AECOM Project Specialist in Miami, Florida

Business Line Construction Services

Position Title Project Specialist

United States of America - Florida


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented and motivated Project Specialist for immediate employment. The selected candidate will be required to mobilize to Miami, Florida, or other locations within the U.S. as designated by the client, to support Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) recovery efforts associated with presidentially declared disasters. This position is for immediate deployment.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide real time support to FEMA task monitor and AECOM Recovery management and field staff assigned to the disaster

  • Inspect damage to public infrastructure

  • Develop scopes of work and cost information/estimates for repair or replacement of disaster related damage

  • Develop and/or validate project worksheets (PWs) for eligible damages

  • Identify opportunities for hazard mitigation under the Hazard Mitigation Program

  • Review and compile information related to compliance with Section 428 of the Public Assistance Alternate Procedures Pilot Program

  • Other tasks as assigned

Minimum Requirements

  • 3+ years of experience

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication (oral & written) skills

  • High level of proficiency with Microsoft Office products, especially Excel and Word

  • Due to the nature of this work, U.S. citizenship is required

  • Must possess valid driver's license

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience implementing the Stafford Act in support of FEMA’s Public Assistance (PA) Program

  • Bachelor's degree in Construction Management, Engineering, Architecture, or related field

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.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: 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

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 170526BR

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.