Construction Manager


239 days ago

United Arab Emirates - Dubai, Dubai
  • *Job Summary**
In support of the Project Director the Construction Manager will lead AECOMs delivery of project construction management scope of services. The candidate will act as support to the PD and be the clients main point of contact in the absence of the PD advising on all matters related to the scope of work under the contract.

Job Duties:

+ Leads the delivery (time, cost, quality) of assigned package.

+ Supervise and manage the contractors to ensure the works are constructed as per specification and to established milestone dates.

+ Manage and direct the project delivery team to undertake day to day inspections of the works.

+ Maintain a very high level of Safety awareness and ensure the contractor complies with his obligations.

+ Support the PD / Contracts Manager to administer the FIDIC based contract where aplicable.

+ Presents progress and package issues to client team.

+ Negotiates changes to the scope of work with the Client and key subcontractors.

+ Responsible for following up on instructions & commitments associated with the project

+ Establishes and monitors the Project Execution Plan

+ Establishes the program requirements for all areas of the project and monitors site staff performance

+ Plans, directs, supervises and controls the execution of all fiscal and administrative functions of the project and the site team

+ Work with other managers, project engineers and discipline Heads to develop budgets, schedules and plans for the various elements of the project

+ Monitors and reports to management on the progress of all project activities within the program, including significant milestones and any conditions, which would affect project cost, schedule, performance or Client relation

+ Establishes internal weekly meetings to review project status and formulate action items

+ Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate

+ Represent the company in all Client meetings.

+ Provides risk management, reviews of claims and highlights key contractual issues

Specific Skills Required:

+ Delivery experience of high rise, commercial / residential project with entertainment / retail components would be beneficial.
  • *Minimum Requirements**
+ Minimum 12-15 years of related construction supervision / management experience on Building and Construction or Infrastructure projects with a broad general engineering background.
  • *Preferred Qualifications**
+ Bachelor Degree in relevant Engineering field (i.e. Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Structural etc) and PMP, plus membership of a recognized professional institution preferred. Working knowledge of contracts in pre and post contract stage for delivery and execution (FIDIC, NEC,etc)
  • *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_** _Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)_
  • *_Country_** _United Arab Emirates_
  • *_Position Status_** _Full-Time_
  • *_Requisition/Vacancy No._** _197420BR_
_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._