Why Choose AECOM?
AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees - including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals - serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine's annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World's Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients' projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at NA.
About the Business Line
Our talented experts are dedicated to managing the complexity inherent in construction projects, catering to each client's unique needs. We provide services such as program management, construction management and owner's representation to our clients around the globe.
AECOM is seeking a highly talented Project Engineer to work with and provide support for the on-site Construction Manager or the Senior Construction Manager and associated support team members including estimators, CEQA consultants, engineers, architects, contractors on corrections projects for California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Creates value to the customer by developing strong working relationships; proactive thinking and actions; implementing production, productivity, quality, and customer-service standards; problems solving and identifying continual improvements
- Assists in preparation of construction monthly progress reports for presentations at team and executive session meetings by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing construction data and trends
- Manages the RFI and submittal review process
- Screens RFIs for errors and inconsistencies
- Maintains project control logs including: Submittal, RFIs, PCOs, COs, Owner Requested Changes, Payments, Deficiency Notices, etc. in the Project's MIS and confirms logs with Contractor on a weekly basis
- Maintains and distributes current contract plans and specifications to the Team
- Ensures RFIs are posted and current for the Inspectors' use
- Confirms contractor's maintenance of record drawings and as-builts
- Assists in coordinating field activities with State Inspectors, including: coordinates field activities with the Team, observes work in the field and assists DGS' Inspectors as necessary, and assists DGS inspectors to prepare and manage Deficiency Notices
- Develops Owner estimates for proposed change orders (PCOs), prepares PCO documentation, and provides evaluation of Contractor proposals when requested
- Reviews and provides comments on Contractor's monthly schedule updates
- Monitors the response time for the Owner's (Action) submittal reviews and facilitates prompt closure to all open items
- Monitors the response time for the Owner's RFI reviews and facilitates prompt closure to all open items
- Assists in preparing meeting minutes
- Assists in processing pay applications
- Assists in coordinating site access and traffic management
- Assists in monitoring Contactor compliance with the EIR MMRP requirements
- Assists in Punchlist coordination and Owner activities
- Assists in the coordination of start-up and contract closeout activities
- Prepares weekly Contingency and RFC/Submittal Exception Reports
- Documents, updates, monitors and reports project costs and trends against project contingencies
- Assists in the review of pay applications for accuracy before forwarding to CDCR for approval
- Collects information from the CMs and Field Managers on each project in the field
- Prepares special reports as requested by the Program Manager
- Bachelor's degree in Construction Management, Architecture, Engineering or related field or equivalent practical experience
- 10 years of project experience ranging from $20M and above as a Project Engineer
- 2 years experience on California public works projects
- Must demonstrate experience and knowledge in project scheduling, estimating (with Means or Saylor or similar manuals), technical report writing, developing technical scopes of work and change order control processing
- Must demonstrate knowledge in working with construction MIS such as Prolog, Constructware or similar systems
- Demonstrate proactive problem solving skills
- Strong customer service skills
- Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
- Ability to use working knowledge of working environment to meet established goals and objectives
- Must be able to pass CDCR security clearance criteria for entry into active prison sites
- Superior knowledge in MS Office Professional Suite, (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Primavera Scheduling Software, and SharePoint
- Healthcare project experience
- Experience with the California Dept. of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR)
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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.