Job ID: 2019-10507 Type: Full-Time # of Openings: 1 Category: Facilities Management and Physical Plant
Princeton University’s Office of Capital Projects (OCP), seeks an experienced Project Manager Civil (PMC) to join our dynamic staff.
In collaboration with the Program Manager as well as University stakeholders, the PMC will manage individual consulting firms, which are providing service in connection with the Capital Plan, and will also work as part of large capital project teams, supporting the Program Manager on projects, to provide input, guidance and oversight on civil engineering.
The PMC position will manage discreet projects in connection with University development projects, with total project costs for individual site development projects up to $25M. The PMC will work with the Office of the University Architect and will also act as part of project teams, providing support on compliance with standards, quality assurance and progress.
This is an exciting time to join Princeton as it embarks on an ambitious, multi-year capital program. The development of new academic and administrative facilities will occur both on the main campus and on previously undeveloped university-owned land. To support these projects, new site infrastructure, including roads, pathways, parking, underground utilities, and storm water treatment strategies will be necessary.
This is a three year, benefits eligible position
The PMC represents the University’s interests throughout the design and construction process and is responsible for the coordination of the University’s efforts and the communication plan for the project, including users, leadership, stakeholders, and external consultants and builders. The PMC will work closely with the Office of the University Architect, Operations and/or a third party developer (when applicable) throughout the project
The PMC is responsible for managing and obtaining all required internal and external project approvals where directly managing projects. Working in consultation with the Program Manager, the PMC will determine and manage the appropriate construction delivery format; serve as primary liaison between project design and construction teams; coordinate any University responsibilities in the field; and facilitate the turnover and acceptance of project elements to Facilities Operations.
The PMC will maintain portfolio reports for work assigned, keeping project information in departmental reporting systems up-to-date (SharePoint, financial reporting, and project status reporting)
Primary duties include:
Project Design Standards
Client Relations and Communication
Project Punch and Close Out
Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering, construction management, or related discipline
Minimum of 5 years of design, construction, management and budgetary experience
Ability to lead, collaborate, and otherwise interact effectively with a range of subject-matter experts, including architects, engineers, specialty consultants, contractors, financial specialists, legal counsel and developers
Strong working knowledge of the principles of civil engineering and design and construction
General knowledge of construction industry practices and procedures and be able to interpret construction documents, and possess a general understanding of applicable construction codes and land use ordinances
An ability to negotiate in a principled manner to achieve University goals and objectives while facilitating a fruitful collaboration resulting in a successful project
Familiarity with digital tools, including CADD, BIM, Primavera schedule platforms, excel and similar data-management formats
Professional registration as a Civil Engineer in the State of New Jersey
Licenses and Professional Accreditation
LEED AP, WELL AP, PMP certification
Basic knowledge of CAD, Revit and BIM
Princeton University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. EEO IS THE LAW
Internal Number: 112344122
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