Denton, TX 76209
Job Post Date: November 23, 2021
Senior Project Manager, Planning & Design
The Senior Project Manager provides overall project management for large scale and complex capital projects to include budgets, change orders, schedule, contractors, contract management and quality control in compliance with industry and institutional standards. Duties and responsibilities will cover Denton, Dallas and Houston as required.
Plans, directs, and coordinates activities of large scale and complex projects to ensure that goals or objectives of the projects are accomplished within prescribed time frames and funding parameters. Must demonstrate strong leadership in managing all consultants, contractors, and project teams internal and external.
This position will help lead in the development of university & department wide policies and procedures for major projects through a complex decision process involving research, coordination & cooperation with other university departments. The position will serve as technical advisor for constructability and architectural design for the department as well as address and manage critical issues impacting project quality and safety. Works to integrate and manage OM and Life Cycle tracking of building systems. Work is performed under general supervision of the Director, Planning & Design Services and performance is based upon completion of assignments and results obtained. The performance evaluation is conducted through the performance evaluation system and in accordance with the University Policies & Procedures.
Seven or more years of progressively responsible professional experience in planning, contract administration and technical supervision, and construction and project management. Experience with an educational institution, hospital, or contractor specializing in institutional buildings. Architect or Engineer licensed by the Texas Board of Architectural Examiners or Texas Board of Professional Engineers preferred. Certification as a Project Management Professional (PMP) as administered by the Project Management Institute. Leadership in Energy and Environment Design LEED Certification, preferred.
Texas Woman's University strives to provide an educational environment that affirms the rights and dignity of each individual, fosters diversity, and encourages a respect for the differences among persons. Discrimination or harassment of any kind is considered inappropriate.
Texas Woman's University is committed to equal opportunity in employment and education and does not discriminate on the basis of race, age, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national or ethnic origin, veteran's status, genetic information or against qualified disabled persons.
Texas Woman’s University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral requested.
Created in 1901 by the 27th Texas State Legislature, Texas Woman’s University (TWU) has become known for its contributions and leadership in the fields of education, nutrition, the arts, sciences, and especially in the nursing and health care professions. TWU offers the student support, class sizes and campus esthetics more typically found at a private university. The university believes in a quality education that is affordable and accessible, which is why it offers more than $15 million in scholarships annually.
In 2014, The Chronicle of Higher Education cited Texas Woman’s as the fifth-fastest growing public doctoral university in America (55 percent growth from 2003 to 2013). It is the only university in the Lone Star State to offer doctoral degrees in occupational therapy, physical therapy, dance and women’s studies. About 12 percent of the university’s nearly 16,000 students are men, who have been admitted to the University’s graduate programs since 1972 and undergraduate programs since 1994.
TWU prides itself on providing students with a well-rounded educational experience focused on service, health and well-being, and integrity. Respect for diversity in all dimensions (U.S. News & World Report ranks the university in the top 10 in the nation for diversity) and a safe campus environment (TWU is among the safest campuses in the nation) are among the hallmarks of a TWU education. The university also is nationally recognized as Military Friendly.
TWU’s main campus is in the booming North Texas college town of Denton, just 40 miles from the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex and consistently named one Texas’ and the nation’s best college towns. It also has health sciences centers in Dallas’ prestigious Southwestern Medical District and the world’s largest medical center in Houston (Texas Medical Center).