Manage large complicated construction projects up to $1,000,000 to assure they are completed on schedule and in accordance with contract specifications and UTA standards. Responsible for managing campus construction projects, provide day to day project quality control and for maintaining accurate construction project records.
Interacts with contractors, construction inspectors and other university personnel to satisfy requirements of all parties involved during construction. Coordinate and conduct on-site, pre-cost estimate meeting and pre-construction meetings with users, contractors and UT Arlington support departments. Coordinate and conduct project meetings to ensure schedules and budgets are being maintained. Maintains logs for contractor's submittals, requests for information and change order proposals. Assists in responding to contractor's requests for information and construction submittals. Function as group Administrator for implementation and strict adherence to the use of adopted Project Management software (PlanGrid, E-Builder) by both the design team and Job Order Contracts. Coordinate final punch list walks with users, contractors and UT Arlington support groups. Acquire project acceptance from users and process project closeout documentation. Assist Facilities Management design group in project programming and developing construction documents. Review Construction Documents prepared by OFM for accuracy, clarity, completeness and constructability. Respond to Emergency on Call before/during/after normal hours of operation. This includes: Fires, Electrical Outages, Floods and Icy Conditions. Must be able to identify the problem, plan for the appropriate action, communicate severity and resolve the problem. Perform other duties as assigned.
Seven (7) years of experience in construction project management or construction coordination or the equivalent experience.
Bachelor’s degree. Ten (10) years of experience in construction project management or coordination. Knowledge of and experience with appropriate computer applications. Ability to interact with contractors, construction inspectors, and UT Arlington personnel involved in construction phases of projects. Ability to maintain accurate project documentation. MS Office Suite, MS Project, excel, PlanGrid, other project management software such as E-Builder, overall strong understanding of the design and construction process both in the field and documentation thereof.
Applicants must include in their online resume the following information: 1) Employment history: name of company, period employed (from month/year to month/year), job title, summary of job duties and 2) Education: school name, degree type, and major.
UTA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Additionally, the University prohibits discrimination in employment on the basis of sexual orientation. A criminal background check will be conducted on finalists. The UTA is a tobacco free campus.
Open Until Filled: No
Internal Number: 11465
About University of Texas at Arlington
With annual research expenditures in excess of $100M, the University of Texas at Arlington is a Carnegie Research-1 “highest research activity” institution committed to life-enhancing discovery, innovative instruction, and caring community engagement. A leading institution in the heart of the thriving North Texas region, UTA nurtures minds within an environment that values excellence, ingenuity, and diversity. With a total global enrollment of over 59,000 in AY 2018-19, UTA is one of the largest institutions in the University of Texas System. Guided by its Strategic Plan Bold Solutions | Global Impact, UTA fosters interdisciplinary research and teaching to enable the sustainable megacity of the future within four broad themes: health and the human condition, sustainable urban communities, global environmental impact, and data-driven discovery. UTA was cited by U.S. News & World Report as having the second lowest average student debt among U.S. universities in 2018. U.S. News & World Report also ranks UTA fourth in the nation for undergraduate diversity. The University is a Hispanic-Serving Institution and is ranked as the top four-year college in Texas for veterans on Military Times’ 2018 Best for Vets list.