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Job Information

AECOM Project Manager in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Job Summary

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Project Manager (PM), to join our Building Engineering teams in Abu Dhabi. The Project Manager will collaborate with a diverse team of Architects & Engineers, working on some of the regions biggest projects.

The successful candidate would undertake a full day to day PM role on more complex projects or on a range of smaller but more challenging projects or running a significant component of a major project from inception to completion.


  • Collaborate/communicate with AECOM Senior Management, Clients, Contractors and others using skills of persuasion and negotiation to resolve critical issues

  • Advise Building engineering teams of any changes in project delivery timelines

  • Develop knowledge of AECOM’s PDS procedures

  • Understand the time frame required for AECOM’s QMS system.

  • Attend Client and Design Meetings on a regular basis

  • Check Safety in Design exercise has been carried out on projects

  • Ensure that projects are completed on time and meet all requirements of the Design Brief.

  • Prepares and presents Healthy Starts and Technical Delivery/Project Execution Plans for each of their projects at commencement

  • Participates in scheduled reviews to check project deliverables for accuracy, efficiency and thoroughness ensuring delivery is as per Client requirements and Industry standards

  • Assists the Project Directors/Approvers in initiatives to develop procedures, presentations, etc. to increase efficiencies, knowledge and awareness across the Building Engineering practice

Minimum Requirements

10 years experience in Architecture or Design Management, with the last 3-5 in Project Management.

Preferred Qualifications

A Bachelors Degree in Architecture, Electrical or Mechanical Engineering is required.

What We Offer

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Line Building Engineering

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Arab Emirates

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 262019BR

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.