Construction Project Manager - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Glen Allen
United States

United States of America - Virginia, Glen Allen

Job Summary

The Program and Project Management Business Unit of AECOM is actively seeking an agile, highly talented Project Manager to lead project teams for retail fuels construction projects across the United States. This person will provide technical and mentoring guidance for their project team taking each project from inception, through design, construction, and handover. The candidate will be working on projects including major and minor renovations and ground up new construction including site work and underground fuel tank installations, renovation, and rebranding. This position is preferred in our Richmond, Virginia or Charleston, South Carolina office, but may be telecommute for the right candidate.

The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an established project management career in the multi-site/commercial market.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

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

  • Regularly develops and evaluates project plans

  • Provides leadership, direction and technical guidance on projects

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

  • Develop and manage the design scope of all project work.

  • Direct an external team of architects and engineers to design, document, coordinate, and execute multiple simultaneous high-quality projects in line within the project guidelines.

  • Responsible for ensuring proper quality control procedures are implemented on all projects

  • Conducts and assist in technical presentations as needed

  • Manage internal and external stakeholders

  • Review and approve vendor invoices

  • Assist in the procurement process

  • Budget and schedule management for individual projects and a portfolio of projects

  • Strict adherence to AECOM and Client safety protocols

  • Institute and maintain documentation and project management standards.

  • Travel to sites and meetings across the assigned territories

  • Mange General Contractors and other Sub-consultants

  • Provide weekly updates on project performance; budget, schedule, 2-week look ahead, etc.

  • Liaise with Authorities and Utility providers as need to deliver projects as scheduled

  • Understanding of project budgeting and scheduling with a focus on soft costs and the ability to communicate and work closely with external consultants to ensure that project milestones are being met and deliverables are on-time and complete.

  • Excellent decision-making skills and a highly resourceful problem solver.

  • Ability to initiate and establish business relationships with internal business partners and external consultants.

  • Clear communicator and excellent presenter with oral, written, and graphic representation skills.

  • Mentors Junior Staff

  • Provides overall management administration to project and assists in establishing project specific objectives and policies.

  • Provides technical direction and guidance to subordinate managers, enforces company and project policies, maintains close client interface, and ensures all facets of the project are constructed in accordance with design, budget and schedule through subordinate managers and supervisors.

  • Position has significant profit/loss responsibility for assigned construction project.

Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS + 4 years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Bachelor's degree in project/construction management, engineering, architecture.

  • Experience working with local, state and federal state permit agencies.

  • Demonstrated proficiency in all MSFT applications and familiarity with Project Management and Scheduling Software.

  • Proactive on assignments and demonstrate initiative.

  • Must work independently with minimal supervision, and complete multiple technical tasks under tight deadlines.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5-10 years of experience in the in the project/construction management field.

  • Experience with retail fuels projects

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. 239167BR

Additional Locations US - Arlington, VA - 3101 Wilson Blvd

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.