AECOM Project Planning & Scheduling Specialist in Buffalo, New York
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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.
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.
AECOM has a position available for a Project Planning and Scheduling Specialist to join our growing Energy Business Line supporting large multi-year projects as part of the program and construction management team. The projects include grid modernization, transportation electrification, renewable fuels, emerging markets in hydrogen and carbon capture, microgrids, solar and battery storage, and other energy projects.
AECOM is pursuing projects in the industrial, municipal, defense, and commercial market segments. AECOM offers the freedom and flexibility to work remotely and/or be located at a variety of Energy offices located in multiple locations across the United States.
AECOM’s Energy practice provides a wide range of services from consulting and engineering design to energy engineering, energy procurement and construction (EPC) for power, energy efficiency, and renewable energy clients.
The responsibilities for the position include but are not limited to:
Provides analysis of schedule data to identify key project issues. Supports the development of plans and schedules for proposals.
Assists in tracking corrective actions and leading junior staff when necessary. Assists in coordination of schedule input from all parts of the organization.
Able to identify and assist in analysis of project schedule variances. Identifies and analyzes schedule variances and recommends associated corrective action.
Updates and produces scheduling management reports. Assists in the development and maintenance of WBS and helps insure that project coding is effectively used for all cornerstone applications.
Use drawings and specifications for schedule development. Develop CPM schedule logic for engineering, procurement and construction as well as command of cornerstone scheduling system.
Resource load schedule and perform remedial schedule risk analysis. Assembling data for schedule updating. Measures progress and reviews invoices of contractors.
Reviews purchase orders and subcontract schedule status and provides management with input on subcontract performance.
Assumes responsibility for some elements of baseline schedule and associated maintenance. Conducts or assists in performance measurement and associated schedule trends.
Supports various levels of project reporting. Participates in and at times leads project planning and scheduling review meetings. Assists in procedure development and implementation.
BA/BS + 8 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
Valid Drivers License with a good driving record
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Construction from ABET accredited college or university or demonstrated equivalent combination of education, training, and related experience
9+ years of relevant experience in construction management in the engineering or construction industry.
Familiarity with the NY Geographic Region
Relevant Field Experience preferred
Success in working with remote teams
Sponsorship is not available for this position.
Relocation is not available for this position.
Exempt Position: Offered rate of compensation (NY locations only) will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $120,000 - $170,000.
AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D and disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, wellness and global well-being, and global EAP, Business Travel and Service Awards programs.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
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.
Business Line: Energy
Business Group: DCS
Strategic Business Unit: East
Career Area: Program & Project Management
Work Location Model: Hybrid