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Project Manager – Higher Education and K-12 Programs

El Paso, TX
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Company AECOM

Job Title: Project Manager – Higher Education and K-12 Programs

JobID: 23339-1182817

Location: El Paso, TX, 79940, USA

Description: **Business Line** Construction Services

**Position Title** Project Manager – Higher Education and K-12 Programs

United States of America - Texas

El Paso

**Job Summary**

AECOM is seeking a highly talented and energetic project manager for immediate employment in our El Paso, TX office who has significant experience with planning and managing construction work for vertical construction projects. This position requires the technical skills to effectively manage plans, budgets and scope definition for renovation and addition projects.

Job Duties:

+ Responsible for the direction and management of assigned projects and contracts.

+ Establishes and builds professional relationships with Clients, other Consultants and Contractors.

+ Understands and develops project reports, work breakdown structure and construction delivery plans.

+ Effectively manages Client expectations.

+ Manages the coordination, interface and interactions with internal disciplines and teams within AECOM and with 3rd parties in relation to Technical, Financial, Safety, Quality, and other elements of a project, to ensure successful execution of the PM scope of services.

+ Coordinate projects for on-schedule completion within or below budget in accordance with contractual obligations.

+ Responsible for all contract activities and performance metrics to meet project goals & objectives.

+ Responsible for compliance with corporate safety requirements.

+ Produces regular effective project reports to both Client and AECOM – weekly and monthly with program updates.

+ Oversees Change Management and Risk Management on the project.

The Project Manager is responsible for:

+ Leading the development of plans, budgets, scope items and schedules.

+ Represent AECOM with the Client during the project execution, developing briefings, leading negotiations for changes to the scope of work, developing collaboration strategies with consultants and contractors, managing procurement strategies and appointment of contractors. Responsible for following up on instructions & commitments associated with the project.

+ Supports the program management team in the delivery of the work.

+ Assists the program management team in devising and executing actions plans to rectify potential cost overruns or schedule delays, or to accommodate significant changes to the scope of work.

+ Monitors and reports to management on the progress of all project activity within the program, including significant milestones, and any conditions, which would affect project cost or schedule. Supports or develops recommendations and action plans to resolve issues affecting or likely to affect the successful execution of the works.

+ Establishes regular meeting to review package status, formulate action items and follows up on close out.

+ Works proactively, constructively and fairly with all parties to ensure the successful execution of the project.

+ Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

**Minimum Requirements**

+ Bachelor’s degree in construction management, architecture, and/or engineering.

+ 5+ years of experience with progressively increasing responsibilities related to project management and/or program management.

+ Project management, construction management, project controls (cost and schedule), knowledge of web based collaboration Project Management Information Systems (PMIS) or similar platform.

+ Experience with communications and public speaking.

+ Responsible in charge project management experience is required.

+ Experience with interior renovation and addition projects on occupied facilities.

+ Construction field experience required.

+ Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Outlook).

+ Have and maintain a valid Texas driver’s license.

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Certified Construction Manager (CCM) or Project Management Professional (PMP), or advance degrees a plus.

+ Experience with Educational Projects (K-12 and/or Higher Ed) and Bond Programs.

**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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


_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_** _Program and Project Management_

**_Country_** _United States of America_

**_Position Status_** _Full-Time_

**_Requisition/Vacancy No._** _167131BR_


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