AECOM Senior Project Controls Manager in San Diego, California
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 – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.
AECOM has a position available for a Senior Project Controls Manager 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, and microgrids. AECOM is pursuing projects in the industrial, municipal, defense, and commercial market segments.
Responsibilities for the position include, but may not be limited to, the following:
Skilled in the development of commercial strategies. Capable of participating in negotiations.
Requires a demonstrated ability to effectively lead the project controls function on a medium to large project.
Documents employee performance issues and plays an instrumental role in resolution as appropriate.
Assumes mentoring and training roles as requested and identifies high potential employees to management.
Conducts root cause analysis.
Drafts comprehensive project procedures.
Possesses proven knowledge of scope control and change management.
Utilizes extensive knowledge of construction contracting including the manner in which contract type effects implementation of project controls systems.
Reviews performance trends, prepares analysis and cost impact and monthly project performance reports, and recommends contractor invoices for approval.
Evaluates manpower, labor hour, and labor cost requirements versus budget limitations.
Oversees the production and maintenance of accurate project schedules. Expert understanding of schedule resource loading and leveling.
Assists the Project Manager in budgeting and managing incentive programs.
Holds an expert understanding of schedule, critical path analysis, resource loading and leveling.
Establishes and maintains client relationships.
Has the ability to review and analyze project program and oversee the production of accurate progress/performance reports.
Able to review and assess (as required) raw data that comes from project automated systems.
Serves as a key participant in client and/or subcontractor negotiations
Participates in staffing decisions for projects.
Ensures that a tracking database is developed and maintained to cross check subcontractor funding is aligned with work authorization and expenditures.
Involved in tracking system to ensure that Project Management team is fully aware of detailed change order status.
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. Our understanding of the big picture – and the interconnection between generation, distribution, storage, and the demand side of the meter – allows us to deliver holistic strategies that improve and modernize next generation energy infrastructure. We connect knowledge and experience across our global framework to bring together a unique combination of engineers, planners, scientists, and project managers who advance cleaner, secure, and more sustainable energy solutions.
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Construction from ABET accredited college or university
10+ years of relevant experience in project controls including managing, controlling, forecasting, and reporting cost and schedule performance for projects.
Valid driver's license w/ a clean driving record
6+ years of relevant project controls experience preferred
Project Management Professional (PMP)
Relevant Field Experience preferred
Success in working with remote teams
Relocation assistance is not available for this role
Sponsorship is available for this role
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