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Job Information

AECOM Program Manager - Education in Sacramento, California

United States of America - California, San Francisco

Job Summary

The AECOM Program/Project Management (PPM) business line specializes in the management of design and construction of community infrastructure facilities for education, healthcare, national governments, sports and leisure, justice, cultural venues, and commercial needs. From concept through completion, we provide necessary technical and administrative services to help our clients meet their program objectives. Our professionals serve as an extension of our clients' staff, protecting their interests as our own, and often working within our clients' offices. As an industry leader in program and construction management, we oversee activities ranging from planning, coordination, scheduling and cost control, to design, construction and commissioning.

AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented Program Manager in the Northern California Area to lead programs in the education business line, as well as, develop and support pursuits for future work.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Manage and direct all aspects of complex programs and projects

  • Provide objective analysis and sound judgement

  • Evaluate and report project performance from inception to completion

  • Competencies include setup of work breakdown structure, establishing levels of control and detail, planning and scheduling, cost analysis and forecasting, progress measurement, earned value performance, risk analysis and change control

  • Responsible for managing, controlling, forecasting, and reporting cost and schedule performance for projects throughout the program

  • Capture to-date progress and expenditure data, analyze to-date performance data, forecast at-completion performance data (EAC costs, hours), analyze project risks (contingency management), manage change and incorporate scope variations into schedule and cost deliverables, and prepare associated reports

  • Manage a program to achieve specified objectives. Involves the overall planning, coordination, and control of a project from inception to completion to produce a functionally and financially viable program that will be completed on time within authorized cost and to the required quality

  • Manage scope, schedule, budget, quality, safety, and change management

  • Act as primary point of contact for client

  • Manage onsite staff and resources

  • Hire, organize, and deploy staff and resources as required to support the program

  • Develop proposals and respond to opportunities for expanded services

  • Manage program related procurement, contracts, and amendments

  • Develop, facilitate, and conduct program presentations for various audiences

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in an engineering, architecture, or construction management discipline

  • Ten (10) years of related experience, or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with design-build procurement, contract management and project execution

  • Knowledge in California Public Works and Public Contract Code

  • Experience with California K-12, Community College, and DSA construction

  • DBIA, CCM, PMP, PE and/or AIA registration/certification

  • Progressive experience in construction design and development, including (3) years as Program Manager in direct management of project managers, project delivery, project controls, and reporting

  • Highly motivated and takes initiative

  • Possess highly developed interpersonal, analytical, and communication (written and verbal) skills

  • Demonstrate the ability to manage in a diverse and dynamic environment with short-notice tasking under high pressure situations

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 PMCM

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 236472BR

Additional Locations US - Oakland, CA - 1333 Broadway, US - Sacramento, CA - 2020 L St, US - San Jose, CA - 100 W San Fernando Street

Clearance Required 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.