Founded in 1863, Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university located six miles from downtown Boston with an enrollment of 9,484 full-time undergraduates and 5,250 graduate and professional students. Ranked 35 among national universities, Boston College has 888 full-time and 1,281 FTE faculty, 2,711 non-faculty employees, an operating budget of $1.4 billion, and an endowment in excess of $3.5 billion.
TheSenior Construction Project Manager reports to the Associate Vice President forCapital Projects Management and is responsible for the management of multiplecapital projects through all phases, from initiation through close-out. TheSenior Construction Project Manager will be responsible for many differenttypes of construction projects, both interior and exterior, new construction orrenovations with budgets ranging from $100,000 to $200M.
The Senior Construction Project Manager will oversee and coordinateplanning and scope development, specification and drawing preparation,equipment and materials planning and procurement, as well as contractpreparation and administration. He/She will be directly responsible forestimating, budget & schedule development and management, bidding andnegotiating, move and occupancy management, as well as ensuring overall qualityand project control. The Senior Construction Project Manager will berequired to coordinate directly with internal Boston College stakeholders(including Facilities Services trade shops and operations staff), externalconsultants, and all authorities having jurisdiction, as well as responsibilityfor project reporting.
15 to 20 years of recent experience in capital constructionproject management of new construction and large-scale building renovation,including utility or physical plant upgrades, and facade or envelopeimprovements is required, with experience managing multiple capitalconstruction projects in various phases. Experience with project budgets from$100,000 to $100M, and experience within higher education is stronglypreferred.
Minimum education required is a Bachelor's degree in aconstruction-related or project management program. ProfessionalRegistration (PE or AIA) or Project Management Certification (PMP) is aplus. Previous experience as an Owner's Project Manager at an academic orinstitutional organization is highly desirable. A valid driver's licenseis mandatory.
The ability to organize and manage teams, including internaldesign and operations staff, external contractors, architects, and otherdesign/technical consultants, as well as an understanding of constructiontechniques and materials, and capital construction project delivery methods iscritical. Experience in construction project estimating, budgeting,schedule management, and cash flow management is essential. Familiaritywith OSHA and safety regulations as related to building construction isrequired. Familiarity with building mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and firealarm/protection systems, roofing and facade systems, campus utility systems,hazardous materials testing and abatement, as well as state and localpermitting and approvals processes as related to construction isrequired.
The successful candidate will handle multiple projects, withaggressive project schedules, solve issues of a technical nature, andeffectively react to change or unforeseen conditions in a manner that minimizesthe impact on schedule and budget.
Senior$129,200 - $161,500 (10+ years exp) and is dependent on candidate's qualifications
Required: *A valid driver's license is mandatory. *Minimum education required is a Bachelor's degree in aconstruction-related or project management program. *Compensation will be commensurate with experience. *Experience managing multiple capital construction projectsin various phases, with project budgets of $100,000 to $100M. Ability tomanage multiple projects simultaneously of a scale greater than $50M.
Preferred: *15 to 20 years of recent experience in capital constructionproject management of new construction and large-scale building renovation,including utility or physical plant upgrades, and facade or envelopeimprovements is preferred *Strong architectural, engineering or construction technicalbackground is preferred. *Experience within higher education is strongly preferred. *Professional Registration (PE or AIA) or Project ManagementCertification (PMP) is a plus. *Previous experience as an Owner's Project Manager at anacademic or institutional organization is highly desirable.
Boston College offers a broad and competitive range of benefits depending on your job classification eligibility:
Tuition remission for Employees
Tuition remission for Spouses and Children who meet eligibility requirements
Generous Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
Low-Cost Life Insurance
Eligibility for both University-Funded 401k and Employer-Sponsored 403b Retirement Plans
Boston College conducts pre-employment background checks as part of the hiring process. Boston College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. In concert with our Jesuit, Catholic mission, Boston College is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications for women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and covered veterans. To learn more about how BC supports diversity and inclusion throughout the university please visit the Office for Institutional Diversity at https://www.bc.edu/offices/diversity.
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.