AECOM Project Manager – Senior Professional in Canberra, Australia

Australia - Australian Capital Territory, Canberra

Job Summary

AECOM’s Construction Services business is expanding! We have an exciting new opportunity for an experienced Project Manager to deliver a varied of civil construction projects based in our busy Canberra CBD office.

As a client-side Project Manager with a world leader in engineering and construction services across some of the biggest civil engineering projects throughout the globe, you will be exposed to a range of projects and stakeholders across multiple industry sectors. The variety offered at AECOM Construction Services will help to expand your Project Management skills and portfolio, while developing your career alongside some of the world’s best specialists in a fast-paced and flexible work environment.

This is a concept-completion project and construction management position, allowing the successful Project Manager the opportunity to work in a client-side environment across all stakeholder groups from pre-construction phase and design, through to delivery and close-out. Therefore a Project Manager who is proven in client-side environments and keen to work in a fast-paced role will thrive within our Construction Services business, which is currently experiencing exponential growth in Australia!

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or similar

  • 5 years’ of client-side project management experience in civil construction projects

  • Proven ability to deliver projects on time, to schedule and client parameters including a good understanding of civil project management frameworks

  • Prior evidence of community, council and stakeholder management and consultation

  • Broad background in civil construction projects highly beneficial; Civil Infrastructure, Airports, Defence, Education, Commercial, Healthcare, Utilities

  • Confident communicator in client-facing environments and an ability to engage successfully across broad and complex stakeholder groups

  • Experience in developing proposals, contracts and managing sub-contractor agreements in civil construction environments

  • Strong ability to influence and confidence in negotiation.

Preferred Qualifications


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.

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 Line Construction Services

Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 195566BR

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.