City of Charleston Senior Construction Project Manager in Charleston, South Carolina

Job Description

Responsible for overseeing the design and construction of capital/maintenance projects. Works with the Fire Department to create a capital maintenance plan and prioritize needs. Responsible for implementing the plan and overseeing the projects from design through construction. Reviews plans, details, and specifications for capital/maintenance projects and provides advice and comments as to technical approach and adequacy. Responsible for the implementation of capital/maintenance projects after planning, including any or all of the following: preparation of total project budget; selection of design professionals; direction of design process through schematic design, design development and construction documents; bidding, negotiation and award of contract. Manages the construction process of capital/maintenance projects after implementation, including any or all of the following: mobilization coordination, utility coordination, contract administration throughout construction process (agent for City), approval of pay applications, issuing of change orders and/or directives, ensuring compliance with contract documents through final completion and close-out, and monitoring project through warranty period. Assists with long-term maintenance issues related to projects managed. May be involved with the technical review committee. Performs other duties as assigned. Requires: Bachelor’s Degree (BS) or equivalent in architecture, engineering, building science or a related field; and eight to ten years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Valid state issued driver’s license. Professional Engineer (PE), (EIT) or Architectural (RA) License preferred. To perform this job successfully, an individual should have extensive knowledge of Microsoft Windows, Outlook, Excel and Word or similar software. Knowledge of cost estimation and design software helpful.

Branch: City Office

Location: Charleston, SC

Department: Parks

Division: Facilities Maintenance

Job Status: Full-Time

Rate of Pay: $66,461 up to $73,000 DOQ

Closes On: June 22, 2018 at 05:00 PM EST