AECOM Project Manager in Chicago, Illinois
Business Line Transportation
Position Title Project Manager
United States of America - Illinois
AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented, and motivated Project Manager for immediate employment for the O’Hare Modernization Program office. Responsibilities will include the oversight and management of active projects and tasks, direct coordination and collaboration with the client and other stakeholders, and business development.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Routinely resolves difficult issues with significant financial impact
Provides primary consulting services to clients of various sizes
Interacts with senior government or public officials and/or executive level clients on significant program matters often requiring coordination between organizations
Assesses and manages risk on behalf of the client
Provides oversight and direction to AECOM PMs and other staff, client staff and subcontractors
Mentors deputy program managers
Bachelor's degree in an engineering or architecture related field
10+ years of relevant experience with at least 5+ years experience in the design, construction and project management of aviation or related programs
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Project and client management experience including management of multiple projects of significant scope and complexity
Basic project management training and PMP certification preferred
Due to the nature of this work, U.S. citizenship is required
Must possess a valid driver’s license
Professional Engineer license in IL or licensed Architect in IL
Computer proficiency in MS Word, Excel, Outlook, Project and PM software applications
Ability to proactively communicate and lead project or task teams
Excellent analytical, problem-solving and decision-making skills
Ability to manage and collaborate across geographically disbursed teams
Established client relationships
Active participation in local / national professional societies
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 Program and Project Management
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 181384BR
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.