The Facilities Planning and Management department at Iowa State University is currently seeking qualified candidates for a Construction Manager II position. This position will act as the project leader during all phases of assigned construction projects and will be responsible for budget management, design coordination, and project/construction administration services from concept to closeout for multiple, small to moderate-sized projects with construction budgets typically under $100,000. Projects with aggregate total project budget of up to $250,000 will occur which include equipment and design costs. Project assignments typically include 30 to 40 projects at any given time with minimal supervision and substantial ingenuity.
The successful candidate must possess good communication skills; the ability to work with project participants in a team environment; and organize and coordinate work within projects. This position requires the ability to read, understand and interpret construction contract documents. It is important that the candidate have strong organizational skills along with an ability to set priorities and manage multiple projects simultaneously. Further, the candidate will be detail oriented and be capable of following through on project issues from start to finish to ensure project completion.
Required Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree and 2 years of related experience; OR a combination of education and related experience totaling 6 years.
Bachelor’s degree in Construction, Design, Engineering, or Architecture related field.
Construction management, construction administration and/or construction supervisory experience in the construction of all building components (e.g., mechanical and electrical systems, building envelopes and system furniture installations, complex commercial and institutional projects).
About Iowa State University
Iowa State University of Science and Technology
Iowa State is an international university with a friendly welcoming personality. Students from all 50 states and more than 100 countries come to Ames, Iowa, to choose from 100 majors, study with world-class scholars and hone their leadership skills in 800-plus student organizations.
Iowa State University is a very special place, full of history. But what truly makes it unique is a rare combination of campus beauty, the opportunity to be a part of the land-grant experiment, and to create a progressive and inventive spirit that we call the Cyclone experience. Ames is 30 minutes from Des Moines, and 3 hours from Kansas City, Minneapolis and Omaha.
The Facilities Department is a diverse group of over 460 staff dealing with custodial, trades, power plant, grounds, etc. as well as professionals which include managers, architects and engineers.
Iowa State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, marital status, disab...ility, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against. Inquiries can be directed to the Office of Equal Opportunity, 3410 Beardshear Hall, 515 Morrill Road, 515 294-7612, email firstname.lastname@example.org.