AECOM Project Manager, Construction (W) in Seattle, Washington

Requisition/Vacancy No. 146327BR

Position Title Project Manager, Construction (W)

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Line Construction Services

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Washington

City Seattle

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 creative, highly talented Project Manager for immediate employment in Seattle, WA. The project will be at a client site. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects.

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

  • Meets construction management operational standards by contributing to strategic plans and forward thinking

  • Assists with the creation construction procedures to guide construction management staff in meeting project goals and milestones, monitoring and evaluating schedules, identifying variances, tracking and follow up, and implementing corrective actions

  • Assists in preparation of construction monthly progress reports for presentations at team and executive session meetings by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing construction data and trends

  • Works with the client, client representatives, staff and management in a collaborative manner within a context of good human relations

  • Monitors onsite construction activities including but not limited to the verification of: materials and equipment on hand, schedule invoices pertaining to materials, progress of onsite construction work and completion dates

  • Conducts job site meetings with the Contractor including weekly progress meetings, quality, scheduling and phasing, payment, and other coordination or field activities as they occur

  • Provides recommendations and documentation regarding: contract disputes, schedule variances, change orders (CO) and propose change orders (PCO), liquidated damages, architect potential errors and omissions

  • Preparation of construction monthly progress reports for presentations at team and executive session meetings by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing construction data and trends

  • Receives, tracks, and monitors submittals to and from responding parties

  • Tracks review times to ensure timely and comprehensive response

  • Meets project management operational standards by contributing information on strategic plans and reviews, customer relations issues, implementing production, productivity, quality, and customer-service standards, resolving problems

  • Provides project progress reports and presentations at client executive session meetings by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing construction and budget data and trends

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • 8+ years of experience managing design and construction phases of public works projects

  • 5+ years project management experience

  • Knowledge of design management, scheduling, estimating and client management

  • Ability to organize and manage small contractors on very complex projects and coordinate with public agencies

  • Thorough knowledge of engineering and construction principles, practices and procedures, applicable laws and government regulations

  • Ability to use working knowledge of working environment to meet established goals and objectives

Preferred Qualifications

  • None

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.