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AECOM Project Manager - Education in Bakersfield, California

United States of America - California, Bakersfield

Job Summary

The Program Management/Construction Management (PM/CM) business line specializes in the management of design and construction of community infrastructure facilities for education, healthcare, national governments, sports and leisure, justice, cultural venues, and commercial needs. From concept through completion, we provide necessary technical and administrative services to help our clients meet their program objectives. Our professionals serve as an extension of our clients' staff, protecting their interests as our own, and often working within our clients' offices. As an industry leader in PM/CM, we oversee activities ranging from planning, coordination, scheduling and cost control, to design, construction and commissioning.

AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented Project Manager – Education in Bakersfield, CA.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Lead the teams in the design phase, from schematic drawings to 100% construction drawings, through construction phase while working with all stakeholders

  • Contract Administration – process contractor pay applications, evaluate and process change orders, analyze and maintain logs/tracking sheets and records, perform inspection walks with DGS inspectors, observe and record work in place, document stored materials and monitor punch/warranty work

  • Manage, coordinate, and inspect contractor work while project is in progress and contribute feedback that might make work safer, cheaper, cleaner, lower impact or any other way improve the operational success of the projects

  • Train team on all KCCD and PMT policies and procedures

  • Provide leadership and coordination on their projects for project engineers, estimators, schedulers, project controls, and other support team members

  • Follow and successfully execute program Quality Management System

  • Report and collaborate with Program Management Team on all project matters

  • Review and develop contract documents with procurement staff

  • Identify risk and create risk mitigation plans successfully

  • Document and report all project data accurately and in a timely manner

  • Create and present project and college data clearly to multiple stakeholder groups

  • Successfully manage and execute 2 to 5 projects simultaneously, ranging in construction value and complexity from $5M to $55M each.

  • Successfully deliver construction projects on schedule and within budget

  • Coordination of budget and schedule information with PMT

  • Monitor the permitting and land use process and anticipate issues/challenges for timely project start-up

  • Successfully closeout projects to include D5A closeout and PMT/District closeout

  • Track all project status and provides management reports relative to overall program relative to construction project delivery schedules

  • Track status and provides management reports relative to scheduling, cost control, staffing and other related construction contract requirements

  • Review and inspect construction site offices to assess performance of construction teams and adherence to legal requirements

  • Review recommended actions in resolving disputes relative to construction projects

  • Direct and assist in outreach efforts to provide information about college projects.

  • Ensure client safety standards are being met

  • Manage expectations of local agencies and landowners

  • Perform other related duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree plus four (4) years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Experience with Education projects, and/or Public Works experience.

  • Experience managing a Design Build delivery method project valued at greater than $20 million.

  • Knowledge and relative experience with pre-planning, planning, design management, consultant procurement, bidding and construction management

  • Familiarity with accepted buildings practices, materials and techniques, knowledge of common and general code requirements, permitting processes and requirements, market pricing and lien waivers

Preferred Qualifications

  • 8+ years of experience in managing projects as Project or Program Manager including 5+ years of Public Works experience including DSA (Division of the State Architect) coordination

  • Must be a proactive problem solver and have the ability to adjust to changing job environments

  • Proficiency in using, Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel

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. 218578BR

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.

EOE including Disability/Protected Veterans
Accessibility/Reasonable Accommodations