Architectural Project Manager
Kennesaw State University
Job ID: 238062
Location: Kennesaw, Georgia
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Are you ready to join a higher education community leading in innovative teaching and learning? Kennesaw State University is one of the 50 largest public institutions in the country and one of the largest in the state of Georgia offering more than 150 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral degrees to its nearly 43,000 students. Our university's vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties, entrepreneurial spirit, and Division I athletics draw students from throughout the region and from 92 countries across the globe. We are growing and searching for talented people to join our mission. Find your wings at KSU.
Our Kennesaw campus is located at 1000 Chastain Road NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144. Our Marietta campus is located at 1100 South Marietta Parkway, Marietta, GA 30060.
Coordinates major and minor project renovations and/or activities related to the design and construction of campus buildings. Assures completion of projects, compliance, and adherence to campus design standards and state codes.
1. Manages and coordinates the work of professional firms, contractors, facilities and University community
2. Coordinates and conducts campus review of design documents and specifications
3. Negotiates and prepares requests for proposals, change orders, consulting agreement contracts, construction documents and manage project budgets
4. Reviews, reconciles and approves invoices for payment
5. Coordinates with Fire Marshal on project reviews along with inspections
6. Visits work sites and inspects projects to ensure compliance with specifications and standards
7. Serves as university's representative on matters related to warranty
8. Arranges for receipt, storage, disposal, movement, and accountability of materials, equipment, and furniture
9. Serves as liaison among physical plant shops, campus departments, and external contractors
Bachelor's degree required from an accredited institution of higher education in Architecture, Interior Design or related field
Other Required Qualifications
Current, valid and unrestricted Georgia driver's license
Five (5) years of related work experience
Additional Preferred Qualifications
Professional Architecture or Interior Design license and/or certification
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Able to lead large projects that require strong partnerships and coordination with multiple institutional units; Able to translate and communicate between technical and business teams; Able to anticipate problems and proactively develop appropriate solutions; Able to appropriately assess and communicate risks, benefits, and alternatives; Able to maximize value by balancing risks against potential organization gains; Able to lead a team with autonomy, making sound and timely decisions as appropriate, and using good judgement to determine which decisions should be escalated; Able to deal with multiple tasks or projects at one time meeting assigned deadlines
Strong leadership, customer service, and relationship building skills; Excellent interpersonal, initiative, teamwork, problem solving, independent judgment, organization, communication (verbal and written), time management, project management and presentation skills; Proficient with computer applications and programs associated with the position (i.e. Microsoft Office suite, Internet, and AutoCAD); Strong attention to detail and follow up skills; Strong customer service skills and phone and e-mail etiquette
Equal Employment Opportunity
Kennesaw State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. It is the policy of Kennesaw State University to recruit, hire, train, promote and educate persons without regard to age, color, disability, ethnicity, gender, national origin race religion, sexual orientation, or status as a protected Veteran. Kennesaw State University is a participant in the Employment Eligibility Verification Program (E-Verify) effective October 15, 2007. Participant ID: 61415
This is a supervisory position.
This position does not have any financial responsibilities.
Yes, this position will be required to drive.
This role is not considered a position of trust.
This position does not require a purchasing card (P-Card).
This position may travel 1% - 24% of the time
This position does not require security clearance.
- Standard Enhanced + Education & DMV
All applicants are required to include professional references as part of their application process. Some positions may require additional job-based screenings such as motor vehicle report, credit check, pre-employment drug screening and/or verification of academic credentials.
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