Under general direction, the Project Manager is responsible for communication, including status reporting, risk management, escalation of issues that cannot be resolved in the team, and, in general, making sure the project is delivered within budget, on schedule, and within scope. Manages all aspects of construction projects throughout the project lifecycle including project scope, schedule, resources, quality, costs and change; takes a leadership role in promotion of project management initiatives; builds relationships and interact effectively with co-workers and leadership supporting the assigned project(s); communicates regularly to core team and key stakeholders to strengthen team member engagement and/or influence stakeholder opinion of the process or results.
May perform any and/or all of the following:
Assists user groups with development of space planning program.
Provides construction management services on assigned projects; monitors and documents construction project progress; prepares special reports as required.
Coordinates selection process for outside consultants (architects, engineers) with user and SLU administration.
Prepares cost estimates for proposed projects.
Supervises support staff assigned to particular projects; performs other duties as assigned.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND PERSONAL CHARACTERISTICS:
Knowledge of project design and criteria to interpret
Technical knowledge of construction methods, building systems, and terminology
Project management skills
Interpersonal/human relations skills
Verbal and written communication skills
Ability to read blueprints and clarify design details
Ability to operate personal computer, financial recording system, and various software
Ability to maintain confidentiality
Education and experience equivalent to:
Bachelors degree in engineering or related field; supplemented with two (2) years of project management experience.
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