Occupational Category (Staff Positions Only): Professional
Hiring Salary: Monthly-Staff
Department: Facilities Planning & Construction
Bachelor's degree in Business, Design, Construction or science related field. A degree in Architecture, Engineering, Construction Management, or Project Management is preferred. Seven years experience in managing projects with increasing level of responsibility in design and construction of multiple, concurrent projects involving large and complex institutional facilities. Senior level experience in planning, budgeting, scheduling, programming, design and construction management. A combination of education, experience, and training that would produce the required knowledge and abilities could be considered.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
As on-site representative, oversees design and field construction phases of building projects. Ensures projects are delivered in accordance with the design drawings and specifications as well as on schedule and within budget.
Primary Responsibilities (Staff Positions Only):
Works with architects, engineers, contractors and end users during the design phase, and reviews drawings and specifications at all phases of design. Reviews cost estimates, budgets and schedules as developed. Provides support during the bidding phase. During construction, monitors daily construction progress, performs inspections, and maintains daily logs of site activity. Prepares weekly progress reports. Participates in monthly construction update meetings with contractor, architect, SHSU Facilities staff and building users.
Internal Number: 23642
About Sam Houston State University
For more than 130 years, Sam Houston State University has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The Measure of a Life is its Service", echoes across SHSU's six colleges and beyond its Texas campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. Named for Sam Houston, Texas' greatest hero, SHSU continually strives to honor its historical roots through academic excellence that includes exceptional teaching from faculty members who care as much about their students' success as they do about furthering the knowledge of their fields. While embracing its legacy, SHSU also strives to meet the needs of contemporary students, both traditional and online. With over 20 bachelor's and graduate degrees available entirely online, and more in development each semester, SHSU Online is quickly becoming one of the best online universities in Texas.