AECOM Construction Manager in Dallas, Texas

United States of America - Texas, Dallas

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a highly talented and energetic Construction Manager for immediate employment in our Dallas/Fort Worth, TX office who has experience with planning, managing and overseeing construction work for vertical (facilities) projects or programs. This position requires the technical skills to effectively lead and manage plans, consultants and budgets for multi-project engagements.

Job Duties

  • Act as Owner’s Representative on-site for quality assurance and construction compliance from CMAR and/or General Contractor

  • Responsible for the direction and management of assigned projects and contracts

  • Establishes and builds professional relationships with Clients, other Consultants and Contractors

  • Understands construction execution plans, logistics and implementation strategies

  • Oversees the construction phase execution and manages construction and inspection oversight Program Management (PgM) team employees

  • Manages the coordination, interface and interactions with internal disciplines and teams within AECOM and with 3rd parties in relation to Technical, Financial, Safety, Quality, and other elements of a project, to ensure successful execution of the PgM scope of services

  • Coordinate projects for on-schedule completion within or below budget in accordance with contractual obligations

  • Responsible for quality assurance and oversight of contract activities and performance metrics to meet construction project goals & objectives

  • Responsible for compliance with corporate safety requirements

  • Produces regular effective project reports to both Client and AECOM PgM team leadership – weekly and monthly with program updates

  • Oversees Change Management and Risk Management on the project for construction phase

  • Lead support role for change order reviews and negotiations

  • Represent AECOM with the Client during the project execution

  • Takes an active, personal role in the establishment, implementation and management of project Quality Assurance, Safety and Risk Management Systems and Procedures

  • Assists the senior management team in devising and executing actions plans to rectify potential cost overruns or schedule delays, or to accommodate significant changes to the scope of work

  • Monitors and reports to management on the progress of all project activity within the program, including significant milestones, and any conditions, which would affect project cost or schedule. Supports or develops recommendations and action plans to resolve issues affecting or likely to affect the successful execution of the works

  • Establishes regular meeting to review package status, formulate action items and follows up on close out

  • Works proactively, constructively and fairly with all parties to ensure the successful execution of the project

  • Validate the execution of all permitting and inspection activities on-site

  • Coordinates all close-out, punchlist and move-in activities with the project stakeholders

Minimum Requirements

  • 10+ years of experience with progressively increasing responsibilities related to construction management

  • Experience with communications and presentations

  • Multi-project field management experience

  • Construction Manager at Risk delivery method experience with primary emphasis during the construction phase

  • Strong negotiation skills

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Outlook)

  • Have and maintain a valid Texas driver’s license

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in construction management, architecture, and/or engineering

  • Experience as a General Contractor and/or Construction Manager @ Risk preferred

  • Proven experience with Educational Projects (K-12 and/or Higher Ed) and Bond Programs

  • Overseeing or managing more than one site at a time

  • Estimating experience considered a plus

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 Line PM/CM

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 195420BR

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.