PROJECT MANAGER – CONSTRUCTION PROJECT MANAGER

The University of Iowa department of Facilities Management, Planning, Design & Construction, is seeking a Construction Project Manager to manage a group of capital projects. Projects have a high level of complexity and can be high profile and have a greater impact on the operations of the institution. May be multi-phased with multiple contracts; project team may include staff from several disciplines and/or departments as well as Specialty Consultants. The successful candidate will successfully deliver several quality capital improvement projects on schedule and within budget, requiring independent decision-making, analysis, anticipation, and assessment skills.  Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to planning, organizing, monitoring, and managing projects to achieve project objectives.

Required Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in engineering, construction technology, architecture or a related field or an equivalent combination of related education and experience.  Considerable (3-5 years) experience in construction management or construction supervision.  Excellent communication (written and verbal) and problem solving skills.  Proficient in computer software applications.  Familiarity with construction site safety guidelines.

Desired Qualifications:  Experience in a customer focused, team-oriented environment.  Considerable (3-5 years) experience in construction management or construction supervision on a university campus.  Experience with project management software, commissioning processes, laboratory or MEPT capital improvement projects and/or state building inspection procedures.

Salary commensurate with experience and qualifications, including an excellent benefit package.

To apply for this position, visit our website at http://jobs.uiowa.edu and reference requisition #60813. 

The University of Iowa is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer; women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.