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Job Information

AECOM Senior Construction Manager - Water/Wastewater in San Diego, California

United States of America - California, Los Angeles

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a Senior Construction Manager with Water/Wastewater Treatment Plant experience for employment in Southern California – San Diego, Los Angeles, Orange County, and Inland Empire areas.

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.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

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.

Job Summary:

Our Construction Manager/Resident Engineer careers allow you to utilize your leadership skills on Water and Wastewater Treatment and Conveyance projects. Job requirements include:

  • Lead on-site delivery of construction management (CM) services and manage a staff of CM professionals including Assistant RE/CMs, Office Engineers, Inspectors, and other CM professionals, as necessary.

  • Support construction safety implementation through understanding of safety requirements. Develop a safety culture within the project CM Team. Confirm construction contractor safety programs are submitted, approved, and followed by all parties involved in the project.

  • Implement schedule, cost, quality, communication, decision-making, and information tools and processes across the project.

  • Support program and project controls activities through schedule control, cost control, change management, risk management, and reporting tools.

  • Lead project meetings with contractor and stakeholders.

  • Actively manage and report on the status of the construction schedule and budget. Monitor the contract progress and make recommendation to client for contractor payments.

  • Work to build a cooperative partnership between client, contractors, and all stakeholders to ensure timely resolution of project issues and the overall success of the project.

  • Demonstrate effective risk management and mitigation practices through proper risk identification, assessment, tracking, and communication.

  • Responsible for the enforcement of contract documents including plans and specifications.

  • Understanding and/or development of start-up and commissioning plans and identify associated resources as necessary.

  • Maintain electronic document control systems and project files/documentation.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelors or 4-Year Degree in Construction Engineering, Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or related degree

  • Ten (10) years of progressively challenging experience on major construction projects performing Construction Management

Preferred Qualifications

  • Construction management experience working on water and/or wastewater treatment facilities, pump stations, storage facilities, and conveyance pipelines.

  • Construction Management experience on projects valued at $50M and greater.

  • Must have demonstrated proficiency in the use of computers to prepare reports using Microsoft Office programs such as Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

  • Proven excellent working knowledge of construction scheduling including experience with P6.

  • Experience in Project Management Information System (PMIS) and Construction Management Information System (CMIS) software applications and processes.

  • Familiarity and/or experience in Alternative Delivery, including CMAR or Design-Build delivery models.

  • Demonstrated highly effective written and verbal communication skills.

  • Proven as excellent leader with exceptional interpersonal skills.

  • Experience working in/for municipal agencies or utility infrastructure organizations.

  • Ability to respond proactively in a high-paced environment and willingness to adjust and respond effectively to changes.

  • PE or CCM preferred.

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 Construction Management

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 257411BR

Additional Locations US - Orange, CA - 999 Town & Country Rd, US - San Diego, CA - 2417 McCain Road

Clearance Required No

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.

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