AECOM Construction Project Manager in Camp Arifjan, Kuwait, Kuwait

Kuwait - Al Kuwayt, Camp Arifjan, Kuwait

Job Summary

AECOM is currently seeking a highly motivated and creative Project Manager for an opportunity based in the Middle East. The purpose of this project is to provide technical services including inspections, assessments, repairs, reports, and training for facilities and operations-related projects. Specifically, this project includes electrical inspection and repairs, fire prevention assessment and training, storage and management of government / contractor property, and construction and operations related inspections and assessments at various U.S. military and coalition occupied facilities.

This position will require deployment to countries within the U.S. military’s CENTCOM Area of Responsibility, including the TF SAFE operations center in Kuwait.

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

  • Serve as the AECOM Representative on-site to the client

  • Plan, direct, and supervise all aspects of the project, including technical, financial, and client satisfaction

  • Lead team comprised of Electrician, Fire Protection Personnel, SMEs and support staff

  • Providing technical expertise to team members and client, as required

  • Creating and presenting reports relevant to project assignments and as directed by the client including “dashboard” summary of progress, trend analysis, and projections

  • Tailor data and reporting to meet the needs for the Contracting Office

  • Representative (COR) and Office in Charge (OIC)

  • Lead, attend, and/or participate in client meetings, as required

  • Conflict Resolution

  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements

  • HS diploma or equivalent.

  • 5+ years of related task and project management, including 3+ years of experience in electrical contract project management.

  • Experience in projects with electrical systems and/or fire protection systems.

  • Current and active Secret level security clearance.

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

  • Must pass a State and Federal criminal history/security background check.

  • Must also complete and pass any required government security clearance.

  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen.

  • Must participate in and successfully complete a post-offer, pre-employment fitness for duty questionnaire.

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and clean driving record.

  • Physically able, with or without an accommodation, to work in indoor and outdoor environments with uneven terrain, variable outdoor conditions including heat, dusts, and dryness; position requires often standing/walking; occasionally performing keyboard/mouse operations, working alone in isolated/remote areas and lifting less than 25 pounds; rarely working with arms above shoulder level, performing repetitive bending & stooping, power gripping/squeezing (hand tools, levers, etc.), operation of vehicles, working at heights, climbing stairs, using portable ladders, hearing fall protection, operation of heavy, moving or dangerous equipment, working in an environment of heavy, moving dangerous equipment, performing work on electrical circuits, performing repetitive fine hand movements, and lifting of 25 to more than 75 pounds. Position will include wearing associated personal protective equipment including body armor vest and helmet.

  • Applicants shall meet CENTCOM MOD 13 Medical requirements.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous experience working overseas

  • Previous experience working with the U.S. military in Contingency area of operations.

  • Previous experience working it the US Army Corps of Engineers

  • Professional certification/ affiliations - PE, PMP, or MBA

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. 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 PMCM

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Kuwait

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 201712BR

Clearance Required Yes

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.