Senior Project Manager (Closed)

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Program: Los Angeles Unified School District – Project Execution
Salary Range: $120.0K to $156.6K annual, depending upon experience
Positions: 1

• Resolves complex construction project related issues, disputes, and disagreements
• Develops, assigns, and monitors performance of OARs relative to assigned construction projects
• Reviews status and overall construction project progress relative to submitted construction schedules
• Reviews change orders from all construction projects and assesses their impact on the District
• Assists Regional Directors and other Facilities management staff with bid and contract planning
• Assesses bid specifications for District need and probability of completion under stated timeline
• Reviews status and monitors variances of the construction project database relative to scheduling and cost control reporting
• Reviews and verifies submitted applications for payment and performs overall fiscal management of multiple construction projects
• Provides functional direction over areas of responsibility including construction project schedules, cost control, dispute resolution, contract administration, and quality control
• Reviews and monitors overall administration of contracts for the architect and related consultants
• Coordinates program activities with other District organizational branches and departments such as the Office of Environmental Health and Safety, Design and A/E Technical Support, Asset Management Branch, Facilities Contract Administration, Inspection Unit, Maintenance and Operations, and local districts
• Reviews and takes recommended actions in resolving disputes relative to construction projects
• Develops and recommends internal policies and procedures
• Provides managerial and construction oversight to OARs
• Performs other related duties as assigned


Required Experience:
• 17 years full time paid professional project/construction management experience including 5 years of experience in managing large programs with projects having construction values in excess of $30 million
• 5 years experience in educational facility construction or public works’ projects

Additional Preferred Experience:
• Experience utilizing Building Information Modeling (BIM)
• Experience in Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certified projects and/or the Collaborative for High Performing Schools (CHPS)
• Experience in Formal Construction Partnering
• Experience with Division of the State Architect (DSA) construction/design processes

Required Education:
• Graduation from a recognized college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in Architecture,
Engineering, or Construction Management.
• Additional courses in Business Administration, Public Relations, Accounting, School Finance,
Personnel Management and Communication are preferred
• Possession of a valid Certified Construction Manager (CCM) credential may be substituted for the
required education

Preferred Licenses and Certificates:
• A valid Certificate of Registration as an Architect by the California Architectural Board or Professional Engineer by the State Board for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors
• A valid Construction Manager (CCM) credential by the Construction Manager Certification Institute (CMCI)

Deadline to submit resume: Monday April 27, 2015 @ 4:00pm
Please email cover letter, resume, and salary requirements:
Subject line: Senior Project Manager
At a minimum submitted resume must include detailed employment history with:
1) Name & Location of company or government agency
2) Start Date and End Date (Month & Year)
3) Positions Held
4) List of Projects/Programs Managed including:
a) project value $$
b) location of assignment
c) roles and responsibilities
d) contribution to each project