AECOM Senior Architectural Project Manager in Kitchener, Ontario
Canada - Ontario, Kitchener
AECOM Buildings + Places Canada is seeking a Senior Architectural Project Manager to join our Kitchener-based team. The job incumbent will be responsible for managing a busy portfolio of Postal delivery building projects for a high profile client. The job incumbent will be responsible for the overall planning, coordination and control of several projects from inception to completion, with the goal of producing s functionally and financially viable project that will be completed on time within authorized cost and to the required quality. Manages scope, schedule, budget, quality, safety, and change management.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Perform as a Project Manager
Write and coordinate winning proposals, attract new clients and retain current clients as required
At a project level, provide clear guidance to designers and technical staff to meet client objectives Manage financial and cost control aspects of projects
Meet with clients to review project requirements
Manage a project team to produce fully coordinated working drawings and project specifications
Collaborate with management on preparation of project proposals
Communicate clearly, both verbally and in writing with project team and clients
Preparation of design and contract documents, document checking, conduct construction review and contract administration throughout the duration of a project
Communicate with construction team to provide information and help resolve problems
Responsible for overseeing several active projects and be part of our marketing team in sourcing new work
Client communication, internal project team communication, consultant coordination, design development, drawing review and contract administration
Bachelor's degree in Architecture/Engineering or related field
No less than six (6) years relevant work experience managing multiple projects of various types and complexities for commercial clients.
Proven experience leading a team thorough all phases of a project
Ability to manage a number of projects simultaneously
B=Broad skills in all phases of project delivery an asset
Technical knowledge of building construction and the Ontario Building Code
Familiar with construction administration protocols
Ability to work within a team environment, ability to co-ordinate with a multi-disciplinary in-house consultant team
Excellent communication and organizational skills
Strong problem identification and problem resolution skills
Ability to multi-task combined with strong attention to detail, time management and organizational skills
High level of sound and independent judgment and reasoning
Strong, hands-on technical knowledge, document review, consultant coordination and experience in field review and contract administration
Dedicated, with an all-hands-on-deck attitude towards completing the work efficiently and accurately
At AECOM, we believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.
We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustaining and disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere. On projects spanning buildings, transportation, water, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.
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Named one of Fortune magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies" for the sixth consecutive year
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About Buildings + Places
AECOM's Buildings + Places business line is dedicated to excellence and integrated design solutions. With a range of expertise from strategy through project realization, the connections we make among people and places provide new insight to better outcomes for clients and communities. Better outcomes grow economies, protect natural systems, conserve natural resources, make societies more equitable and make people healthier and happier. Our expertise includes workplace strategy, economic and development planning, master planning, urban planning, architecture, interiors, building engineering, and landscape architecture.
Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.
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 Architecture and Design
Business Line B&P - Buildings & Places
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 250178BR
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.