Capital Project Manager (01055A)

ODU Human Resources   Norfolk, VA   Full-time     Engineering
Posted on May 6, 2024
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The Facilities Management Planning/Estimating Department at Old Dominion University is seeking candidates for the Capital Project Manager (full-time, 12 month) position. The Capital Project Manager serves as the manager for both design and construction of ODU’s Capital construction projects. This includes developing the scope for A/E services for award through procurement, ensuring the final design reflects the University’s needs and priorities and complies with relevant code and regulatory requirements, establishing and maintaining the projects schedule and budget, managing the project construction stage, directing the state’s project inspector, ensuring the final product conforms with design documents, and monitoring facility performance throughout the warranty period to protect the University’s interests against concealed defects.

Required Education: Bachelor's degree in engineering, construction management or a related discipline, relevant credentials in facilities and/or project management or demonstrated success as a construction program manager.

Required Qualifications: Considerable knowledge of facility design and design process, cost estimating, building codes, construction documents, construction materials and methods. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Effective negotiation skills. Proficiency in MS Word and Excel. Demonstrated ability to manage all aspects of multiple design and construction projects. Well-developed capacity for analysis and evaluation of complex design, construction, and code issues.

Special Licenses, registration, or certification: Valid driver’s license and insurable driving record.

Additional Considerations: Professional Engineer or Registered Architect credentials.

Considerable experience in managing in multi-storied, complex design and construction projects. Considerable experience interacting with code officials in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Working experience working in scheduling software such as Primavera, Suretrack or MS Project. Working experience working in web-based project management software such as Procore, eBuilder, PCS or CoConstruct. PMP certificate.

30 Hour OSHA Training Course. Working proficiency in a range of Microsoft Office products including Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint.

Conditions of Employment: This position is required to complete a Statement of Personal Economic Interest upon hire in accordance with the Code of Virginia. This position is designated as sensitive. A fingerprint-based criminal history check will be required of the final candidate. This is an open until filled recruitment. This recruitment may close after the five-day required posting period when a suitable pool of applicants has been generated.

Review Date: The initial application review date for this position is May 20, 2024, and will remain open until filled.

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