AECOM Receptionist in Piscataway, New Jersey

Business Line Support/Cross Services

Position Title Receptionist

United States of America - New Jersey


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Receptionist for employment in the Piscataway, NJ office.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

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

  • Serve visitors by greeting, welcoming, directing and announcing them appropriately

  • Answer, screen and forward any incoming phone calls while providing basic information when needed

  • Maintain security by following procedures and controlling access (monitor logbook, issue visitor badges)

  • Update appointment calendars and schedule meetings/appointments

  • Perform other clerical receptionist duties such as filing, photocopying, collating, faxing etc.

  • Answering and directing incoming calls including meeting and greeting of visitors

  • Draft and deploy weekly project and team communication updates

  • Close out and archive project files/documents appropriately

  • Coordinate and facilitate internal and external meetings

  • Staff timekeeper running weekly missing timecard reports for approx. 100 employees

  • Contacting staff and manager regarding missing timecards

  • Entering hours for employee without internet access as needed

  • Liaison with payroll team regarding staff time card issues

  • Notify staff regarding any updated timecard deadlines

  • Submit weekly office supplies orders with multiple vendors

  • Submit invoices to Accounts Payable as needed

  • Process daily mail, sign for all packages, notify mail clerk of all deliveries

  • Proactively support Office Manager and Admin team as needed

Minimum Requirements

  • High School Diploma

  • Proven working experience in similar roles

  • Professional appearance, team attitude, client focused

  • Solid communication skills both written and verbal

  • Ability to be resourceful and proactive in dealing with issues that may arise

  • Ability to organize, multitasks, prioritize and work under pressure

  • Proficient with on-line ordering

  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook required

  • Dependable, on-time, ability to work flexible start time as needed

  • Valid New Jersey Driver’s license

Preferred Qualifications

  • Associates degree

  • 2+ years of experience

  • Oracle experience a plus

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.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Administrative Support / Secretarial

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 181935BR

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.