USC Facilities Management Services (FMS) is seeking a Facilities Project Manager to join its team.
FMS is a diverse group of innovative and talented professionals who provide high quality facilities maintenance and management services in support of education and research at the University of Southern California. FMS values quality, transparency, dedication, collaboration, and innovation.
The Facilities Project Manager is required to have civil or mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP) system knowledge, and responsible for managing the construction of campus utilities and MEP deferred maintenance projects for the University Park and Health Sciences campuses; manages facilities related projects such as HVAC improvements and utility infrastructure projects; monitors account reconciliation and project status; manages project day to day operations and project related administrative activities; coordinates activities with outside vendors and various university departments; manages all documentation and information flow related to projects.
The ideal candidate has experience in construction, working on large complex commercial, industrial, or institutional projects; basic knowledge of underground utilities including chilled water, steam and electrical or building MEP systems and components, including function, safety and quality characteristics; knowledge of AutoCAD, Excel, and MS Project; excellent communication skills. The incumbent will be required to make regular site visits.
The University of Southern California values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.
Bachelor’s degree Combined experience/education as substitute for minimum education
3 years Combined education/experience as substitute for minimum experience
Directly related education and project management experience with increasing leadership/management responsibility in electrical, mechanical or plumbing systems and/or planning. Demonstrated interpersonal skills. Ability to communicate clearly and effectively.
Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management Civil / Mechanical Engineering or related fields preferred.
Experience in construction or Project Management, working on large complex commercial, industrial, or institutional projects.
Leads employees performing similar work on a project basis. May oversee student, temporary and/or resource workers.
Basic knowledge of building systems components, including function, safety and quality characteristics. Must have knowledge of AutoCAD, Excel, and MS Project. Must have excellent communication skills. Will be required to make regular site visits.