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AECOM Architectural Project Manager in Whitby, Ontario

Company Description

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 – 50,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Job Description

AECOM Buildings + Places Canada is seeking an Architectural Project Manager to join our team out of our Whitby, ON office.

Job Summary:

The job incumbent will be responsible for the Project overall planning, coordination and control of several projects from inception to completion, with the goal of producing functionally and financially viable projects that will be completed on time within authorized cost and to the required quality. Manages scope, schedule, budget, quality, safety, and change management. The PM will not be responsible for the design of the project.

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

  • Perform as a Project Manager

  • Must have an extensive experience in project management on transit streetcar/LRT maintenance facilities / buildings. Project management of other building types will be an asset.

  • Write and coordinate winning proposals, attract new clients and retain current clients as required

  • At a project level, provide clear guidance to designers and technical staff to meet client objectives Manage financial and cost control aspects of projects

  • Meet with clients to review project requirements

  • Work with the Design architects and engineers to produce fully coordinated working drawings and project specifications

  • Collaborate with management on preparation of project proposals

  • Communicate clearly, both verbally and in writing with project team and clients

  • Preparation of design and contract documents, document checking, conduct construction review and contract administration throughout the duration of a project

  • Communicate with construction team to provide information and help resolve problems

  • Responsible for overseeing several active projects and be part of our marketing team in sourcing new work

  • Client communication, internal project team communication, consultant coordination, design development, drawing review and contract administration


Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Architecture/Engineering or related field

  • 4+ years relevant work experience managing multiple projects of various types and complexities for Public transit and buildings Clients.

  • Registered with Ontario Association of Architects (OAA) or Professional Engineers of Ontario (P.Eng.)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 5+ years relevant work experience

  • Proven experience leading a team thorough all phases of a project

  • Ability to manage a number of projects simultaneously

  • Broad skills in all phases of project delivery an asset

  • Technical knowledge of building construction and the Ontario Building Code

  • Experience in obtaining approvals through Municipal Planning & Development, including Site Plan Approval, Zoning Bylaw Changes

  • Familiar with construction administration protocols

  • Business acumen

  • Ability to work within a team environment, ability to co-ordinate with a multi-disciplinary in-house consultant team

  • Excellent communication and organizational skills

  • Strong problem identification and problem resolution skills

  • Ability to multi-task combined with strong attention to detail, time management and organizational skills

  • High level of sound and independent judgment and reasoning

  • Strong, hands-on technical knowledge, document review, consultant coordination and experience in field review and contract administration

  • Dedicated, with an all-hands-on-deck attitude towards completing the work efficiently and accurately

Additional Information

  • Relocation is not available for this position.

  • Sponsorship is not available for this position.

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Join us and let’s get started.

ReqID: J10079253

Business Line: B&P - Buildings & Places

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: Canada

Career Area: Program & Project Management

Work Location Model: Hybrid