Senior Project Manager - Aviation - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

San Diego
United States

United States of America - California, San Diego

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a talented Senior Project Manager for immediate employment for the San Diego, California office. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects.

Provide the overall management of significant engineering capital projects. Work with various Port and Aviation customers in Operations and other support departments to develop a thorough understanding of the requested project requirements. Set project plan and direction with subsequent management of all internal and external resources related to the design and construction of the project within the cost, schedule, and quality parameters established with the customer.

  • Provide direction and management for projects as assigned and ensures on-schedule completion within or below budget in accordance with contractual obligations

  • Design participation on design evolution and review of plans, stakeholder coordination, phasing and schedule development for assigned projects.

  • Develop and manage scope to meet project goals and objectives

  • Plan and define program goals and devise methods to accomplish them

  • Act as ADC representative with contractor and stakeholders during the program execution

  • Negotiate changes to the scope of work with the contractors

  • May participate in negotiations with regulatory agencies in support of ADC

  • Oversee establishment of Project Management Plan

  • Establish the program requirements for all areas of the project, and monitors the draft and final deliverables for adherence to these criteria

  • Plan, direct, supervise, and control the execution of all technical, fiscal, and administrative functions of the assigned project

  • Field responsibilities may include labor relations, procurement and payment to contractors and consultants

  • Work with other team members to follow budget, schedules, and plan for the all elements of a project

  • Ensure that the project meets or exceeds goals established in this plan

  • Work with ADC management to devise and execute actions plans to rectify potential cost overruns or delays, or to accommodate significant changes to the scope of work

  • Maintain current and timely change orders

  • Promote excellence on the project through application of Quality Assurance processes

  • Promote a Safety First approach in all matters and zero approach to accidents on projects.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelors Degree plus 8 years of relevant experience OR Associates Degree plus 10 years of relevant experience OR a High School Diploma plus 10 years of relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in architecture, engineering, construction management or equivalent experience

  • 15+ years of similar work experience is required; Experience with projects more than $10 million is preferred

  • Previous project management experience on similar or related large-scale projects in aviation or parking structures

  • Professional registration may also be required

  • Proven ability to perform in a management capacity

  • Excellent written and oral communications skills

  • Thorough knowledge of industry practices and regulations

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 Engineering - Project / Program / Management

Business Line Global Aviation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 235814BR

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.