Tarrant County Government, Fort Worth, TX

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100 East Weatherford Street
Fort Worth, TX 76196



Job Post Date: July 19, 2021

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR - CONSTRUCTION SERVICES, Facilities Management

Oversees multiple capital projects for construction of new facilities and the repair and renovation of existing facilities through the management and coordination of design professionals and contractors to ensure compliance with programmed budgets, schedules, plans, specifications, statutes, and regulations.

Manages multiple construction and remodel projects ranging in size up to $200,000,000.00. Facilitates the delivery of multiple projects on time and within budget.

Posting may close at any time.

Responsibilities

Plans, develops, and administers the budget and procedures required to meet the goals of assigned projects. Monitors Construction Services’ operating budget.
Coordinates the work of contractors to minimize disruptions in departmental workflow.
Develops technical specifications, assists Purchasing with bid documents, conducts pre-construction meetings, and analyzes bids and requisition work.
Creates, maintains, and disperses reports, logs, spreadsheets, and other documentation as required and ensures those documents are complete and correct.
Coordinates and checks civil, architectural, structural, mechanical, plumbing, and electrical drawings and specifications. Reviews, organizes, schedules, and monitors all phases of assigned projects including monitoring the performance and compliance to contracts of consultants and contractors hired for a project. Ensures that building codes, ADA/TAS issues, permits, and inspections comply with Tarrant County policy and procedures as well as federal, state, and local agencies.
Answers questions from cities or the public relating to County buildings. Makes presentations to city councils when required for construction, zoning, or variance requests. Reviews construction package with city building officials, fire department, and utility departments for permits.
Reviews all work and projects assigned to direct and indirect reports. Writes performance evaluations, oversees and approves time, and handles disciplinary actions.
Hires, trains, coaches, supervises, and evaluates assigned personnel.
Other duties on website.

Qualifications

TO APPLY, must have a Bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited institution in architecture, civil engineering, construction management, or a related field.

TO APPLY, must have Five (5) full-time years of work experience managing multiple practical facility or vertical capital projects in the $5,000,000.00 to $200,000,000.00 range.

TO APPLY, must possess a current and valid driver license.

Licensure in the State of Texas as a registered Architect OR Professional Engineer (PE) is preferred.

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