Department Name: 3CM00:Medical Center Physical Plant
In collaboration with Facilities Project Managers, Facilities Coordinator, and Facilities Construction Manager, this position oversees projects as assigned and ensures adherence with project scope, schedule, and budget to customer or client's specifications, revenue goals, and quality requirements; Provides oversight on projects of varying size and complexity as assigned, including capital construction and renovation projects; Coordinates weekly project schedules and updates daily with Project Managers, Facilities Coordinator and Facilities Construction Manager; Reviews scope of each project, material take-offs and orders; Tracks inventory of all materials and supplies to help ensure against loss and keep the job on schedule; Collaborates with outside contractors, as needed; Coordinates scheduled shutdowns and/or disruptions in advance with proper contact(s) in area(s) where work is to be performed.
In addition, the Facilities Construction Superintendent oversees assigned resources in the field (skilled and semi-skilled trades personnel) performing the daily/weekly work schedule; Monitors employee on-the-job work performance and effort and advises manager; Reviews project and labor charges daily for accuracy; Reviews and reacts to resource changes affecting the daily/weekly work schedules by planning, prioritizing, and re-scheduling in collaboration with the Facilities Coordinator and Facilities Construction Manager, as needed; Promotes teamwork and a positive, safe and compliant work environment.
The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID-19 vaccination series or upon obtaining an approved exemption. Only vaccines approved by the World Health Organization can be accepted.
MS Windows; MSP; SAP; KRONOS.
Driver's License preferred.
Demonstrated experience in construction project management; construction means and methods, budgeting, costing, on-site safety procedures, regulatory codes; materials procurement/inventory; and workflow management.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Bachelor's Degree + 5 Years.
University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.
Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.
Adjacent to downtown Lexington, UK is nestled in the scenic heart of the beautiful Bluegrass Region of Kentucky. UK's campus covers more than 814 acres, with more than 30,700 students and 13,500 full-time employees, including nearly 2,400 full-time faculty and librarians.