AECOM Assistant Project Manager in Atlanta, Georgia

Business Line PMCM

Position Title Assistant Project Manager

United States of America - Georgia


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented and motivated Assistant Project Manager for immediate employment in the Atlanta, GA office.The Assistant Project Manager for the K-12 CIP Program will be responsible for the overall management and coordination of all projects, studies, initiatives and deliverables assigned to the AECOM Program Management Team.

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

  • Reports to the Sr. Project Managers / Field Managers / Controls Manager

  • Directs management of project closeout Phase

  • Directs interaction with project managers/ project delivery

  • Directs interaction with project controls manager/ reporting

  • Directly assists the Project Manager in managing, coordinating and administering the project through all phases of construction

  • Assists the project team and ensures project completion within budget, schedule and in conformance with specifications

  • Resolves field initiated questions

  • Coordinates activities among the field groups

  • Provides the necessary level of contract management and administrative oversight to achieve the quantitative and qualitative requirements of this contract

  • Ensures contract requirements are executed at a level equal to or higher than stated standards and shall strive for complete customer satisfaction with all customers

  • Establishes and maintains effective customer relationships with the goal of maintaining a mutually beneficial business relationship with the District

  • Accountable for the management, administration, technical correctness, timeliness, and quality of services and products provided under this CIP Program

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Management, Engineering, or other related field

  • 5+ years of experience managing all aspects of building operations on contracts of similar size and scope

  • Highly motivated self-starter

  • Prior K12 Experience or Commercial Construction experience

  • Must be able to speak, read, write and understand English

  • Due to the nature of this work, qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test

  • Due to the nature of this work, U.S. citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • CCM Certification (Desired)

  • Industry recognized certification in Program Management or Facility Management

  • Progressive Experience in construction design and development, preferably K-12, of which shall include five (5) years of experience of direct management of project managers/ project delivery/ project delivery/ project controls and reporting

  • Possess highly developed interpersonal, analytical and communication (written and verbal) skills

  • Ability to multi-task and identify priority activities

  • Ability to drive team deliverables in a professionally assertive manner

  • Demonstrate the ability to manage in a diverse and dynamic environment with short-notice tasking under high pressure situations

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 180460BR

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.