Codes and Standards, Operations, Policy and Planning, Project Management
4 Year Degree
This position is responsible for managing building repair & equipment replacement and construction/renovation projects. During project development, this position determines project scope, prepares cost estimates, prepares Requests for Qualifications (RFQ) and Requests for Proposals (RFP) for professional architectural/engineering (A/E) design firms, selects and hires consultants, negotiates design fees, develops and manages design contracts, reviews and approves design and construction documents, manages the bidding process, hires construction contractors, prepares construction contracts including award by BOCC if applicable, manages/monitors the construction process, oversees consultant construction administration, reviews and approves consultant and contractor invoices and change orders, coordinates and communicates between customer, A/E, and contractor, approves project close-out documents, and ascertains that all systems and facilities are in compliance with the contract documents. The position may also assist with the procurement and monitoring of service contractors for the Facilities Maintenance & Operations Division which includes but is not limited to HVAC, plumbing, electrical, structural and petroleum equipment maintenance
Licensing Requirements: Valid Driver's License. Positions require one of the following; Licensure as a Professional Engineer (PE), Architect, or a (4) year Construction Management Degree from a regionally accredited College or University may be considered in lieu of a PE for Project Managers in the Facility Maintenance and Operations Division.
The desired profile is for a licensed engineer or architect with a minimum of four years experience after licensure. Construction Project Management experience and teamwork skills are important qualifications. Position requires a valid NC or SC driver's license.
Telecommuting is allowed.
Internal Number: 108963
About Mecklenburg County
Mecklenburg County is home to approximately 1,000,000 residents and the City of Charlotte. With 6.9 million residents within 100 miles, Mecklenburg County and Charlotte lie in the heart of a region that is the sixth largest urban area in the United States. Mecklenburg County has the largest population of any county in the State of North Carolina. The County includes the City of Charlotte; the towns of Cornelius, Davidson, and Huntersville (north of Charlotte); and the towns of Matthews, Mint Hill, and Pineville (south and southeast of Charlotte). Mecklenburg County is the most populous county between Atlanta, Georgia and Washington, D.C. In fact, between 2005 and 2015, the metropolitan region’s population growth rate averaged 2.6 percent. Over the last decade, Mecklenburg County has attracted a large and growing number of people from around the country and the world. As a major hub for American Airlines – one of the country’s largest airlines – it is easy to get to Mecklenburg County. This access has helped attract several Fortune 500 and 1000 companies that bring millions of investment dollars into the local economy. With a world-renowned park and recreation system, a range of pro...fessional and minor league sports teams, and diverse communities, people who come to Mecklenburg County find an energized downtown and a variety of living options. The North Carolina Constitution gives residents of all counties the right to elect a Board of County Commissioners (BOCC). Since 1994, Mecklenburg County has been governed by a nine-member BOCC with six members elected by districts and three elected at– large. The BOCC appoints a County Manager who is the CEO of the organization. For more information about Mecklenburg County, please visit the County website at MeckNC.gov.