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Jul 7 2021

Professional University of Nebraska Central Administration System Office — Project Manager / Construction Manager

University of Nebraska Central Administration System Office Lincoln, Nebraska, United States

Project Manager / Construction Manager

Position Number: 2012405P

Job Description Summary:
The Project Manager / Construction Manager (PM/ CM) is the University’s owner’s representative and facilitates the delivery of projects including planning, design, construction, occupancy, and warranty for new and modified University facilities. The PM/ CM will effectively complete projects within the specified project requirements, schedule, budget, and programmatic purpose. Successful projects are achieved through active PM/ CM leadership and stakeholder partnering. Assigned projects will vary in scope and include complexities requiring initiative, communication, risk management thinking, and problem solving as well as knowledge of multifaceted design and construction issues and specialties. Primary competencies required are Leadership, Program Delivery, Project Management, Planning, Resource Management, Effective Communication, Risk Management Thinking, Team Building, Technical and Occupational Knowledge, and Problem Solving. This PM/ CM position will work primarily out of the department’s Lincoln office.

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Position Announcement:

Bachelor’s degree. Bachelor’s or advanced degree in architecture, engineering, construction management, planning, or related field proven with work experience. Seven (7) years of experience managing capital projects that were completed according to organizational standards. Proficiency in software programs including spreadsheets, word processing, databases, presentations, workflows, pdfs. Knowledge and basic skills with 2D and 3D design. Work experience must demonstrate strong project leadership, effective verbal and written communication, organizational and decision-making skills.

Ten (10) or more years of experience managing capital projects. Demonstrated experience with project or campus planning, classroom design, and/or cost estimating. Prior work experience as an Owner’s Representative. Registration /licensure as an architect or professional engineer. Previous design experience with an architecture/engineering consulting firm. Experience using project management systems. Proficiency in REVIT, Sketchup, 3D design and modeling, and/or GIS. Experience with large scale and complex projects. Experience with design-build and construction manager delivery methods. Equivalent combination of education, experience, that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities may be considered.

Work Schedule:
Pay Basis: Monthly
Benefits Eligible: Yes
Benefits Percentile:
Posting Number: TBD
Number of Vacancies: 1
Open Date: 06/28/2021
Close Date:
May Close at Any Time Open Until Filled: Yes
Review of Applications Date: 07/20/2021

Special Instructions to Applicant:
Along with your application, please attach a resume, cover letter and the names, email addresses and telephone numbers for three professional references. If you need assistance with your application, please call 402-472-3701. Applicants should note that projects for FPC are University-wide, but this position will work primarily out of the department’s Lincoln office.

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The University of Nebraska does not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation in its programs, activities, or employment. The University of Nebraska is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action and E-Verify employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, or protected veteran status. All positions opened at the University of Nebraska are subject to veterans’ preference.


Job Categories: Full-Time. Job Types: Professional.

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