AECOM Project Manager - Leeding Builders Group in New York, New York

United States of America - New York, New York

Job Summary

Leeding Builders Group (LBG) is a New York-based construction manager specializing in commercial, residential and hospitality projects. Founded on our reputation for professionalism and quality, built on the hard work of our staff of project management, estimating, scheduling and field supervision professionals, has helped us become one of New York City’s premier builders, responsible for some of the city’s most exciting new projects. We are a hands-on, delivery-focused organization, supported by a strong infrastructure; exceeding client expectations is our top priority.

LBG is actively seeking a highly talented Project Manager for immediate employment.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for administering the project from the pre-construction budgeting/schedule stage to completion in coordination and overview of procurement, estimating, scheduling, shop drawing/coordination development, construction, timeline, budget/forecasting, staffing, allotment of available resources, and contract closeout.

  • Reviews project proposal or plan to determine and establish time frame, work plan, funding limitations, procedures for accomplishing project, staffing requirements and allotment of available resources to various phases of the project.

  • Leading and overseeing the project team though administrative direction of on-site superintendents, assistant project managers and subcontractors to ensure project is built and completed in accordance with budget, schedule, and conformance with signed contracts and design documents.

  • Assist the project executive in working and communicating with all departments including estimating scheduling, procurement, labor relations, finance, accounting and other services required.

  • Participate in developing project bidding strategy with the project team and purchasing department. Prepare scopes of work for each trade in all aspects of design, construction and completion.

  • Review and provide schedule and financial information for bid documents. Review all bid packages prior to distribution to bidders and review all correspondence/proposals prior to submission to client to ensure accuracy and completeness.

  • Assist with gathering, analyzing and assessing information and data collection for input into contract negotiations.

  • Develop with the project superintendent, a logistics plan that allows the contractors to complete their work in a coordinated, efficient manner. The plan should mitigate the impact of the project on the surrounding neighborhood and traffic around the site.

  • Manage, coordinate and integrate the activities of all of the assistant project managers, construction project engineers, interns, and other support staff on the project. Establish priorities for the project staff based on project requirements, timeline, scheduling and client needs.

  • Review and approve all major purchase orders, change orders and contractor/vendor requisitions as prepared by the project staff.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Construction Management, Engineering or related field.

  • 5 years construction engineering experience in project management discipline preferably in High End Resi, Hospitality

  • Knowledge of construction codes mandatory.

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills. Ability to communicate with wide range of project participants – clients, project management, field, management, estimators, vendors, suppliers, architectures, project accounting, laborers, etc.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Construction, Building and Business Acumen preferred.

  • Possess demonstrated ability in detailed-oriented success.

  • Ability to read shop drawings highly desirable.

  • Knowledge of BIM technology and scheduling standards preferred.

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.

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Job Category Construction Management

Business Line Construction Services

Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 197867BR

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.