AECOM Project Manager in Dekalb County, Georgia

Requisition/Vacancy No. 149273BR

Position Title Project Manager

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Line Construction Services

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Georgia

City Dekalb County

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

The PM/CM Division of AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Project Manager for immediate employment in the Atlanta, GA office. The Project Manager for the K-12 CIP Program will be responsible for the overall management and coordination of projects, studies, initiatives and deliverables assigned to the AECOM Program Management Team. This position is contingent upon award of contract.

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

  • Reports to the Program Director

  • Direct management of design review

  • Direct management of project managers/ project delivery

  • Direct management of project controls/ reporting

  • Carries the directives from Program Director to CIP Team

  • Provide the necessary level of contract management and administrative oversight to achieve the quantitative and qualitative requirements of this contract

  • Ensure contract requirements are executed at a level equal to or higher than stated standards and shall strive for complete customer satisfaction with all customers

  • Establish and maintain effective customer relationships with the goal of maintaining a mutually beneficial business relationship with the District

  • Accountable for the management, administration, technical correctness, timeliness, and quality of services and products provided under this CIP Program

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Management, Engineering, or other related field

  • 8+ years of experience managing all aspects of building operations on contracts of similar size and scope

  • Prior K12 experience

  • Must be able to speak, read, write and understand English

  • This position requires a criminal background check and pre-employment drug screening

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

Preferred Qualifications

  • CCM Certification

  • Industry recognized certification in Program Management or Facility Management

  • Progressive Experience in construction design and development, preferably K-12, of which shall include five (5) years of experience of direct management of project managers/ project delivery/ project delivery/ project controls and reporting

  • Possess highly developed interpersonal, analytical and communication (written and verbal) skills

  • Demonstrate the ability to manage in a diverse and dynamic environment with short-notice tasking under high pressure situations

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.

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