Project Manager

Madison, WI

Posted: 1/24/20
Deadline: 2/19/20
Reference Number: 219146

About This Organization

University Wisconsin-Madison

The Division of Facilities Planning & Management (FP&M) is a full-spectrum service organization that builds, maintains, and operates the physical environment of the UW-Madison campus in support of the university’s education, research, and outreach activities.

FP&M works behind the scenes to coordinate campus planning, manage design and construction, maintain and operate buildings and grounds, supply utility services, ensure health and safety, and provide parking and transportation services.

Our campus customers include anyone who works, studies, visits, or lives on campus.

Job Duties

The Facilities Planning & Management (FP&M)¿Project Delivery Project Manager is responsible for the administration, planning, and management of architectural/engineering projects critical to developing and maintaining campus facilities. This position will manage multiple projects simultaneously with project budgets ranging from approximately $150K to $125M. The person in this role will represent campus needs and interests with other State agencies in the design of university facilities, setting related guidelines and making operational decisions.

This position is responsible for developing scope/budget documents for the biennial capital building process and serves as campus representative during all phases of design and construction for major construction projects which include instructional, research, auxiliary, and academic spaces.

This position works closely and manages work in collaboration with campus divisions and departments including trades within FP&M, UW System Administration, the Division of Facilities Development & Management, and architectural/engineering consultants. The person in this role will have a high degree of independence.

To be considered, applications must be submitted online. Applicants must upload a resume and cover letter. Your cover letter should specifically address the Required Qualifications listed in the Relevant Work Experience section.

For more details on the position and to apply, visit the link below.

Required Qualifications

For Engineer Title: Bachelor’s degree required, with major studies in facility management, construction, or engineering related discipline.

For Architect Title: Bachelor’s degree required, with major studies in facility management, construction, or architectural related discipline.

A minimum of 1-2 years is required, and 3-5 years preferred of progressively responsible experience in architectural design, construction project management or engineering project management.

Good understanding of utilities and MEP coordination, air/water/thermal barriers, selection of interior building materials and finishes, and development of interior details.

Demonstrated experience in developing project and construction cost estimates.

Required Application Materials

Resume and Cover Letter