio

  • Knowledgeable/experienced in incident response procedures and dispatch services

  • Ability to be calm and effective under pressure and in a variety of work conditions

  • Ability to coordinate real time activities and initiate immediate priorities, for self and support staff

  • Effective in both oral and written communications

  • Skilled in standard software applications such as Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point, Access, Outlook)

  • Radio and phone communications experience

  • Ability to work in a team environment under stressful conditions

  • Must be able to work in a Control Room or outdoors field work environment

  • Ability to perform effectively in a fast paced environment requiring high level of multi-tasking

  • Ability to communicate clearly both in writing and verbally

  • Ability to work alternate work schedules in support of 24/7/365 operation center; Schedules are dictated by need of operation and stated in advance. Schedules will vary.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge/experience of national command system organization and goals

  • Geographic familiarity with regional arterial and interstate road network

  • Bachelors of Science Degree or equivalent experience in engineering, business management, criminal justice, incident management or related field

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Transportation Operations Management / Traffic Monitoring

Business Group

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 177058BR

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.