AECOM Vice President -Preconstruction in Los Angeles, California

Business Line Construction Services

Position Title Vice President -Preconstruction

United States of America - California

Los Angeles

Job Summary


  • Provide top quality conceptual estimating and pre-construction services in order to support the strategic growth of the Construction Services business.

  • Provide high level Business Development and proposal support in conceptual estimating.

  • Provide estimating and design development through all phases of preconstruction, evaluation of construction alternatives, conceptual estimating, and value engineering for special projects.

  • Present value engineering and cost savings to clients.Provide pre-construction estimating and analysis of costs for at-risk projects.

  • Provide estimating and pre-construction feasibility studies and analysis for potential projects.

  • Provide due diligence reporting of at-risk projects.

  • Able to travel domestically up to 50% of the time on short notice.

  • Able to travel internationally on an as-needed basis (less than 10%)

  • This position is client-facing, and interacts on an ongoing basis with clients (Current and future) and all levels of execs within Construction Services, as well as executivers within partnerships and other AECOM business lines, AECOM Capital Ventures and other JV partnerships.

  • Very self-sufficient and able to prioritize and delegate to regional and corporate estimating and pre-construction resources in order to provide maximum service to all clients.

  • Able to act with persuasion and to simultaneously keep ego in check.

  • Technically savvy in conceptual estimating for a variety of market segments.

  • Excellent analytical skills and ability to translate same into concise and accurate reports.

  • Able to quickly grasp the broad picture needs and translate into understandable reports and information for clients and executives.

Minimum Requirements

  • 10+ years of progressive experience in estimating and pre-construction with the emphasis on expertise in conceptual estimating

  • Relevant engineering or Construction Management degree (BS, or AS with requisite experience)

  • Intermediate to advanced Excel and Word skills

  • Intermediate to advanced skills in onscreen take-offs.

Preferred Qualifications

High level of energy and ability to get along with all personality types

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.

Job Category Construction Management

Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 186512BR

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.