The Capital Planning & Development department is seeking a Project Manager. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointments are at the discretion of the Associate Vice President.
The purpose of this position is to manage capital and noncapital construction projects across the university. This position will manage projects from inception to completion including the planning, design, and construction phases. It will coordinate activities of designated projects to ensure that goals or objectives of project are accomplished within prescribed time frame and funding parameters, adhere to university design and construction standards and are compliant with the campus master plan and historic district requirements. Travel to offcampus meetings and construction sites may be required.
This position manages and coordinates the hiring and termination process for professional services consultants and contractors. This position will establish and maintain relationships with internal departments and customers and external stakeholders including city building officials. All work will be carried out according to university administrative and financial processes and procedures. Work may include the creation of studies and feasibility reports.
This position will actively work to carry forward the vision, mission and values of the Capital Planning and Development department as it supports the instructional, research and service goals of the University.
Typically requires Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Architecture (Civil, Structural, Electrical or Mechanical) or a closely related field. 5 years of relevant experience. May require certification or licensure.
Bachelor's degree in Architecture/Engineering (Civil, Structural, Electrical or Mechanical), Construction Engineering Management or a closely related field.
5 years of relevant construction project management experience. Relevant experience includes but not limited to: work on teaching and learning facilities, research facilities, student housing, and athletic facilities. Values of project work should vary between $100k and $50M.
Extensive knowledge in the fields of architecture, engineering, and building construction.
General knowledge of state and local building codes.
Demonstrable ability to apply sound judgment, negotiate, and problem solve.
Demonstrated ability to take initiative and lead within the organization.
Effectively manage multiple projects concurrently in various stages of development, develop priorities, and negotiate solutions to meet designated project goals or objectives.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to work effectively with internal and external customers.
Knowledge and experience with office technology (email, project management, calendar/scheduling, spreadsheets).
This position is designated as a critical or security-sensitive position; therefore, the incumbent must successfully complete a Criminal History Check and be determined to be position qualified as per OSU Standard 576-055-0000 et seq. Incumbents are required to self-report convictions and those in Youth Programs may have additional Criminal History Checks every 24 months.
This position requires driving a university vehicle or a personal vehicle on behalf of the university; therefore, the incumbent must successfully complete a motor vehicle history check, possess and maintain a current, valid driver's license in their state of residence, be determined to be position qualified and self-report convictions as per University Policy 05-030.
Office setting & site visits.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is commensurate with education and experience.
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