Program Manager

US-CA-Los Angeles | US-CA-Aliso Viejo
2 months ago
Project Management/Program Management


At Cumming Corporation, you will work on some of the world's most exciting projects in a dynamic environment where your success is measured by the impact you make. We are one of the fastest growing Project and Cost Management Consultancies in America. We’re ranked in the ENR Top 25 and voted one of the best companies to work for out of our HQ in San Diego. With over 20 offices globally, an extremely diverse project portfolio, and double digit year to year revenue growth, the opportunities to make your mark are endless!


We are currently recruiting for a Program Manager located in Orange County, CA, to oversee a variety of projects within the education sector and in support a K-12, bond-funded, construction program. This is a highly visible, high-impact role that will put you at the forefront of building the educational future for the Southern California community. You will be teaming with project, program, and client leadership to provide premier educational facilities for our nation's youth.


  • Primary responsibility of the Project Teams during design and construction.
  • Plans, organizes, directs, coordinates, and reports the construction activities of multiple project teams.
  • Primary interface with the client's internal staff and departments.
  • Manage and execute the goals and objectives of the program while maintaining a fixed budget and scope.
  • Coordinate the involvement of all consultants, internal staff, vendors, and the construction team.
  • Review analyses of activities, costs, operations, and forecast data to determine Team progress toward stated goals and objectives in the best interest of the Client.
  • Ability to hire, manage, cultivate, and develop your team as needed.


  • Bachelors Degree in Architecture, Engineering, Construction Management or a closely related field highly preferred.
  • Minimum 10 years experience in project management, with a focus on education projects as an Owners Representative or in a consultancy capacity required.
  • Program Management experience with large facility experience in the education sector is required.
  • AIA, LEED, PMP, CCM or other related accreditations a plus.
  • Experience with Design-Build and/or integrated design type of projects.
  • Experience utilizing Building Information Modeling (BIM)
  • Experience in Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certified projects and/or the Collaborative for High Performing Schools (CHPS)
  • Experience with Division of the State Architect (DSA) construction/design processes or similar



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