AECOM Project Coordinator in Chennai, India

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Project Coordinator

India - Tamil Nadu


Job Summary

AECOM India is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Project Coordinator for one of the metro project in South India.

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

  • Coordinates multi-disciplinary design teams in completion of project work from inception to construction completion

  • Assists Project Manager in preparation of correspondence, reports, proposals, expressions of interest, specifications and meeting minutes

  • Communicates with clients, agencies and project stakeholders

  • Assists Project Manager in complying with and overseeing execution of company procedures in accordance with the AECOM Project Delivery System.

  • Assists Project Manager in engaging and managing work of sub-consultants

  • Assists with the development of project schedules and work breakdown structures

  • Co-ordinates development of work plans and task sheets against project scope and schedule

  • Anticipates problems and proactively consults with others to identify the cause and remedies before they inhibit project success

  • Resolves controversies (i.e., conflicts with sub consultants, staffing issues with department mangers due to work flow priorities)

  • Compiles project submissions, issues to client for review and manages client design feedback processes

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering

  • Minimum 20+ year’s of work experience.

  • Prior experience in leading design and/or multi disciplinary teams.

  • Prior experience in Metro/ Rail projects MUST.

  • International projects experience MUST.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) designation

  • Effective verbal communicator, including presentation, facilitation and listening skills

  • Experienced in working with mass transit design projects from inception to construction

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite of products

  • Strategic, analytical, and practical thinker

  • Familiar with design/construction of facilities, and associated systems (HVAC, electrical)

  • Knowledge of project management principles and practices

  • Demonstrated ability to coordinate the work of multi-discipline technical teams, deal with complex issues and maintain effective working relationships

  • Ability to motivate and influence a diverse group of internal and external project stakeholders, must exercise tact and diplomacy when providing direction and support to others

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.

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Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country India

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 193958BR

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.