UMBC is a vibrant 14,000-student suburban research university ranked one of the world's top universities by Times Higher Education. The selected candidate will join an innovative and diverse team working at an institution named by the Chronicle of Higher Education as one of the best academic workplaces in the nation for the past nine years. For more information on UMBC visit: http://umbc.edu/
Facilities Management is seeking a Project Manager to mange the design and construction process for new construction and renovation projects on UMBC's four million square foot, 512-acre campus.
Why Work at UMBC?
UMBC offers competitive compensation. This role starts at $100,000and has over 4 weeks of vacation for regular full time roles. Tuition remission is also available.
Coordinate and lead project development activities from point of client conception to project completion
Support the procurement and administration of contracts for the design and construction teams
Create, coordinate and facilitate projects schedules
Prepare and maintain project budgets
Liaise with internal clients, campus administrators and external contractors
Support the development and implementation of campus standards and management guidelines
Provide technical expertise in a professional field such as architecture, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, civil engineering, landscape architecture or another construction-related field
Prioritize ongoing and new projects, as well as conduct research and gather information
Perform other duties as assigned.
Required Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree (preferably in Architecture, Electrical Engineering, Construction Management or a related field)
Three years of experience in a construction management technical specialization such as architecture, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, civil engineering, landscape architecture or another construction-related field
Must have well developed analytical, organizational and problem-solving skills; excellent interpersonal and customer service skills; strong verbal/written communication and presentation skills; knowledge of principles and practices of project management and construction technologies; demonstrated ability to manage design and construction projects; proven consultation and change management skills; and computer skills in relevant design and office applications.
Note: Additional related experience and formal education in which one has gained the knowledge, skills, and abilities required for full performance of the work may be substituted for the education or experience requirement on a year-for-year basis with 30 college credits being equivalent to one year of experience.
Five years experience in a construction management technical specialization preferred. Experience with sustainable design, energy conserving measures, electrical and mechanical systems. Experience with design and construction contract administration in occupied Higher Education setting.
If you require a reasonable accommodation for a disability for any part of the employment process, please contact the Human Resources Department at 410-455-2337 or MD TTY Relay Service 1-800-735-2258 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.
As required by the 1986 Immigration Act, be prepared to present acceptable documentation upon hire showing your identity and that you are a U.S. citizen or an alien who is authorized to work.
UMBC is a dynamic public research university integrating teaching, research and service to benefit the citizens of Maryland. As an Honors University, the campus offers academically talented students a strong undergraduate liberal arts foundation that prepares them for graduate and professional study, entry into the workforce, and community service and leadership. UMBC emphasizes science, engineering, information technology, human services and public policy at the graduate level. UMBC contributes to the economic development of the State and the region through entrepreneurial initiatives, workforce training, K-16 partnerships, and technology commercialization in collaboration with public agencies and the corporate community. UMBC is dedicated to cultural and ethnic diversity, social responsibility and lifelong learning.