AECOM Construction Manager in Richmond, Virginia

Business Line Environment

Position Title Construction Manager

United States of America - Virginia


Job Summary

The PMO Division of AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Construction Manager for immediate employment in the Newark, DE office who will be assigned to the local office in Richmond, Virginia. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an established career in construction supervision and operation, maintenance, and monitoring (OM&M) projects. The new position can look forward to projects including construction oversight, subcontractor management, safety health and environmental (SHE) program compliance, water treatment plant mechanical and process troubleshooting.

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

  • Oversees construction activities by leading and directing subcontractors for compliance with SHE programs and project progress related requirements

  • Coordinates with technical team to collaborate on construction and/or OM&M type activities

  • Manages multiple shifts of an active groundwater treatment system

  • Reviews and implements technical specifications and project drawings in accordance with contract requirements

  • Favorable personality to build relationships as he/she deals with the client and plant personnel

  • Troubleshoots mechanical/electrical issues at the groundwater treatment facility to maintain routine OM&M activities and escalate mechanical/electrical issues to specialty contractors if/when needed

  • Performs granular activated carbon change-outs for the treatment system

  • Controls treatment plant machines and equipment to treat water for industrial use: Operates and controls electric motors, pumps, and valves to regulate flow of raw water into treating plant

  • Monitors / maintains agitators to mix chemicals and allows impurities to settle to bottom of tank

  • Monitors the pumping of treated water through the effluent / outfall

  • Monitors panelboard and adjusts controls to regulate flow rates, loss of head pressure and water elevation, and distribution of water

  • Cleans tanks and filter beds as required

  • Repairs and lubricates machines and equipment, using hand tools and power tools

  • Tests water samples to determine acidity, color, and impurities, using colorimeter, turbidimeter, and conductivity meter

  • Operates centrifuge as required to process solids

  • Records miscellaneous data as required

  • Participates in finalizing / developing procedures for the operation of the treatment facility

  • Adheres to the site’s General Site Conditions.

  • Adheres to the plant’s O&M, Waste Management and Health and Safety Plan

  • Function as a deputy Project Manager. This includes cost tracking, scheduling support of resources, scheduling / arranging of deliveries, preparation of daily and monthly reports

Minimum Requirements

  • High School Diploma

  • 8+ years working in water treatment projects

  • Current 40 hour Hazwoper

  • Confined Space Trained

  • Basic computer skills: Microsoft Office, Internet Explorer

  • Excellent Communication Skills

  • Flexibility with work hours, this includes working weekends and night

  • Flexibility for 15% travel to support other projects as needed

  • Due to the nature of this work, U.S. citizenship is required

  • Due to the nature of this work, qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test

  • Must possess a valid Driver’s License

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree preferred

  • 10+ years of working in water treatment projects

  • 15+ years of construction and construction management experience

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 Engineering - Civil

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 183000BR

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.