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Job Information

AECOM Construction Management Lead in Moffett Field, California

United States of America - California, Moffett Field

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Construction Management Lead for immediate employment. This will be a virtual role based from the NASA Ames Research Center Field Office in Mountain View, CA. The Project and Construction Manager will be a member of the Project Delivery Team reporting to the Client’s Project Manager as well as the AECOM Project Manager.

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 disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.

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

We are proud to be recognized for excellence:

  • Named one of Fortune magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies" for the sixth consecutive year

  • Ranked #1 in Engineering News-Record’s 2020 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”

  • Ranked #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering News-Record’s 2020 “Top 500 Design Firms”

  • VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer

Job Summary:

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

  • Will act as NASA’s field representative providing quality assurance on various NASA facilities and infrastructure projects at the NASA Ames site.

  • In the role of Client’s representative, will be responsible for coordinating the activities of the various stakeholders of the Project, including the AE, General Contractors, Sub contractors with responsibility for monitoring compliance with established project contract obligations for schedule and cost, identifying variances, assisting with development of mediation/recovery efforts when required

  • This role will require significant interaction with multiple representatives of various the Client Team members to maintain seamless communications and client confidence on all project delivery progress

  • Comply with both AECOM and Client Safety programs, documentation and reporting process

  • Develop detailed Project status reporting documents and submit to Client’s Management Team as directed by the NASA PM and AECOM’s Site Director

  • Attend regular safety meetings, ensure messages conveyed to the operational staff and contractors, manage the safety messages into the projects and audit to give confidence that the safety is being implemented in accordance with Client and AECOM HSSE processes and procedures

  • Attend regularly scheduled Project progress meetings as required by the on-going construction work

  • Member of Client’s Project Delivery Team charged with delivering projects to time, cost and quality standards.

  • Lead team of CM's and inspectors to deliver all the stages of project development; delivery and close out, regular site progress meetings; high quality handovers; financial close meetings; and safety audits

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelors Degree and six (6) years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

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

  • Valid drivers license

Preferred Qualifications

  • Professional Engineer, Licensed Architect and/or Certified Construction Manager

  • 5+ years’ experience in a construction management role

  • OSHA 10 Certification

  • A leader in compliance and ethics

  • HSSE Leadership

  • Confident and capable individual with strong client focus

  • Experienced in managing a diverse project management team

  • Strong track record in delivering projects in a fast moving and challenging environment

  • Ability to work under pressure and to tight dead-lines

  • Good grasp of IT, particularly Excel, MS Word, MS Project or Primavera P6

  • Ability to travel. Travel anticipated to vary but will be about 40-50% of chargeable time

  • Recognized construction management experience on projects of similar scale, preferably in the Shipping and Distribution sector

  • Engineering Degree or equivalent experience

  • Management qualification

Additional Information:

  • Due to the nature and location of the work, US Citizenship is required.

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 Engineering - Construction

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. 252388BR

Virtual: 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.