GSA Project Manager - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States

United States of America - Virginia, Arlington

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a experienced, creative, and highly talented GSA Project Manager to join our Program and Project Management Group for our GSA Project in Arlington, VA. This person can also be in the area of Northern Virginia, Washington, DC & Maryland Metro Area.

This person will be responsible but not limited to the following:

  • Responsible for leading a construction management team to deliver US General Services Administration, capital construction projects.

  • Responsible for managing, coordinating, and administering a group of projects or one major project from conceptual stages through all phases of the projects, with the assistance of the project team.

  • Responsible for overall performance of the project team and takes the lead in reporting and ensuring project completion within budget, schedule and in conformance with specifications.

  • Reviews contracts, scope documents, and available data for the project, and establishes schedules and budgets for compliance with project scope requirements and contract obligations.

  • Takes leadership initiative in working with internal team members, and client departments including cost/scheduling, procurement, quality assurance, construction, contracts, legal, labor relations, finance, accounting and other services and departments as required to successfully manage projects.

  • Provides an integrated project team approach in working with designers, contractors and governing agencies.

  • Reviews and comments on design submissions, change orders, and contracts/sub-contracts, and represent the client interests to ensure control of and validate change orders are current, fair and efficiently processed.

  • Reviews comments received from governing agencies on behalf of the client and coordinates timely resolutions.

  • Responsible to proactively monitor critical project milestone dependencies, and track actions which may result in risks to critical project milestones.

  • Reviews project key performance indicators and forecasts any modifications to schedules, cost estimates, and financial reports,?and effectively reconciles risks to commitments that may exceed assigned schedules and budgets.

  • Coordinates communications, stakeholder contacts and maintains good working relationships.

  • Monitors and controls contractual commitments to assure work being performed is in accordance with the specifications and terms of the contracts.

  • Reviews builder submittals and RFI documents, and provides field surveillance to ensure specified quality of design.

  • Conducts project coordination and client meetings as necessary to review progress and discuss upcoming work.

  • Works with stakeholders to negotiate and resolve conflicts, disputes, and potential claims on behalf of the client.

  • Manages portfolio of clients with multiple projects.

  • Responsible for delivering revenues assigned from specific clients as a result of repeat business caused by flawless execution of projects.

  • Consistently delivers profit margins planned.

  • Consistently completes project without write-downs or multiplier erosion.

  • Typically manages projects involving RTF (Risk Triggering Factors).

  • Manages more complex clients and projects.

  • Has decision-making authority and directs other Project Managers in recognizing risk and uncertainty with plans to mitigate and eliminate such.

  • Directs staff to operate and minimize exposure to claims.

  • Supervises and directs Project Managers with multiple projects or program of projects.

Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS + 6 years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • BS in Construction Management, Engineering, or Architecture.

  • Experience with managing US General Services Administration projects within the past 8 years.

  • Experience in progressive construction project management experience that includes knowledge of all project phases: planning, design, preconstruction, construction, commissioning, and turnover to operations.

  • Relevant experience leading contacts, managing people, budgets, schedules, overseeing subcontractor performance, and working with stakeholders and governing agencies on behalf of a public-works owner.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Minimum of 8?years of progressive construction project management experience that includes knowledge of all project phases: planning, design, preconstruction, construction, commissioning, and turnover to operations.

  • Engineering, or Architecture.

  • Construction Management, Engineering, or Architecture professional certifications (CCM/PMP) and/or license (RA/PE).

  • OSHA 10 Certification.

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. 237677BR

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.