Design and Construction Project Manager

Albion, MI

Posted: 10/26/21
Deadline: 12/24/21

About This Organization

Albion College is a private liberal arts college of approximately 1500 students. It is situated in a culturally diverse community in south-central Michigan within an hour’s drive of the University of Michigan, Michigan State University, and Western Michigan University. Albion is dedicated to the highest quality in undergraduate education and committed to diversity as a core institutional value. Albion College is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and nondiscrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, race, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, marital status, or veteran status as protected by law, in all educational programs and activities, admission of students, and conditions of employment. We are especially interested in candidates who will contribute to a campus climate that supports equality and diversity.

Job Duties

Albion College invites applications for the Design and Construction Project Manager position. We are especially interested in candidates who will contribute to a campus climate that supports equity, diversity, and belonging.
Reporting to the Chief Planning Officer (CPO), the Design and Construction Project Manager (DCPM) will be
situated physically and act as a key contributor as an affiliate with other members of the project management team through the Center for Project Management and Agile Practices. In this role, the DCPM will perform project management and project administration duties for various planning, design and construction projects on campus.
The Project Manager provides coordination and oversight in partnership with the CPO on minor and major Capital projects from inception through the Project’s closeout. This includes the predesign, design, and construction phases of projects from the initial concept development through turnover and occupancy. Independent judgment is required to plan, prioritize, and organize a diversified workload with sensitivity and confidentiality. Albion College is an anti-racist institution. This position will actively promote diversity, belonging and equity through critical and compassionate communication and strategic outreach efforts to various students, faculty and staff (e.g., historically under-represented, first-generation, undocumented and DACA students, LGBTQ students).

This position is eligible for full benefits including health/dental/vision insurance, retirement, tuition remission, and campus amenities including free on-site fitness facility, free parking, and access to campus events/performances.
FLSA Classification: Salaried / Exempt / Administrative
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time
Position Duration: 12 months per year

Required Qualifications

● Bachelor’s degree (BA/BS), in Engineering, Architecture, Building sciences, or Construction Management;
Advanced degree in Business, Planning & Design, Construction Management, Sustainable Design, Real
Estate, Engineering or Architecture preferred
● 5+ years of work experience in project management required, at least 3 years of which should include
management of multiple and/or highly complex projects
● Experience working on at least one side of the business (i.e., consultant, construction manager, owner,
owner rep, architect, engineer or contractor) is preferred
● Licensure or

Other Info

Please contact Dr. Ray Barclay (, Chief Planning Officer, for questions about the position or search.

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Required Application Materials

Online application including cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references