Senior Project Manager - Military veterans preferred

2019-08-13
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Dallas
Texas
United States

United States of America - Texas, Dallas

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a highly talented Senior Project Manager for our Dallas, TX location. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting and challenging projects.

Job Description:

  • May work under the direction of the Program Manager if assigned to a Program team (PgM)

  • Responsible for the direction and management of assigned projects and contracts.

  • Establishes and builds professional relationships with Clients, other Consultants and Contractors.

  • Understands and develops construction execution plans, logistics and implementation strategies.

  • Oversees the construction phase execution and manages construction and inspection oversight of Program Management (PgM) team employees.

  • Supports with the preparation and implementation of the Safety Management Plans, Construction Management Plans and Project Quality Plans in coordination with the assigned project team.

  • Manages the coordination, interface and interactions with internal disciplines and teams within AECOM and with 3rd parties in relation to Technical, Financial, Safety, Quality, and other elements of a project, to ensure successful execution of the PgM scope of services.

  • Coordinate projects for on-schedule completion within or below budget in accordance with contractual obligations.

  • Responsible for all contract activities and performance metrics to meet construction project goals & objectives.

  • Responsible for compliance with corporate safety requirements.

  • Produces regular effective project reports to both Client and AECOM PgM team leadership – weekly and monthly with program updates

  • Oversees Change Management and Risk Management on the project for construction phase

  • Supporting on the development of project specific plans, budgets, scope items and schedules

  • Represent AECOM with the Client during the project execution, developing briefings, leading negotiations for changes to the scope of work, developing collaboration strategies with consultants and contractors, managing procurement strategies and appointment of contractors. Responsible for following up on instructions & commitments associated with the project.

  • Takes an active, personal role in the establishment, implementation and management of project Quality, Safety and Risk Management Systems and Procedures.

  • Enforces the program requirements for all areas of the construction phase, and monitors the draft and final deliverables for adherence to these criteria.

  • Supports the senior management team in the Procurement of other Consultants and Contractors either for the delivery of the works or on behalf of the Client.

  • Assists the Program management team in devising and executing actions plans to rectify potential cost overruns or schedule delays, or to accommodate significant changes to the scope of work.

  • Monitors and reports to management on the progress of all project activity within the program, including significant milestones, and any conditions, which would affect project cost or schedule. Supports or develops recommendations and action plans to resolve issues affecting or likely to affect the successful execution of the works..

  • Establishes regular meeting to review package status, formulate action items and follows up on close out.

  • Works proactively, constructively and fairly with all parties to ensure the successful execution of the project

  • Coordinates all close-out, punchlist and move-in activities with the project stakeholders

  • Supports the PgM team through the post-construction phase

  • Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Architecture, Construction Management, or related field + 10 years of experience as responsible in charge for project execution and management or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education, including 2 years of leadership

  • Construction field experience

  • Design management phase experience

  • Ability to communicate effectively in the English language, both orally and written

  • Must be a proactive problem solver and have the ability to adjust to changing job environments

  • Strong customer service skills

  • Have and maintain a valid Texas driver’s license

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Outlook)

  • Working knowledge of Project Management Information Systems

Preferred Qualifications

  • This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.

  • Relocation benefits are not available for this position.

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 Program and Project Management

Business Line PMCM

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 222848BR

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.