AECOM Director of Construction in Coral Gables, Florida

Requisition/Vacancy No. 144307BR

Position Title Director of Construction

Job Category Construction Management

Business Line Construction Services

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Florida

City Coral Gables

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

Construction Services

Our talented experts are dedicated to managing the complexity inherent in construction projects, catering to each client’s unique needs. We provide services such as program management, construction management and owner’s representation to our clients around the globe.

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated and hardworking Director of Construction for immediate employment in the Coral Gables, FL office.

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

  • Manage Senior Project Managers in charge of large HealthCare projects

  • Provide support to Senior Program Manager in managing of bond program

  • Provide leadership in negotiating GMP’s with Construction Managers

  • Provide leadership and oversight during construction

  • Support Client’s senior leadership with procurement, selection, and other tasks related to CM services

  • Provide support with cost and schedule activities. Work with the project controls manager and scheduler to address and cost and schedule related matters.

  • Reinforce already established processes and procures for with Senior PMs will manage the projects

  • Utilize and enforce e-Builder utilization among PMs and CM’s

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in related field

  • 15+ years of relevant work experience, including 7+ years in a management role

  • Exceptional leadership skills

  • Ability to effectively manage a team with successful outcomes

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Advanced degree in related field

  • Extensive Experience with Healthcare projects in Florida

  • Experience with AHCA

  • Experience with new bed hospitals

  • Experience with CM at Risk projects

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.