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Serpentine Pavilion

Fusing art, architecture and engineering

Designed by Diébédo Francis Kéré

United Kingdom

Good engineering is about observing, questioning and communicating to truly understand what’s at the heart of each project.

Amy Koerbel

Structural Designer, Buildings + Places

Moses Mabidha Stadium

Focusing on legacy, culture and location

South Africa

Contributing to projects that meld awe-inspiring design with economic and civic benefits is the ultimate career satisfaction.

Tim Ter Haar

Managing Director, Buildings + Places

Bloomberg European Headquarters

Encouraging cooperation and collaboration

United Kingdom

Our in-house expertise and wealth of knowledge across disciplines enable delivery of the most complex projects.

Coralie Soudee

Associate, Commercial Cost Management

Taizhou Bridge

Connecting with long-span suspension

China

In my work, I cross vast continents in search of new frontiers in bridge engineering. Bridges connect people and places, both physically and emotionally.

Dr. Robin Sham, CBE

Managing Director, Transportation

Connected and Automated Vehicles

Expanding mobility options

United States

We must consider the possible and not be limited by the tools and solutions available today. Our imagination and technical skills drive our solutions.

Veronica Siranosian

Director, AECOM Ventures

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Job Information

AECOM Project Manager in Los Angeles, California

United States of America - California, Los Angeles

Job Summary

AECOM Buildings and Places is seeking a Project Manager to be based in Orange or Los Angeles, California. The Project Manager will lead internal and external teams through successful project delivery and be the key point of contacts for our clients. We’re looking for a leader driven by a passion for delivering quality work, mentoring staff, and leading multi-disciplinary teams. While the opportunity encompasses a variety of project and client types, this role can immediately benefit our Federal Practice. AECOM’s West region includes California, Washington, Arizona, Oregon, Nevada, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, Alaska, and Hawaii with most of the region’s Federal work in California.

About AECOM

At AECOM, we believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustaining and disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.

On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, governments, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.

We are proud to be recognized for excellence:

o Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies – 2014-2020

o #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering-News Record's 2019 “Top 500 Design Firms” and #1 2019 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”

o VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer

o Perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index for 2017-2019

About Buildings + Places

AECOM’s Buildings + Places practice includes architecture, interiors, building engineering, workplace strategy, business transformation, asset advisory, economics and development planning, master planning, urban planning, and landscape architecture.

With a range of expertise from strategy and design through project realization, we create better outcomes to grow economies, protect natural systems, conserve natural resources, make societies more equitable and connect and engage people through innovative, sustainable design solutions.

Our teams have worked on signature projects such as the London 2012 Olympic Park and Legacy Framework, to the new plan for the LA2028 Olympics, to industrial facilities for GE and Rolls-Royce, to headquarters and workplaces for NASA, Unilever, Sony Music, DirecTV, Box, Inc. and many Fortune 500 companies.

Job Summary/Responsibilities

As a Project Manager, you will leverage your attention to detail and interpersonal skills to deliver exceptional projects on time and on budget. You will direct resources to ensure that the work process flows smoothly and act as the leader between the client and the inter-disciplinary team. In this role, you will provide leadership to the client, user groups (where applicable), and team by communicating project objectives, contract scope, terms, and schedule.

You are a team leader and will have the opportunity to lead not only from a project perspective, but from a practice and culture standpoint. The right person will be an integral part of our architecture practice in the region.

What you will do:

  • In partnership with the Project Director and/or Project Architect, you will lead a team, or multiple teams in the delivery of a wide range of projects

  • Prepare schedules, contracts, and manage internal accounting and reporting

  • Oversee the work of more junior designers and architects

  • Manage client, team, and project coordination through all phases

  • Support communication between project team, clients, vendors, contractors, consultants, and building and permitting officials

  • Establish and manage client expectations both from a contractual and delivery perspective

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture plus a minimum of six (6) years of related experience managing multidisciplinary projects, or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Due to the nature of this work, US Citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Professional Bachelor’s degree in Architecture (BArch) or Bachelor of Science in Architecture + Master’s degree in Architecture with 15+ years of relevant experience in design management and resolving issues, or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.

  • Experience negotiating project scope, fees, managing project financial performance, and ensuring fiscal responsibility for projects through the design process

  • Registered Architect and/or Professional Engineer

  • Revit and BIM experience as well as experience in AutoCAD, Photoshop, Microsoft Office

  • Support Federal projects within the last 10 years through all phases of design and construction

  • DoD and Federal Civilian experience

  • Experience on Federal Design Build projects or P-3

  • Ability to be client facing and lead client discussions and charrettes

  • Security Clearance not required, but preferred

  • Able to travel and/or work remotely with teams

  • Proven ability to successfully develop client relationships and win work

  • Ability to manage multiple projects of a complex scope

  • Fluency in English is mandatory, another other language is an asset

Additional Information:

  • Relocation is available for this position

  • Sponsorship is not available for this position

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 B&P - Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 247918BR

Additional Locations US - Orange, CA - 999 Town & Country Rd

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.

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