Founded in 1863, Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university located six miles from downtown Boston with an enrollment of 9,150 full-time undergraduates and 4,420 graduate and professional students. Ranked 31 among national universities, Boston College has 758 full-time and 1,096 FTE faculty, 2,750 non-faculty employees, an operating budget of $956 million, and an endowment in excess of $2.2 billion.
The Project & Planning Manager is responsible for the management of Project Development, Planning, and Design for the University's annual capital projects, and design support for the strategic planning of existing campus facilities. This will include the planning, design, and implementation of the University's Alteration & Renovation (A&R) process. This includes direct project management of projects assigned to the Universities Special Projects Group, and design services for the annual Renewal & Replacement projects. The Assistant Director will develop, document, and maintain campus architectural, landscape, accessibility, and sustainable design standards.
The Project & Planning Manager will provide management and leadership for a staff of 4 professional employees in the Planning Group. The work will require close coordination with Facilities Engineering Services, Capital Construction, and Facilities Services. It is crucial that the Project & Planning Manager be able to accurately identify, and integrate the MEP/FP system impacts and design components. He/She will also oversee quality control of design through the construction phase of projects. The Planning Group is also responsible for the archiving of project documents and campus/building information, and the management of CAD systems.
The Project & Planning Manager will work with the Space Planning Group and is responsible for management of the A&R process. The Project & Planning Manager assists the Associate Director and Director of Annual Capital Projects in overall department management and department leadership.
Full-Time Equivalent Hiring Range: $84,500 to $105,650; salary commensurate with relevant experience.
Minimum of ten years of strong project management, planning/design experience, with an emphasis on the integration of systems, is required. Previous experience must be in a position as responsible manager for project execution, design solutions, project schedule, client interaction, and project financials. Project Management experience and personnel management of technical and design professionals is required, with the ability to handle multiple projects. Previous experience within higher education is desirable. Position requires excellent written and verbal communication skills. Experience with MEP/FP systems design and installation, and CAD systems. Practical in-the-field experience is required. Experience in project scope development, cost estimating, scheduling, and budgeting is required.
Minimum of Bachelor's Degree in Construction Management, Architecture, or Planning; Master's degree preferred.
Boston College conducts background checks as part of the hiring process.
Boston College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected category including disability and protected veteran status. To learn more about how BC supports diversity and inclusion throughout the university please visit the Office for Institutional Diversity at http://www.bc.edu/offices/diversity.
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About Boston College
Boston College is one of the nation's best and most selective universities, with U.S. News & World Report ranking Boston College 31st among national universities, and Forbes ranking it 26th in its 2012 America's Best Colleges listing. Boston College confers more than 4,000 degrees annually in more than 50 fields of study through eight schools and colleges. Faculty members are committed to both teaching and research having earned nearly $60 million in research grants in the last year alone. The University has made a major commitment to academic excellence. As part of its Strategic Plan, Boston College is in the process of adding 100 new faculty positions, expanding faculty and graduate research, increasing student financial aid to more than $128 million annually, and widening opportunities in key undergraduate programs, such as international study, internships and student formation.