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Baggage Handling Specialist

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Company AECOM

Job Title: Baggage Handling Specialist

JobID: 23339-1229761

Location: Seattle, WA, 98194, USA

Description: **Business Line** Transportation

**Position Title** Baggage Handling Specialist

United States of America - Washington


**Job Summary**

AECOM’s Seattle, WA office is seeking a Baggage Handling Specialist to work with our aviation practice in the Pacific Northwest with a focus on Baggage Handling Systems (BHS). The successful candidate will work on airport terminal BHS and Checked Baggage Inspection Systems (CBIS) projects at both a management and technical level. The candidate must have significant experience in the design, management, construction and commissioning of BHS, and must have a working knowledge of the TSA’s Planning Guidelines and Design Standards for CBIS (PGDS). In addition to project work, the candidate will participate in business development and marketing initiatives and work closely with the Pacific Region and National Aviation Business Line leaders to lead and/or support efforts to grow the BHS business.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, those listed below:

Technical/Management Responsibilities

+ Perform on and deliver projects identified for pursuit in the Aviation Market, specifically for planning, design, and construction management phases of service

+ Perform managerial and technical activities on BHS/CBIS projects

+ Provide design and technical leadership, advice, insight, and share knowledge to assure successful completion of projects

+ Manage and oversee sub-consultants performing BHS design work on projects

+ Review BHS designer’s work product and perform QA/QC on their technical submissions

+ Prepare scopes for projects, review contract requirements of project, and develop appropriate budget/schedule for projects

+ Developing scope, schedule and fees for projects

Project Responsibilities

+ Work Closely with the SFO PMSS Teams to coordinate and manage the design and construction of BHS/CBIS projects

+ Collaborate with SEA Managers and Stakeholders, the airlines, the D-B teams and the TSA to ensure the projects are built in accordance with design requirements, codes and regulations governing these systems

+ Assist with trouble shooting, commissioning and activation of BHS/CBIS systems

+ Treat the client, stakeholders and D-B contractors with respect and collaborate to resolve issues and motivate a consensus for implementing corrective action

Marketing Responsibilities

+ Participate in client relationship efforts for the Aviation Business Line with an emphasis on enabling AECOM to become a trusted advisor to the leadership of that market/client

+ Work with the Aviation Pacific Business Line Leaders and Aviation Team and to identify and capitalize upon opportunities in the Aviation BHS/CBIS Market

+ Develop strategic pursuits and capture plans for aviation/BHS/CBIS pursuits

+ Cross-markets other AECOM capabilities

**Minimum Requirements**

+ Bachelor's Degree in architecture, industrial engineering, mechanical engineering or other related field

+ 10+ years experience in BHS systems design, installation, and testing

+ PE License

+ Thoroughly knowledgeable in TSA’s SAT and iSAT testing procedures

+ Thorough understanding of the market and business development aspects of aviation sector

+ Experience in marketing, sales, project management, negotiations, presentations/public speaking, and supervision of technical work performed by others

+ Must be familiar with Baggage Handling Systems (BHS), Checked Baggage Inspections Systems (CBIS), TSA and the Planning Guidelines and Design Standards for CBIS

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Ability to travel within the United States and potentially abroad

+ Master's Degree

+ Familiarity with aviation history, culture, local political environment, industry and civic organizations, as they relate to aviation

+ Planning and design of airport baggage handling systems and TSA implementation at commercial service airports

**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_** _Engineering - Mechanical_

**_Business Group_**

**_Country_** _United States of America_

**_Position Status_** _Full-Time_

**_Requisition/Vacancy No._** _178815BR_

_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._


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