AECOM Assistant Project Manager - Leeding Builders Group in New York, New York

United States of America - New York, New York

Job Summary

Leeding Builders Group (LBG) is a New York-based construction manager specializing in commercial, residential and hospitality projects. Founded on our reputation for professionalism and quality, built on the hard work of our staff of project management, estimating, scheduling and field supervision professionals, has helped us become one of New York City’s premier builders, responsible for some of the city’s most exciting new projects. We are a hands-on, delivery-focused organization, supported by a strong infrastructure; exceeding client expectations is our top priority. LBG is actively seeking a highly talented Senior Superintendent for immediate employment.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Assists the project team by coordinating work according to the project schedule, assist in the solicitation of proposals and selection of specialty contractors as well as ensure timely, complete and accurate generation of selected subcontract agreements and purchase orders

  • Perform estimating functions for changes to the schedule. This may include estimating staffing needs of engineering firms, review of scopes and schedule

  • Assist superintendents in interpreting design drawings, research and recommend solutions to design document problems, including conflicts, interferences and errors/omissions and modify schedule of materials to be delivered, equipment, and subcontractors schedule as needed

  • Communicates and informs and/all changes by entering information in appropriate project software and/or systems. Responsible for continuous updating and accurate generations of as-built documents and contract documents.

  • Process and review change orders which have been issued for the project in order to communicate and clarify changes to sub-contractors to keep the project moving along

  • Responsible for clear and tractable document control in accordance with established policies and procedures, including utilizing management systems to create/track RFI’s, transmit/track submittals, compose agreements (including third parties) and maintain project expediting list and schedule

  • Communicate issues in advance to Project Managers that may affect cost and timeframe of the project schedule.

  • Review purchase orders, specifications, delivery schedules, instruction manuals and technical data to offer assistance and interpretation on-site

  • Monitor field contract work contract to ensure compliance with company standards, procedures and specifications and codes

  • Prepare and implement quality control procedures such as instructions, inspection programs, control measuring and testing equipment

  • Attend weekly meetings with the design team and contractors as instructed to coordinate information between the parties

  • Coordinate periodic job-related photographs for records

  • Actively assist interns and Construction Project Engineers in gaining on-the-job training and counsel them on the skills and competencies they must acquire to be successful in the pursuit of their personal development goals

  • Oversee and report back on sub-contractors progress. Day-to-day work schedule is assigned and monitored by the Superintendent, and issues are reported to the Project Engineer

  • Responsible for tracking, monitoring effective dates and parameters of permit logs and insurance certificates and violations of third parties. May be responsible for obtaining new permits and certificates. (This duty on larger projects may be performed by either the Office administrative staff to include the Document Control Clerk. This responsibility requires the incumbent to notify parties in advance when their certificates or permits are expiring in order for the third party to obtain new permits and certificates

  • Performs other job related duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant engineering discipline (Civil, mechanical, electrical, construction management), or an equivalent combination of specialized coursework and field experience to equal such.

  • Construction, Building and Business Acumen preferred;

  • Possess demonstrated ability in detailed-oriented success

  • Ability to read shop drawings highly desirable.

  • Knowledge of BIM technology and scheduling standards preferred

  • Knowledge of construction computer software or system preferred

Preferred Qualifications


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.

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Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Line Construction Services

Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 191016BR

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.