Project Controls Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

New York City
New York
United States

United States of America - New York, New York City

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Project Controls Engineer, this position will have overall responsibility for the design and coordination of technical issues among various disciplines on transportation projects involving highways, bridges and transit/rail structures and facilities.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Review and analyze Contractor’s Critical Path Method (CPM) Progress Schedules on various transportation construction contracts.

  • Provide recommendations to construction staff on the avoidance, minimization and mitigation of construction phase delays

  • Review and analysis of Contractor’s requests for contract Time Extensions

  • Assist in the defense of contract time-related disputes and/or claims; including but not limited to dispute/claim analysis, defects and damage calculations, delay, disruption and acceleration impact analysis, and litigation support

  • Conduct periodic construction project site visits to monitor project progress and assure progress schedule integrity, and participate in regular progress schedule meetings with construction team

  • Provide construction management, scheduling and project set up services for all projects on enterprise P6 system.

  • Develop or review Suggested Preliminary Construction Schedules during the final design stage based on the available plans, specifications and estimate provided by the project designer

  • Conduct constructability reviews of the plans and specifications

  • Candidates shall be proficient with the Primavera P6 software applications

  • Knowledge: Construction Scheduling

  • Technical Skills: Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, P6

  • 1+ years construction inspection experience related to heavy highway and bridge construction projects for a State, Federal, or local municipality

  • Experience cost loading and reviewing cost loaded construction schedules

  • Experience using P6 in enterprise environment – setting, trouble shooting up P6 software

  • Experience with time impact analysis and various delay analysis methods

  • Certified by the Project Management Institute (PMI) certified as a Scheduling Professional (PMI-SP), or have AACE International certification as a Planning & Scheduling Professional (PSP),

  • Demonstrate progressively responsible experience in the review and analysis of Contractor’s CPM schedule submissions utilizing Primavera P6 for transportation projects

  • Excellent Verbal and Written Communication

  • Database skills

Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS + 4 YORE or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education or BA/BS + 4 YORE or AA/AS (US) + 6 YORE or Diploma/Certificate (Canada) + 6 YORE or HS/GED + 8 YORE

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with Oracle Primavera Unifier a plus

  • Experience with Oracle Primavera Business Intelligence a plus

  • Experience with Design-Build procured highway and bridge construction projects a plus

  • Training experience – P6 and Unifier

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 Planning

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 232269BR

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.