AECOM Project Manager - Buildings in Perth, Australia
Australia - Western Australia, Perth
AECOM’s Perth team is hiring, and we have an exciting new opportunity for a Project Manager to deliver consultant client-side project management services directly to clients in various end markets, which may include Infrastructure, Defence, High Tech, Health and/or Education sectors.
Working closely with internal and external stakeholders, you will represent AECOM in all matters to successfully deliver projects which will lead to new business and return business. Your experience across design, construction, contract administration and/or tender processes will help to facilitate further growth of our services across the region.
As a Project Manager with a leading engineering design firm, you will be exposed to a range of projects and stakeholders, which will help to expand your Project Management skills and portfolio. This position will provide you with the opportunity to further develop your career and establish yourself as a highly proficient Project Manager in the Project and Contract Management realm.
To be suitable for this position, you will have a track record of delivering projects ideally within relevant sectors, including Infrastructure, Defence, High Tech, Health and/or Education. A Project Manager needs to be engaged, engaging and excited by project delivery and successful integration of varied specialist and multi-disciplinary stakeholders.
Demonstrable Project Management experience in the buildings/infrastructure or Defence environment
Proven ability to deliver projects on time, to schedule and client parameters including a good understanding of project management frameworks
Demonstrated commitment to collaborative, ethical behaviour in a client-facing environment
Strong commitment to safety and understanding of OH&S best practice and obligations
Demonstrated experience working as part of a multidisciplinary project team on complex projects with responsibility for outcomes
Interest or experience in developing proposals, contracts and managing sub-contractor agreements in construction environments
Develop and maintain project programs, change schedules, scoping documents, risk assessments, management plans, budgets and issues registers.
Good understanding of Contract Administration and working with clients in Infrastructure, Defence or major construction
Strong ability to influence and confidence in negotiation
You will have well-developed communication skills and a track record for delivering projects on time and to budget. Knowledge of the current market for consulting services is desired.
Bachelor's degree in project management, engineering, law, cost consulting or a related discipline
Membership and professional accreditation of AIPM (or working towards obtaining)
Competency in utilising systems Project Management tools (eg. Uniphi, Aconex, Microsoft Project, etc)
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
Business Line B&P - Buildings & Places
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 248775BR
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.