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AECOM Construction Engineering Sr Manager in Piscataway, New Jersey

Job Summary

AECOM East Water group is seeking a Senior Engineering Manager – Program Construction Manager. The candidate should have experience in the construction of heavy civil works and mechanical and electrical systems. Program Construction Manager (PCM) will oversee a staff of twelve resident engineers and construction inspectors, interact with program schedulers and safety personnel, coordinate with other consultant resident engineers and inspectors on multiple projects and coordinates with the various project design consultants on design issues.

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

  • The PCM will also interact with the project contractors to assure compliance with design documents, lead change order negotiations as required, oversee the approvals of monthly pay applications and lead in the resolution of construction issues in a timely manner.

  • The PCM will lead the Quality Assurance, Construction/ Construction Quality Assurance effort on the project.

  • As a PCM the primary responsibilities will include managing the activities of a multi- overall project management for, scheduling, familiarity with job cost reporting, and budget control activities through the life of the project, including EAC analysis during on-site construction as prime contracting entity.

  • Fiscal Experience – Proven project management skills to delivery projects at or under budget and on schedule. Working knowledge of job accounting and reporting methods such as earned value and estimates to complete.

  • Team Oriented – This position requires the skill set to directly oversee and manage detailed engineering and construction teams working collaboratively together to deliver the project

  • Review of monthly client Reports

  • Approves correspondence related to construction and identifies key issues regarding disputed work, delays, additional and supplemental work, and non-conforming work; and

  • Ensures that safety monitoring activities within the Program’s scope of work are being accomplished.

  • Final review and authorization of contractor payments including confirmation of Prevailing Wage interviews with trades.

  • Responsible for review and resolution and/or approval of Inspector and Contractor reporting, forms, testing, compliance and coordination issues

  • Monitoring and reporting on the contractor activities during the performance of the work to determine if the work is being constructed in accordance with the contract documents

  • Primary receiver and reviewer of responses for all project correspondence.

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

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.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team 47,000 strong driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.


With more than 3,200 Water professionals in all major markets throughout the United States and Canada, AECOM’s Water business line leverages nearly a century of local, national and international project experience to provide today’s municipalities, industries and governments with cost-effective solutions to their Water challenges. We deliver our services—from environmental planning studies to detailed design, construction management, and operations and maintenance—to a wide range of public and private sector clients. Our public sector work encompasses everything from small rural communities, to large urban centers, to agencies with regional responsibilities. Our private sector work includes assignments for multiple commercial/industrial sectors, including oil and gas, chemicals, power, food and beverage, manufacturing and pharmaceuticals.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management or Civil/Environmental/ Engineering

  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience, in water/wastewater infrastructure projects

  • Must be a licensed professional engineer.

  • Minimum 2 years in a senior leadership role.

  • Must have managed at least one project valued over $100 million.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Candidates who are currently a registered Professional Engineer in the State of New Jersey or can obtain through reciprocity, is highly preferred.

  • CMAA Certification.

What We Offer

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed. You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients. We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business. We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career. When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started. 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 Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 272280BR

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.