AECOM Project Manager in Sydney - AU, Australia

Australia - New South Wales, Sydney - AU

Job Summary

AECOM’s Construction Services are currently looking for a fixed-term (until June 2020) Project Manager to work on major road infrastructure projects across the Easing Sydney’s Congestion program.

We have an exciting opportunity for a proven Project Manager within road infrastructure to assist in delivery across a complex program of works. These works will be delivered throughout various Sydney based project sites, working regularly from our Parramatta project offices at various stages in the project lifecycle.

As a client-side Project Manager with a world leader in engineering and construction services, you will provide effective and efficient project and contract management services to NSW State Government using best practice and progressive project and stakeholder management techniques.

The Role

The Project Manager will have an expectation to deliver objectives and develop or deliver infrastructure in accordance with time, cost, quality and scope to meet Government outlined expectations.

This is an opportunity to work in a major PMO environment in a coordinated D&C approach, therefore this role will require a strong ability to lead and direct program initiatives throughout stakeholder groups (design consultants, contractors and sub-contractors/suppliers) in order to work in conjunction with client expectations and timelines.

A Project Manager on Easing Sydney’s Congestion program will be open to a fixed term contract lasting until June 2020 (with a view to extend), alongside ideally having a proven background or understanding in RMS delivery frameworks or State Government procedures.

Minimum Requirements

  • Demonstrated experience in managing major infrastructure or other complex projects, such as road, bridge, maritime and, where applicable, tunnel projects, with a strong knowledge of either project implementation, including contract management, or project development, including environmental planning and assessment processes.

  • Strong knowledge of the technical aspects of materials, equipment and techniques used in road, bridge, maritime and, where applicable, tunnel construction, and demonstrated experience in the effective implementation of Quality Assurance systems, WH&S, risk environmental management and related computer based management tools for projects.

  • Demonstrated ability as an effective manager, with high level leadership and a demonstrated ability to work effectively with stakeholders and the proven ability to lead and motivate project teams in construction industry projects.

  • High level communication skills with the ability to deal tactfully and effectively with people at all levels and demonstrated capability to develop flexible and workable solutions to meet Roads and Maritime customer expectations.

  • Demonstrated extensive experience in the preparation of tender documentation, tendering procedures and/or overseeing professional service and/or construction contractors

  • Proven high level project management skills, strong analytical, conceptual and problem solving skills with demonstrated initiative and flexibility.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or similar.

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 Construction Services

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Temporary

Requisition/Vacancy No. 204937BR

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.