The position of Engineering/Architectural Supervisor supports the Executive Director in the supervision of the department's design professionals, in the operation and reporting of the department's function and in improving the work process and work place. The administrative responsibilities include planning, organizing and managing the daily operation of the unit, quality assurance of the work performed by the unit, human resource management, and supporting staff development. This position will continue to manage capital projects and provide technical expertise in support of the operation of Facilities Planning and Design.
Education and Experience:
Engineer Supervisor: Bachelor’s degree in the engineering discipline related to the area of assignment and two years of related engineering experience; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions. Architect Supervisor: Bachelor’s degree related to the area of assignment and two years of related experience; or equivalent combination of training and experience. Licensed to practice architecture or landscape architecture by the North Carolina Board of Architecture or the North Carolina Board of Landscape Architects. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
Ability to manage and coordinate the design process for major capital projects (over $500,000). Ability to provide guidance to consulting design professionals. Ability to assess programmatic needs for user group and evaluate projects for compliance with campus development plan principles. Ability to provide technical expertise in the development of budget, schedule, and program statements. Technical architectural knowledge of building design; knowledge of cost estimating; project management skills; effective communication skills including verbal and written.
Ten (10) years project management experience, with a minimum of two (2) years of supervisory experience. Experienced in managing multiple and complex projects and ability to apply project management methodologies. Have an understanding of sustainable design and practices including, but not limited to, LEED certification requirements and processes. Extensive knowledge and experience with Laboratory, Research, Dental and Healthcare related project types; knowledge of building systems design & operations. Experience engaging with local planning agencies on zoning and other land use approvals on building projects.
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
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