1+ months

Senior Project Manager, Corporate Real Estate

American Airlines
New York, NY 10007

Location: John F Kennedy Intl Apt (JFK-TRML) 
Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 30660 


Join us for a career with endless possibilities.

Looking for a job where a passion for innovation, a culture of teamwork, and opportunities for growth are valued and rewarded? You’ve come to the right place.


You don’t have to be an airline aficionado to join American Airlines. It takes more than cool planes to keep us ahead of the curve, and thanks to our team of behind the scenes professionals, we do just that. As the largest airline in the world, American Airlines is in the business of serving the global travel needs of our customers. At the core of the Company is our commitment to each customer and each employee. We are dedicated to developing and delivering what our customers value and are willing to pay for. Customer-centric planning, innovative marketing, and an exceptional customer experience are supported by a cadre of talented people. 


What does it take to join us? We’re glad you asked! We expect exceptional skills in your discipline and a dedication to being the best as we relentlessly pursue our goal of being not just the largest airline in the world, but also the best airline in the world.


Fortunately, we’re building on almost a century of innovation and firsts in our industry – and we plan to continue that tradition of excellence.

About The Job

This job is a member of the Corporate Real Estate Team within the Corporate Affairs Division. Responsible for the design and construction management oversight of complex corporate facilities primarily at JFK, but also includes LGA, EWR and BOS, in strict accordance with approved corporate space standards, schedules and budgets, and that meet all requirements of the user groups.


Specifically, you'll do the following:

  • Develop project scope and/or definition documents
  • Work with multiple user groups and internal departments to establish project program
  • Prepare and manage procurement process for projects
  • Create internal funding documents and consultants service request forms
  • Create project estimates, budgets and schedules
  • Create design and construction documents
  • Oversee technical direction of project architects, engineers and consultants involved in assigned projects to ensure that all program requirements are meet within budget and time constraints
  • Provide written and verbal project status reports
  • Represent the best interest of the company at public meetings regarding departmental affairs
  • Manage direct reports
  • Ability to travel

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Architecture, Engineering or Construction Management
  • 10 years of experience in design, planning, development and management of airport facility construction projects


Preferred Qualifications

  • Prior experience with airport master plan projects
  • Prior experience in aviation construction and facilities development
  • Knowledge of architectural and engineering construction documents, contracts and commercial real estate
  • Ability to think strategically and understand the business need for each project
  • Ability to make ongoing decisions based on the best results for the company
  • Ability to anticipate upcoming problems and avoid them to preserve project's intent, schedule and budget
  • Ability to handle large and complex projects requiring multi phased approach and or projects that are fast-tracked
  • Ability to work with diversified user groups
  • Ability to manage direct reports

Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 30660 


Posted: 2019-06-20 Expires: 2019-09-16

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American Airlines
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