Senior Project Manager (Closed)

Apr 08 2014 admin Comments Off on Senior Project Manager (Closed)

Program: Los Angeles Unified School District / Project Execution
Salary Range: up to $173.3k
Positions Open: Five (5) positions

• 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:
• 15 years project/construction management experience
• 5 years of the above experience in managing large programs with projects in construction values excess of $100 million

Preferred Experience:
• 5 years experience in educational facility construction or public works projects
• 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 preferable.

Preferred Licenses and Certificates:
• A valid Certificate of Registration as an Architect by the California Architectural Board or Professional Engineer by the California 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: Tuesday April 22, 2014 @ 12 noon
Please email cover letter, resume, and salary requirements:
Subject line: Senior Project Manager

At a minimum, the candidate’s professional resume must include the following:
1) List of all Educational Achievements
2) List of all Professional Licenses or Certificates
3) List of Awards Received
4) Detailed Employment History with each company or government agency including
a) Name & Contact Information of the firm or agency,
b) Start Date and End Date (Month & Year)
c) Positions Held
d) List of Projects/Programs Managed including project value, location of assignment, roles and responsibilities and contribution to each project