The University of Pittsburgh is seeking a qualified Project Manager, Construction. They will be reporting to the Senior Manager of Construction. The Project Manager, Construction will be responsible for the oversight and management of assigned capital projects of advanced scope, including new building and renovation projects. The Project Manager, Construction provides expertise as it pertains to construction management, design, the scope of work, and cost estimations.
For all construction projects, the Project Manager determines user needs, defines the scope of professional services, manages the development of construction drawings and specifications, coordinates field work and contractor activities, develops contracts, prepares budgets and scope of work, sources all necessary resources, and ensures quality and execution of all projects. The Project Manager must maintain a working knowledge of compliance and standards, and make recommendations for enhancements to the project management process.
The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled
Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Architecture, or a related discipline is required or equivalent combination of education and experience. Ten plus years of experience in the construction industry is required. Construction experience in a higher education/campus environment is strongly preferred. Demonstrated ability to work in a collaborative environment and lead teams of contractors is required. Comprehensive knowledge of applicable building codes, construction standards, and design standards is essential. Strong verbal and written communication skills are required. Proficiency with Microsoft Windows 8.1, Excel, Work, Access, Project and related programs is required. Experience with CPM scheduling is a plus.