Capital Planning & Development is seeking a Construction Manager. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Director.
The purpose of this position is to construct, protect, repair, maintain, and preserve the physical facilities and utility systems of Oregon State University. The Construction Manager will provide timely, cost effective and professional services that enhance the instructional, research and service goals of the University. The results of this program affect the entire University student body, faculty, and staff.
The Construction Manager is responsible for planning, design and construction of capital and non-capital construction projects. This position manages up to $100 million worth of capital projects at a time while also providing project management for 6 -18 non-capital projects. The Construction Manager is responsible for project management, construction management and administration of campus architectural and engineering projects. This position will interview, hire and terminate design consultants, construction contractors and staff in order to execute the project work. This position provides experience and expertise in complex, occupied, multi-phased renovations for the design and construction group.
Typically requires Bachelor’s degree in Construction Engineering Management, Engineering, Architecture or a closely related field. Experience clarifying specification requirements for the design of facilities and construction documents. Knowledge of state and local building codes.
Bachelor's degree AND
Three years applicable experience with construction, engineering, and architectural related work including design, specifications, project management, construction management, contract implementation, code compliance, sustainable design, and construction practices and related work OR
Eight year's relevant experience. Relevant experience includes activities directly associated with design of buildings and building systems, construction and/or construction management.
Experience participating on a project team actively managing construction processes.
Ability to understand and interpret construction documents.
Knowledge in the field of engineering/architecture (civil, structural, electrical, and mechanical) and building construction.
Knowledge of state and local building codes.
Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with a wide variety of parties involved in the construction process.
Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines.
Excellent customer service skills.
Ability to anticipate project issues, schedule and budget implications.
A demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity.
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 and site visits.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is commensurate with education, training and experience
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