Project Manager - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States

United States of America - Texas, Dallas

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented Project Manager for our team currently managing a municipal capital improvement currently in Garland, TX. Project assignments may include a variety of parks/rec (trail, playground, sports field) improvements and/or civil engineering (paving, utility) projects.

Responsibilities include:

  • Plans, schedules, conducts and coordinates detailed phases of projects

  • Manages one or more moderately complex projects

  • Regularly develops and evaluates project plans

  • Assesses the feasibility and soundness of proposed project plans, drawings and specifications

  • Budgets and schedules management for individual projects and a portfolio of projects

  • Provides leadership, direction and technical guidance on projects

  • Receives technical guidance on unusual or complex problems and supervisory approval on proposed plans for projects

  • Coordinates with authorities and utility providers as needed to deliver projects as scheduled

  • Collaboration with architects, engineers, and other construction specialists

  • Work closely with the Client’s staff

  • Manages internal and external stakeholders

  • Schedule and coordinate the design, procurement, and construction process so that projects meet Client expectations

  • Assists in the procurement process

  • Reviews and approves vendor invoices

  • Ensure that projects are completed on time and within budget

  • Preparation of cost estimates, budgets, and work timetables

  • Interpretation and explanation of contracts and technical information to other professionals

  • Coordination of design submittals, construction submittals, RFIs, and other formal communication

  • Coordination of FF&E delivery and occupant relocation

  • Travels to sites and meetings within the area

  • Reporting work progress and budget matters to clients

  • Provides weekly updates on project performance, budget, schedule, 2-week look ahead, etc

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Construction Management, or related field or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Demonstrated equivalency: AA/AS (US) + 2 years of relevant experience or Diploma/Certificate (Canada) + 2 years of relevant experience or HS/GED + 4 years of relevant experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Parks and recreation design and construction, and/or related experience

  • Construction field experience

  • 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

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. 236162BR

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.