AECOM Construction Manager in Alice Springs, Australia

Requisition/Vacancy No. 147808BR

Position Title Construction Manager

Job Category Construction Management

Business Line Government

Country Australia

State/Province/Region AU - Australian Capital Territory

City Alice Springs

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at ;

About the Business Line


AECOM’s Global Support Services (GSS) organization resides within AECOM’s Government business line and is comprised of three divisions — International Development, Operations and Mission Support, and Global Programs. GSS has the international presence, personnel networks and procurement infrastructure to deliver support for any mission, anywhere. We optimize the reliability, availability and sustainability of equipment, logistics systems and facilities for clients around the world. GSS supports the U.S. Government, non-U.S. Governments and industry clients with worldwide program management, planning, design, operations and maintenance, logistics, aviation services, security, international development, environmental and civil engineering and mission and intelligence support.

Job Summary

AECOM has an exciting opportunity for a Construction Manger on our OASIS contract in Australia. O&M program for a mission critical customer responsible for the facilities operation and maintenance services to include construction, power generation, warehousing, medical support, temporary quarters, transportation systems, environmental health and safety, security, information technology, housing, as well as all aspects of maintaining and repairing the site and its ancillary buildings.


This position will provide oversight of the General Contractor’s construction progress to ensure compliant quality. Ensure all on-site personnel follow safety “best practices”. Perform oversight of the construction portion of the Integrated Master Schedules (IMS) and status the IMS with the scheduler on a routine basis. Oversee development and /or streamlining operational processing and procedures related to construction, review and approve GC and subs’ work execution plan. Responsible for implementation of risk management process for identification and mitigation of risks; work with Contractor to optimize sequencing of activities to prevent mitigate schedule slips. Provide oversight and direction to on-site AECOM construction personnel.

This is a sourcing requisition for future hiring needs.

Minimum Requirements

  • 5 plus years experience Managing Construction projects

  • Ability to manage large and complex construction projects

  • Experience as a member of a familiarity with DOD organizations

  • TS/SCI with ability to obtain a CI Poly

Preferred Qualifications

  • Advance Degree in Engineering or Construction

  • IFMA, BOMA, r PMP certification

  • Experience with FAR and DFAR

  • Working in remote and or overseas locations

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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at to view the EEO Is The Law poster.