Sr. Project Manager - Campus Design and Facility Development (CDFD)-2013963
The Campus Design and Facility Development (CDFD) team at Carnegie Mellon University is responsible for the planning, acquisition, design, construction and renovation of university facilities. We are committed to supporting the University by offering high quality, innovative and efficient spaces that cultivate the teaching, learning and research goals of all students, faculty and staff.
We are searching for a Sr. Project Manager, to join our team. This is an excellent opportunity if you thrive in an interesting and challenging work environment. In this role, you will be responsible for conducting comprehensive research on project needs, integrating project functions within the framework of ongoing activities within the University, meeting with department customers to scope out and estimate projects and advising customers on complex project plans. You will also coordinate design and construction of multiple projects, prepare budgets, schedules, scopes of work and status reports. You may lead the selection of work and collaborate with applicable architect, engineer and outside contractors as assigned and maintain strong working relations with management, clients and outside professionals.
Core responsibilities include:
Assisting other project managers, construction supervisors, designers, etc. with solving technical problems on other projects, as needed.
Attending meetings related to the project and reviews minutes from all project meetings to stay ahead of design changes, ensuring that the project design remains within the approved program, scope, and budget unless specifically approved otherwise.
Guiding the Architect/Engineer in their relationship with the University and coordinates the interaction between the Customer Representative and the Architect/Engineer.
Developing and/or reviewing engineering studies or analysis as required. Coordinating the review of the design documents, i.e., drawings, specifications, etc., prepared by the Consultant or in-house Designers.
In conjunction with department leadership, overseeing, coordinating and/or leading various project procurement processes including consultant selection, bidding processes, fee, and contract negotiation.
Leading all aspects of project construction. Scheduling and conducting value engineering and constructability review meetings of the design documents. Managing communications about construction impacts to campus, inspecting site to review progress of work, answering questions, ensuring on time completion of work, and investigating and problem solving as they are encountered.
Managing the project closing and turnover to facilities process, making sure that the accurate training has taken place and that all the record documents, and O&M manuals are turned over at the end of the job. Ensuring that a set of record (as-built) drawings is prepared and it turned over to the University by the design consultant at the end of the project and that this set of drawings is incorporated into the central file maintained by FP&C.
Bachelor's degree required
8+ years of Project Management experience required
Project Management Professional Certification preferred
Are you interested in this opportunity with us? Please apply.
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Job Function: Project / Program Management
Primary Location: United States-Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh
Time Type: Full Time
Minimum Education Level: Bachelor's Degree or equivalent
Internal Number: 2013963
About Carnegie Mellon University
Carnegie Mellon (www.cmu.edu) is a private, internationally ranked research university with programs in areas ranging from science, technology and business, to public policy, the humanities and the arts. More than 12,000 students in the university’s seven schools and colleges benefit from a small student-to-faculty ratio and an education characterized by its focus on creating and implementing solutions for real problems, interdisciplinary collaboration and innovation. A global university, Carnegie Mellon’s main campus in the United States is in Pittsburgh, Pa. It has campuses in California’s Silicon Valley and Qatar, and programs in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe and Mexico.