Director, Planning & Project Management

Omaha, Nebraska

Posted: 7/14/21
Deadline: 7/23/21
Salary: Salary Range $99,200 - $158,700/annual
Reference Number: Staff_10515

About This Organization

The people at UNMC share a passion to make their academic health science center the best. Whether they care for patients, provide accounting support, fix refrigeration units, manage campus parking or perform a myriad of other duties, our employees exemplify pride in their work. UNMC is much more than a job to our employees. UNMC is an Affirmative Action Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, including an equal opportunity employer of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Job Duties

Accountable for establishing goals to meet project budgets and schedules, as well as, managing the logistics and the potential impact of projects at the University and Nebraska Medicine. Provides guidance to staff ensuring that projects are executed by focusing on the following principles: cost effectiveness, quality, safety, code compliance and schedule; while meeting the program requirements. Maintains focus on concurrent projects in various stages of construction. Develops departmental guidelines, procedures, and services to consistently encourage and demonstrate action in fulfillment of the Campus Services Mission, Vision and Values. Must possess the ability to effectively communicate ideas, provide direction, inspire collaboration, develop and mentor skilled professionals and promote and develop high-performing teams. Provides leadership and guidance to project managers that facilitate and /or coordinate the design and construction, communications, decision making and problem solving between project owner, Facilities Management, construction team, architects, designers and other project stakeholders. Actively participates in selecting project architects, engineers and other professional consultants and contractors. Oversees and assists as needed in the preparation of technical, bidding and construction documents. Approves project budgets and other costs and provides leadership in negotiating contracts and change orders.

Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree

Construction Management, Construction Engineering, Architecture, Interior Design, Architectural Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related field.
Required Experience 10 years
Industry experience to include at least five years in a lead/manager role in the construction and/or engineering/industrial related field.


Salary Range $99,200 - $158,700/annual

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