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Owner's Representative/Project Manager (Lincoln, NE)

University of Nebraska System Lincoln, NE Salary, $75000 - $75000
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Owner's Representative/Project Manager (Lincoln, NE)

Job Description Summary:

The Owner's Representative/ Project Manager (PM) is the University's representative to oversee and advise University clients/ user groups throughout the design and construction process. The Owner's Representative provides comprehensive oversight and facilitates the delivery of new and modified University facilities and buildings for use and occupation to include planning, design, construction, occupancy, and warranty for new and modified University facilities. The owner's representative acts as the owner's trusted advisor, representing University interests throughout construction projects. The PM will effectively deliver completed projects within the specified project requirements, schedule, budget, and programmatic purpose. Successful projects are achieved through active PM leadership and stakeholder partnering. Assigned projects will vary in scope and include complexities requiring initiative, communication, risk management thinking, and problem solving as well as knowledge of multifaceted design and construction issues and specialties. The PM works as part of a creative team to deliver the vision of clients and campus stakeholders.

Position Details:

Position Announcement:


In lieu of meeting educational degree requirements an applicant may be considered if they have an equivalent combination of education and experience that furnishes an understanding of construction procedures, design tools, and project management principles.
What We’re Looking For:
What We’re Looking For:Owner’s Representative/ Project Manager:

• Bachelor’s degree
• Three (3) years of experience performing owner’s representative project management functions within the construction industry.

Work Experience that includes:

• Demonstrated experience developing budgets and/or cost estimating to support facility construction upgrades or renovations
• Project management experience integrating and providing oversight to planning, design and construction activities
• Managing multiple upgrade or renovation projects simultaneously
• Experience using project management systems
• Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office suite of software programs (MS Project, Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint)
• Demonstrated knowledge and basic skills with 2D and 3D design with an eye for attention to detail

What is helpful (Preferred):

• College coursework in Architecture, Engineering, Construction Management, Interior Design
• Demonstrated proficiency in REVIT, 3D design, AutoCAD, Sketchup and/or GIS.
• Prior work experience as an Owner’s Representative
• Experience with an architecture/ engineering consulting firm OR Experience working with non-profit, state or government organizations

Special Instructions to Applicant:

This position has a minimum annual salary of $75,000 and will be located on the Lincoln campus.

Please complete a standard application and attach a resume, cover letter and the names, email addresses and telephone numbers for three professional references.

Please note: Sponsorship will not be offered for this position.
If you should need assistance with your application, please call 402-472-3701.

The University of Nebraska is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.

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The University of Nebraska does not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation in its programs, activities, or employment. The University of Nebraska is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action and E-Verify employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, or protected veteran status. All positions opened at the University of Nebraska are subject to veterans’ preference.

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Full-time Employee
Date Posted June 11, 2024
Date Closes July 11, 2024
Located In Lincoln, NE
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Salary, $75000 - $75000
Shift Custom
SOC Category 11-9199.00 Managers, All Other
Zipcode 68588
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