Aviation Construction Project Manager

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Under general direction, is responsible for planning, developing and implementing project efforts that utilize solutions for one or more small to medium-sized, moderately complex projects. May exercise functional supervision over assigned staff.

San Antonio International Airport, 457 Sandau, San Antonio, Texas 78216

7:45 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Monday – Friday; may require evenings, weekends and holidays as needed


  • Manages the design, development, and implementation of projects to include, but not limited to gathering and defining the project requirements; obtains staffing requirements; and forms projected teams.
  • Develops methods, procedures, and quality objectives including metrics for assessing progress; utilizes established project standards, procedures, and quality objectives.
  • Conducts project kickoff meetings; communicates individual roles and project expectations; ensures all project team members have the tools and training required to perform effectively.
  • Develops detailed project plans and schedules.
  • Provides work direction and leadership to assigned projects, including scheduling, assignment of work, and review of project efforts.
  • Monitors project milestones and critical dates to identify potential risk to project schedule; identifies ways to resolve schedule issues; keeps management current on any changes.
  • Assesses variances from the project plans; gathers metrics, and develops and implements changes as necessary to ensure that the project remains within specified scope and is within time, cost, and quality objectives.
  • Conducts formal quality assurance reviews with business sponsor during and upon project completion to confirm acceptance and satisfaction.
  • Provides the team with constructive feedback as it pertains to project performance.
  • Interviews, selects, supervises, develops, and if necessary, counsels personnel according to established COSA policies, procedures, and guidelines.
  • Develops and maintains a productive working relationship with project sponsors, project team members, and vendors.
  • Performs related duties and fulfills responsibilities as required.


  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university.
  • Two (2) years of project management experience.
  • Must pass a Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Security Threat Assessment and a Criminal History Records check upon employment.
  • Must maintain federally mandated security clearance required to work at an airport at all times.


  • Construction Management, Architecture or Engineer degree, or equivalent experience. in the construction industry.
  • Construction contract management experience.
  • Airport construction experience.
  • Familiarity with FAA policies, funding, and procedures as it relates to Airport construction.
  • Experience developing project scopes of work, budgets, and schedules.

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