Job Title: Construction Manager
Location: Iowa Valley Community College District Office
Brief Job Description/Summary: The purpose of this position is to act as owner representative to ensure contractor compliance with construction contract requirements and to oversee all aspects of construction management on assigned projects. This includes managing multiple complex construction activities concurrently to build new or modify existing buildings, classrooms, facilities; including utilities, equipment installation and exterior improvements. Responsible for coordination and supervision of the construction process from the conceptual development stage through post occupancy and warranty
period, in a time and cost effective manner. Oversees the organization, planning, bidding, scheduling, and implementation of projects and all onsite and offsite construction projects to monitor compliance with building and safety regulations. Interfaces with staff, faculty, administration, project architects, engineers and general contractors related to all aspects of development and planning. Acts as the primary District contact on construction projects and orchestrate processes on all job sites; oversees the performance of all contractors; and ensures that all work is completed according to construction plans, specifications and schedule. Serves as liaison between multiple District sites and departments and other stakeholders. Travel is required between sites in the performance of duties as well as periodic travels to other destinations. This position will be funded via the November 2019 bond issue and will be funded
through June 2023 with the possibility of a one year extension.
List of Job Duties: Knowledge of facilities management and building /facility budgets and procedures, preferably in an education setting. High attention to detail, ability to manage multiple projects at once with no decline in quality control. Working knowledge of computer software programs which may include Word, Excel, or similar programs. Independent decision making, ability to exercise good judgment, and use critical thinking skills. Ability to work in an environment of shifting priorities; frequent interruptions; hectic pace; and interaction with student, staff, and or the public. Working knowledge general office procedures and protocols. Knowledge of blueprint reading, engineering and contracts review. Ability to handle highly confidential matters and material with discretion and work independently as well as be a collaborative team player in completing assigned task and meeting deadlines. Organizational skill, time management, relationship building and communication skills.
Required Experience and/or Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Completion of an Associate’s of Arts degree and 5 years of experience or 10 plus years of progressively responsible construction management experience required. Comprehensive knowledge of national and Iowa building codes and other pertinent laws relating to construction. Must be able to accurately review, understand and evaluate drawings and specifications as well as trouble shoot potential problems.
Further information/application process contact: Please click here for our online application http://www.iavalley.edu/district/forms/affirmative_action.php Applicants will be asked to include cover letter and resume once the on-line application is ready to be submitted. Contact information is also located on our website.
Closing Date: Open Until Filled