AECOM Area Construction Manager in Aiken, South Carolina

United States of America - South Carolina, Aiken

Job Summary

Savannah River Remediation, an LLC of AECOM, is seeking an Area Construction Manager to be based in our Aiken, SC location.

Manages the planning, scheduling, costs, safety, quality and technical field support for the installation of project and maintenance work activities on construction projects as assigned.


  • Responsible for multiple projects running concurrently.

  • Serves as a member of the project team and design review board for each project from inception to closeout and ensures the highest quality, economical, timely, and practical design and construction product feasible.

  • Coordinates construction outage schedules, cost controls, priorities, and planning with project management and plant schedulers to achieve successful project implementation.

  • Resolves substantial quality control and quality assurance issues and recommends corrective action if necessary.

  • Coordinates with Design Engineering for scheduling of complex design outputs and provides design with necessary input to resolve design changes and improve constructability.

  • Promotes increased productivity and safe work practices with the intent of maximizing use of resources and eliminating injuries.

  • Fosters a "team concept" when interfacing with Operations, the Department of Energy, and other departments/divisions. Provides reports, status on construction activities and identifies, addresses and resolves critical and/or significant problems.

  • Reviews and approves job plans, permits, material requisitions for capital expenditures, schedules / schedule changes and miscellaneous other documents ensuring accuracy, practicality, economics and impact on other projects.

  • Leads a staff of personnel assigned to capital projects and maintenance activities supporting staff development, training, evaluations and career progression.

  • Identifies and acts on engineering and material restraints to critical jobs through meetings, discussions, and/or reports, and verifies that proper tools are in place to clear restraints.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Additional Information:

  • Relocation benefits are available for this position.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in a technical discipline and 6+ years of relevant experience or;

  • Bachelor’s degree in a non-technical discipline and 7+ years of relevant experience or;

  • Associate's degree and 9+ years of relevant experience or;

  • High School diploma and 11+ years of relevant experience.

  • Due to the nature of the work, candidate must be a US Citizen.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Preference given to Candidates who are current employees of Savannah River Remediation LLC (SRR).

  • In-depth knowledge of construction, cost and scheduling, subcontract administration and the ability to develop or evaluate construction strategies and techniques is highly preferred.

  • Comprehensive knowledge and understanding of project management and project planning (at a tactical level would be ideal), along with a knowledge of operations, maintenance, or project startup and construction management and construction subcontracts

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.

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Job Category Construction Management

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 202763BR

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.