AECOM Project Manager - Education in Bakersfield, California
United States of America - California, Bakersfield
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
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
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.