AECOM Community Construction Liaison in New York, New York
Requisition/Vacancy No. 152029BR
Position Title Community Construction Liaison
Job Category Construction Management
Business Line Transportation
Country United States of America
State/Province/Region USA - New York
City New York
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 www.aecom.com.
About the Business Line
We provide professional services in areas such as aviation, transit, freight rail, highways and bridges, planning, and ports and marine. Our global network of top-tier specialists delivers comprehensive services over the full life cycle of a project to benefit clients in government and private industries.
The Transportation Division of AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Community Construction Liaison for immediate employment in the New York, NY office.
The responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to:
Maintaining an up to date contact list of all relevant community members/residents, elected officials, city agency employees, Business Improvement Districts (BIDS), and field office and contractor staff
Distributing and collecting Business, Residential and School Surveys, filled out by the community, providing important information on each business, residential buildings and school’s location
Sending out scheduling updates for test pits and major work, including a weekly look-ahead bulletin
Sending out water shut off notifications
Sending out notifications and updates relating, but not limited to bus stop closures, detours, parking suspensions, night work, important meetings, street closures, equipment storage, water shut downs, etc.
Sending out a Monthly Newsletter
Responding to emails and phone calls from the community/residents, elected officials, and city agencies - regarding complaints, questions, and concerns that relate to the project
Sending out weekly reports to the Office of Community Outreach and Notification (OCON) at the Department of Design and Construction (DDC)
Maintaining an issues log for the project, chronicling all relevant complaints, questions and concerns received from the community
Attending the monthly Community Board meetings
Attending the bi-monthly CCL meeting, this usually takes place at DDC headquarters in Long Island City
Receiving event advisories and notifications from DOT, to ensure work does not conflict with planned events
High School diploma
3+ years of relevant work experience
Excellent Communication Skills, both oral and written including public speaking ability
Strong computer skills, including proficiency in accessing and using the internet and MS Office tools, especially Word and Excel and communication tools
Strong organizational skills including the ability to prioritize, meet deadlines, be responsive to all stakeholders, and maintain consistent attention to details
Ability to professionally represent AECOM to various community groups and clients
Associates degree in related field
Previous experience as a Community Construction Liaison
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 http://www.aecom.com/content/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/EEO-is-the-Law-poster-supplement.pdf to view the EEO Is The Law poster.
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