Reporting to the Capital Construction Director, this position is responsible for the management and coordination of assigned construction projects, including the coordination of multiple projects through the design and construction phases; budget development and management; identification and allocation of resource needs; selection and negotiation of design and construction related contracts; contract negotiations and administration; dispute resolution; schedule development and management.
The Capital Construction Project Manager represents the University of Kentucky and Capital Project Management as the liaison with designers, contractors, end users and other authorities having jurisdiction.
MS Windows/Office; SAP; CPM
Demonstrated experience in the construction industry, including design project management, building codes, and compliance.
Demonstrated knowledge of construction means and methods; the application of construction and contract law; budgeting and costing techniques; critical path scheduling (CPM); and web-based project management.
Driver's License — Preferred
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Bachelor's Degree – Engineering; Construction and Design; or related field
Bachelors degree + 8 years related expereince
University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.
Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.
Adjacent to downtown Lexington, UK is nestled in the scenic heart of the beautiful Bluegrass Region of Kentucky. UK's campus covers more than 814 acres, with more than 30,700 students and 13,500 full-time employees, including nearly 2,400 full-time faculty and librarians.