Senior Project Development Manager (Closed)

May 01 2022 admin Comments Off on Senior Project Development Manager (Closed)
  • Full Time


Program:             Los Angeles Unified School District – M&O A/E Services
Salary Range:     $159.1K to $187.2K annual base salary plus benefits
Positions Open: One (1)


  • Assists the Director of Architecture and Engineering in the development of project scope and coordination of architectural planning, design, funding, and development of school facilities.
  • Plans and coordinates the execution of pre-construction activities associated with multiple school alteration and maintenance projects.
  • Provides functional direction over pre-construction project schedules, cost control, dispute resolution, and quality control for multiple projects and programs.
  • Reviews pre-construction project status to monitor schedule and budget variances relative to submitted schedules.
  • Assists in coordinating the pre-construction program activities and related work of those in other District branches and departments such as the Office of Environmental Health and Safety; Real Estate; Community Outreach; School Management Services/Master Planning and Demographics; Asset Management; Project Execution; Facilities Contracts; and Procurement
  • Resolves pre-construction project issues by resolving differences of opinion, conflicts in schedules, and disagreements over the most efficient approach to the plan and design of new schools.
  • Reviews, recommends, and implements program and project level policy and procedural innovations.
  • Coordinates with representatives from various government agencies to obtain timely action on successive phases of project completion.
  • Assesses bid specifications for District need and probability of completion within the specified timeline.
  • Makes presentations to Board Members, District administrators, and representatives of public agencies.
  • Reviews and verifies submitted applications for payment and performs overall fiscal management of multiple design and construction projects.
  • Responsible for overseeing staff assignments and workload, supervises staff activities and evaluates performance.
  • Plans, directs, reviews and participates in trainings for staff.
  • Performs other duties as assigned


  • Fifteen (15) years of full time paid-professional experience managing the facilities design, or the planning and coordination of capital projects that includes the overall design, contract administration, cost estimating, and scheduling activities.
  • Five (5) years of experience with educational facilities design, planning and construction.


  • Experience utilizing Building Information Modeling (BIM)
  • Experience with LEED and/or Collaborative for High Performance Schools (CHPS) projects
  • Experience with the Division of the State Architect (DSA) construction/design processes
  • Experience with construction management


  • 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, Educational Facilities Planning, and Communication are preferred.


A valid Certificate of Registration as an Architect by the California State Architectural Board


LEED Professional Accreditation

Deadline to submit resume:
Wednesday June 1, 2022 @ 9:00am (no late submissions accepted)
Please email cover letter, resume, and salary requirements:
Subject line:  LAUSD Senior Project Development Manager

Approximate Processing Time:
SHORTLIST: Within 1 week after deadline to submit resume
INTERVIEW: Within 2 weeks after deadline to submit resume
SELECTION NOTIFICATION: Within 3 weeks after deadline to submit resume
Recruitment# CM-SPDM-0522-16

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