The Project Manager will report directly to the Director of Planning, Design, & Construction and is responsible for managing UMSL's capital and expense projects. This position will work closely with the client stakeholders to communicate and deliver projects to UMSL's expectations. The Project Manager is responsible and accountable for all phases of a project including budget, planning, design, construction, closeout and financial controls.
Accountable and responsible for managing multiple projects from end to end
Develop and manage project timelines and budgets
Works closely with Business Manager on all financial cost controls
Foster relationships with client and internal stakeholders, and manage expectations
Work closely with procurement on all bid packages
Conduct weekly project meetings in small and large settings
Responsible for weekly and monthly reporting
Direct consultants on specific project requirements. Ensure University standards, policies and procedures are followed. Coordinate specific project requirements with other University departments
Review consultant's documents for constructability and conformance to University requirements Conduct detailed review meetings of all discipline's work at design milestones and prior to bidding
Manage the bidding process, conduct pre-bid meetings and bid openings
Work with campus Maintenance Operations to avoid and resolve problems during construction. Ensure University has received complete documentation prior to project closeout.
A Bachelor's degree and at least 3 years of experience or equivalent experience
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Ability to work independently; takes initiative in seeking efficiencies of processes
Problem solving abilities; attention to detail and accuracy
Excellent communication skills in public presentations and written correspondence
Organizational skills needed to handle several projects concurrently
Ability to give direction, adapt to change and establish relationships
Capability of reviewing and understanding construction drawings and specifications
Application Deadline December 7, 2021
Applicants must combine all application materials (cover letter, resume, and list of three references with contact information) into one PDF or Microsoft Word document and upload as a resume attachment during the application process. Limit document name to 50 characters. Maximum size limit is 11MB. Do not include special characters (e.g., /, &, %, etc.).
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The University of Missouri - St. Louis offers benefit-eligible employees a wide variety of benefits including: health, dental and vision coverage effective on the first day of employment, vacation and sick time accrual, four personal days per year, tuition assistance for employees and their dependents, pension and employee and dependent life insurance. For more information about our benefits, please visit http://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits .
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