Project Manager - II, Facilities, Design & Construction
St. John's University
February 2, 2018
Jamaica, New York
Title: Project Manager - II
Division/Department: Facilities, Design & Construction
Job Description: The Project Manager will function as an active member of the Design & Construction department, managing medium scale construction projects and supporting senior members of the team.
We are looking for a creative individual who is passionate about the built environment, someone with good work ethic and a positive attitude.
Support Project Directors/Sr. Project Managers with all project related activities on a daily basis
Manage medium renovation and construction projects
Compile data for management reports
Keep and update Furniture/Move Request Logs
Execute furniture moves
Coordinate vendors and sub-consultants
Coordinate the competitive bidding and procurement process for assigned projects
Analyze space requests and make recommendations for effective use
Understand and interpret space planning and architectural concepts and drawings
Provide support to Differed Maintenance team when appropriate
BA/BS required in related fields
Five to eight years of project management experience
Project management skills including planning and financial management
Advanced knowledge of AutoCAD, Photoshop and other planning tools
Computer Skills of MS Office including MS Project
Risk assessment capabilities
Ability to work with mid-level administration and academic staff
Problem identification and resolution skills
Experience in budget management
Working knowledge of building codes and standards
Experience in handling multiple task and projects concurrently
Architectural/Engineering or construction background required
Effective communication and customer service skills
Good knowledge of planning and design concept development
Advanced knowledge of furniture systems, millwork and construction details
Ability to perform tasks and other responsibilities with minimum supervision
Ability to work in a team environment
Strong attention to details
St. John’s offers a competitive compensation program which is commensurate with your qualifications, experience, and contingent upon the departmental budget. We also offer an extremely comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our workforce. Along with exceptional benefits such as medical, dental, life insurance, long term disability insurance, tuition remission, generous 403(b) employer contribution, employee assistance program, and liberal paid time off policies, faculty and staff can also enjoy St. John’s performing arts, libraries, bookstores, dining facilities, campus recreation and sporting events.
I understand that any offer of employment is subject to receipt by St. John’s University of satisfactory references, verification of employment and education.
St. John’s University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from women and minorities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: 218380
About St. John's University
St. John's University is Catholic, Vincentian and Metropolitan. We are committed to attracting, motivating, and retaining a highly qualified and diverse workforce to support our mission of academic excellence and the pursuit of wisdom. Known for over 100 years of proud athletic tradition, our Big East excitement keeps Red Storm fans cheering. Ranked among America's top universities by The Princeton Review, St. John's University educates leaders for today's global society through quality academics, high-tech resources and an expanding international presence. With 1,500 Faculty and 1,400 Administrators/Staff, St. John's is a leading Catholic University in the Vincentian tradition, dedicated to making a positive difference in people's lives through active engagement in issues of energy and resource conservation, social justice and global citizenship. These values enhance the academic experience of more than 20,000 undergraduate and graduate students on three residential New York City campuses in Queens, Staten Island and Manhattan; a graduate center in Oakdale, NY; an international campus in Paris, France and Rome, Italy; and learning centers in other locations worldwide.