University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics-recognized as one of the best hospitals in the United States-is Iowa's only comprehensive academic medical center and a regional referral center. Each day more than 12,000 employees, students, and volunteers work together to provide safe, quality health care and excellent service for our patients. Simply stated, our mission is: Changing Medicine. Changing Lives.®
The university is located along the picturesque Iowa River in Iowa City, a city of some 77,000 people (170,000+ in the metro area) regularly ranked as one of the nation's best places to live. Iowa City is less than four hours from Chicago and within five hours of Minneapolis, St. Louis, and Kansas City, readily accessible via interstate highways and a regional airport 30 minutes away.
Department Summary: Capital Management at the UIHC is responsible for acting as a project management liaison with Design and Construction at the University of Iowa to complete capital projects. This includes managing the programming, planning, medical equipment planning & procurement, activation &transition activities for all capital projects and acting as the on-site point of contact for all projects over $100,000.
Position Summary:The Capital Management Project Manager is responsible for driving and managing the capital development process from planning/programming through occupancy and enhancing the UIHC experience thought the built environment.The work involves performing and/or overseeing; planning, assessment, programming, estimating, design, bid, construction administration, budget and schedule maintenance, commissioning and quality control within the context of the largest regulated, public sector university hospital in the State of Iowa. This position will primarily focus on small projects under $100,000.
·Types of Projects: Projects are typically focused on those with anticipated budgets less than $100,000 which are managed in house. These projects are short term, "quick-hit" projects which require the ability to move quickly and stay on top of all processes.
·Design management: working with the in-house architect, select a design professional, drive consultant's work by supervising the design process, maintain design schedule and assure design proceeded within the stated construction budget.
·Coordination: responsible for project decision-making process and assuring team members are kept apprised. Lead through and effective project coordination meetings which include both internal and external participants.
·Budget Management: attain quality drive, functional and aesthetically pleasing results within the developed project budget. This includes developing the budget, making sound decision on scope, challenging users and consultants to attain the most cost effective results which meet the stated project goals.
·Schedule Management: manage the project schedule through the entire project life cycle. From planning through occupancy, the project manager is responsible for assuring all activities are scheduled in to ensure meeting the schedule goals.
Please attach a resume and cover letter which includes a list of projects with scope, budget and schedule as well as how those milestones were met as part of the application process. Job openings are posted for a minimum of 14 calendar days. This job may be removed from posting and filled any time after the minimum posting period has ended. For questions or additional information, please contact Carmela-
Successful candidates will be subject to a criminal background check.
This position is not eligible for University sponsorship for employment authorization.
·Bachelor's Degree in engineering, architecture, construction management or an equivalent combination fo education and experience.
·3-5 years of directly related experience managing construction projects in a public setting
·1-3 years of Project Budgeting experience
·Excellent Communication skills including; communicating effectively with all levels of a public institution including knowledge and skill in the techniques of relationship and team building.
·1-3 Years of planning and organizing of construction projects which includes identifying daily goals, developing contingency plans, tracking and documenting of project process and the ability manage multiple competing priorities.
·1-3 years of experience in a Healthcare Field which includes knowledge of healthcare construction practices, the impact of government and regulatory issues on healthcare construction, and an understanding of life safety and interim infection control practices.
·1-3 Years of experience using MS Office products in the completion of construction projects.
·Experience with Primavera P6 Scheduling software highly desirable.
The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.
Internal Number: 19001061_1546952436
About University of Iowa
With over 31,000 students, the University of Iowa is one of the nation's top public research universities, a member of the Big Ten conference and the Association of American Universities. The University of Iowa is composed of eleven colleges and is known around the world for its balanced commitment to the arts, sciences, and humanities. It is home to one of the nation's largest academic medical centers and the pioneering Iowa Writers' Workshop. The University of Iowa promotes work/life integration and is located in the casual yet cosmopolitan environment of Iowa City, widely recognized as one of the country's most livable communities.