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Project Manager

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Department will be hiring 2 positions from this posting. Please complete the online application and be prepared to attach 3 separate documents: resume, cover letter and a list of 3 professional references with current contact information, including email addresses. Position will remain open until filled; however, for full consideration, applicants should apply by September 25, 2017.

Posting Details

Applications will be accepted until midnight (Eastern Time Zone) on the 'Posting End Date' shown below.

Position Information

Job Title Project Manager
Applications Accepted From University Wide, Public: Open to the public
Special Instructions to Applicants

Department will be hiring 2 positions from this posting.

Please complete the online application and be prepared to attach 3 separate documents: resume, cover letter and a list of 3 professional references with current contact information, including email addresses. Position will remain open until filled; however, for full consideration, applicants should apply by September 25, 2017.

This position is eligible for the following benefits: Level 1 - Medical/Rx, Vision, Dental, Ortho; Winter Break Closure; Holidays Paid; Basic/Supp/Dep Life; Educ. Benefits; Sick Leave; Vacation; Retirement
Posting Number 20161205S
Job Description

The Vice President for Finance and Administration division is seeking qualified individuals for the positions of Project Manager within the Architecture, Design & Construction department.

Established in 1804, OHIO University is the oldest public institution of higher learning in the state of Ohio & the first in the Northwest Territory. Located in the scenic Appalachian foothills, its classic residential campus in Athens, Ohio, is one of the most attractive in the nation.

Manage the design and construction of multiple and complex facilities infrastructure renovation and construction projects on the Athens and Regional Campuses. Manage projects to scope, budget and schedule as well as any repercussions of variances.

Duties include but are not limited to:
1. Provide project management oversight. Prioritize multiple projects of various sizes simultaneously.
2. Lead project budget, schedule, cash flow and overall communications development. Prepare bid documents.
3. Conduct research for new construction techniques, products and designs. Assist in updating university design and construction standards.
4. Lead competitive selection of consultants and contractors for University construction projects.
5. Coordinate training of maintenance staff related to newly completed projects and conduct project debriefing reviews. Review consultants and contractors work: approve schedules, change orders, shop drawings and pay applications.

Successful candidate will also be expected to be proficient in the use of Microsoft programs, Primavera scheduling programs and Auto Cad or equivalent.

Minimum Qualifications

• Bachelor’s degree in Architecture, Interior Design, Engineering or construction project management or related field.
• Minimum of 3 years applicable work experience.

*An equivalent combination of education and experience may also be considered.

Preferred Qualifications

Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft programs.

Demonstrated proficiency in Primavera scheduling progams and Auto Cad or equivalent.

Department Architecture, Design and Construction
Pay Rate

Commensurate with education and experience. Employees also enjoy a generous benefits package including health benefits, paid leave, and full tuition benefits for employees and eligible dependents.

Job Open Date 09/08/2017
Posting Close Date

10/02/2017

Job Category Administrative - Exempt-Salaried
Months 12
Planning Unit Vice President for Finance & Administration
Work Schedule

Typical work expectations are Monday – Friday, 8:00 – 5:00; however, candidates must be willing to work evenings and/or weekends if necessary.

Campus Athens
Expected hours worked per week 40+ hours per week
Expected duration of assignment Indefinite
Applicants may contact this person if they have questions about this position. Teri Johnson or Lynnette Clouse
Diversity Statement

Ohio University is committed to creating a respectful and inclusive educational and workplace environment. Ohio University is an equal access/equal opportunity and affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to building and maintaining a diverse workforce. Women, persons of color, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Ohio University is a member of the OH/Western PA/WV Higher Education Recruitment Consortium. www.ohwpawvherc.org

Job Information

Employment Type Full-Time Regular
Job Family/Subfamily Engineering, Architecture & Plng-Design & Construction
Career Track & Level IC 3
Pay Grade CA&P|18|

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. References
Optional Documents

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you learn about this position?
    • www. ohiouniversityjobs.com
    • www.higheredjobs.com
    • www.ohiomeansjobs.com
    • The Athens Messenger
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Ohio University employee
    • OHIO Jobs Line (phone)
    • Employment Agency
    • Posted Announcement
    • Professional association
    • Social Media (LinkedIn, Twitter, etc)
    • OTHER
  2. * Please indicate highest degree achieved.
    • No degree
    • Associate's degree.
    • Bachelor's degree.
    • Bachelor's Degree with some graduate course work.
    • Master's Degree.
    • Ph.D. or equivalent
  3. * Please indicate your highest level of work-related experience
    • No experience
    • Less than 3 years
    • At least 3 years, but less than 5 years
    • At least 5 years, but less than 7 years
    • At least 7 years, but less than 10 years
    • 10 years or more