Project Manager - Site Based - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

New Zealand

New Zealand - Wellington, Wellington

Job Summary

AECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, partnering with clients to solve the world’s most complex challenges and build legacies for generations to come.

We’re?trusted advisors — planners, designers, engineers, consultants and program and construction managers — delivering professional services spanning cities, transportation, buildings, water, new energy, and the environment. Working throughout the project lifecycle, we’re one team driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

In this role as a site-based Project Manager, you will be assisting with the delivery of the horizontal work package for a large, complex aviation project based in the Manawatu region. The role involves supporting the horizontal Engineers Representative.

Following completion of the site role, you would be involved in a range of building, infrastructure and civil projects, based from our Wellington office.

Minimum Requirements

To be considered for the position of Project Manager, you must have the following:

  • Minimum of 6 years’ experience in vertical construction delivery

  • Proven ability to deliver projects on time, schedule and within client parameters

  • Proven background in developing long term business relationships with a variety of stakeholders

  • Ability to confidently manage projects worth $25m+ in capital value

  • Strong knowledge of construction timeframes and methods

  • Strong commitment to safety and understanding of OH&S best practice and obligations

  • Contract administration experience would be ideal.

In return is the opportunity to work in a high profile, vibrant project management environment with a client organisation that prides itself on the highest level of delivery to our clients. You will have the opportunity to influence and shape your career with the ongoing support of senior business leaders.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, building science or similar project management qualification

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 B&P - Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country New Zealand

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 253777BR

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.