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• Bachelor's degree in construction management, engineering, architecture or related field; or high school diploma and demonstrated equivalent combination of education, skills, knowledge, abilities and experience
• Five years experience as a Construction Manager including at least three years of which were associated with projects at institutions of higher education
• Familiarity with and ability to use project management and office software systems, such as Prolog, Expedition, Constructware, and Word, Excel, etc.
• Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test
THIS IS A CONTINGENT HIRE POSITION
The Infrastructure and Environment Division of URS is actively seeking a highly talented Construction Manager to support the University of Maryland at College Park. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an established career in providing construction management services for institutions of higher education such as community colleges, colleges or universities. URS is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects.
The Construction Manager will lead a small team to support the University's facilities staff on a wide range of typical construction issues; coordinating outages; reviewing and recommending progress payments; preparing daily reports, coordinating progress meetings; resolving construction issues and, in general, verifying that the contractor completes the project in accordance with the approved plans and specifications on-time and within budget. This person will report to the Education Sector Program Manager. The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to those listed above.
Do the best work of your life! URS is a leading provider of engineering, construction and technical services for public agencies and private sector companies around the world. The Company offers a broad range of planning, engineering and architectural design, environmental, construction, program and construction management, systems integration, operations and maintenance, management and a wide range of specialized technical services for the U.S. federal government, state and local government agencies, Fortune 500 companies and other multinational corporations. We provide services for transportation, hazardous waste, industrial infrastructure and process, petrochemical, general building, water/wastewater, military facilities and equipment platforms, and defense and security programs.
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