Project Manager III - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

San Francisco
United States

United States of America - California, San Francisco

Job Summary

At AECOM our future starts with you. We are a globalprovider of professional design, technical and management support services to a broad range of markets, including planning, commercial architecture, transportation, facilities, water, environmental and energy.

With 87,000 people in more than 156 countries, AECOM is a leader in each of the key markets that it serves. Our highly capable team provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering solutions that enhance and sustain the world’s built, natural and social environments. The need for the built and natural environments tosupport one another has never been more prominent.The AECOM Design approach blends complementaryservices of architecture, building engineering and management processes to generate truly holistic andsustainable solutions for our clients. AECOM Designcombines our collective ideas and resources into anintegrated delivery platform for the planning andexecution of the built, natural, cultural andsocioeconomic elements that ultimately make a placedistinctive, memorable and successful.


  • Plan, direct, and supervise all project activities included withinthe scope of a multi-disciplinary vertical construction design project.

  • Manage and lead the overall project including technical, financial, and client relationship.

  • Accountable for the development,coordination, and execution of the design and/orconstruction management activities and the management of project personnelunder her/his direction on a day-today basis.

  • Establishscope, work plan and work schedule and ensure this is communicated to Project Staff and DepartmentManagers.

  • Must have a thorough understanding of the responsibilities to both AECOM and the client as set forth by the project contractual agreement.

  • Develop, implement and administer operational procedures, controls and administrative systems necessary to meet contractual obligations.

  • Assure conformance with contractual obligations by ensuring that all specifications, drawings and other work is reviewed and approved prior to release to the client.

  • Ensure that project execution is conducted within budget andon schedule. Interface with clients on schedules,meetings and issues.

  • Advise senior management of theproject status on a regular basis.

  • Anticipate potentialschedule or priority delays and initiate plans foralternative actions.

  • Assist in marketing and participatein proposal writing and project acquisition.

  • Monitor performance vs. budget and develop budget correction strategies.

  • Train, mentor and develop staff.

  • Maximize project profit while minimizing risk. Ensure that QA/QC procedures are being implemented and followed at all phases of a project in accordance with AECOM’s Quality Assurance Program procedures

  • Manages one or more very complex project, involving a combination of the following:

  • Clients with a national geographic footprint; OR,

  • Projects involving a full spectrum of services offered by IE; OR,

  • Other complexities, such as projects that involve litigation, environmental protection, due diligence, etc.

  • Manages all phases of projects (from beginning to close out).

  • as consenting and regulatory authority for approvals.

  • Manages other Project Managers.

AECOM employees around the world enjoy a widerange of benefits and a competitive compensationpackage. AECOM is much more than just a place towork. It's a place where you can put your innovativethinking and business skills into high gear and workalongside other highly intelligent and motivated people.It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of

the most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects in the world. 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.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in related subject or equivalent experience.

  • 4 years of relevent experience

  • Candidate has successfully managed small to midsize projects. Provides direction and guidance to staff members of varied functions.

  • Should provide guidance and process as well as financial management to sub-consultants.

  • Makes decisions with an understanding of procedures, company policies, and business practices to achieve general results and to accomplish deadlines.

  • Strong organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills.

  • Strong technical skills.

  • Knowledge of computer based project management systems including financial, scheduling, collaboratin and design review applications.

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Responsive to changing demands.

  • Strong leadership and team building skills.

  • Forward-thinking.

  • Flexibility of methods.

  • Strong initiative.

  • Ability to work under pressure

Preferred Qualifications

  • Architectural or Engineering licensing is preferred

  • PMP Certification an advanced

  • Preferred 12-15 years of related experience, 7 years of which are in a project leadership role.

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 Architecture and Design

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 212318BR

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.