Job: Director of Construction Management and Capital Projects, GovHR USA, Fayetteville, NC

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Job title:
Director of Construction Management and Capital Projects
Job location:
Fayetteville, NC  28301 United States
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Date posted:
Job type:
The anticipated hiring salary range for the position is $120,000 - $130,000 DOQ with an excellent benefit package.
Job category:
Building Inspection
Civil Engineering
Structural - Other
Urban & Community Planning

Job Description

DIRECTOR OF CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT AND CAPITAL PROJECTS - FAYETTEVILLE, NC (POP. 210,000) – Fayetteville, NC is one of the most family-friendly, patriotic, and diverse communities in America. They are proud to be home to Fort Bragg, the Army’s headquarters for Airborne and Special Operations forces, Pope Airfield and the Army Forces Command. The City is constantly growing, changing and supporting more than 210,000 residents, making it the sixth largest City in North Carolina. With a median age of 30.7, Fayetteville is filled with the energy of young adults and families with young children. Fayetteville is conveniently located in the south-central part of North Carolina, on Interstate 95 and is 140 miles east of Charlotte, 65 miles south of Raleigh and only 49 miles from Pinehurst, the American home of golf.

The Director of Construction Management and Capital Projects is an integral part of the City of Fayetteville’s leadership team, requiring well-developed leadership abilities and management skills that are based upon consensus building, visioning and problem solving. The Director must have a strong desire to work in a collegial, fast-paced, team-oriented environment. They must be a highly motivated, self-starting, detailed oriented and confident individual with excellent interpersonal skills. The Director is charged with enhancing the ability of the City to have successful, on-time, on-budget and transparent construction activities on city-owned and city-operated facilities. The City has an evolving capital improvement plan and currently has plans for various construction/renovations of city owned facilities which shall allocate millions of taxpayer dollars. It is imperative that these projects are constructed using taxpayer dollars to their fullest effect and provide facilities that are beneficial to the residents, employees and visitors of the City.

Job Requirements

The City is seeking candidates with excellent communication skills and complex problem-solving abilities with the ability to work effectively in a wide variety of governmental disciplines. The following factors of education, experience, leadership, management style and personal and professional traits have been identified as necessary and/or desirable for the Director to succeed in this position.

The successful candidate will have the following qualifications and experiences:

• The ability to evaluate and review plans, cost estimates/studies, specifications, designs and related documents, technical reports and letters, proposals, reports and studies; participate in the development and preparation of plans, specifications and cost estimates for proposed projects and public improvements.
• The command to negotiate and approve/administer contracts to include monitoring contract compliance; compile documentation, schedule projects and resources, and act as the single point of contact for all city projects and to provide project status updates to all stakeholders and Boards, including attendance at public hearings related to projects.
• A bachelor's degree in construction management, architecture, urban/regional planning, engineering or related field from an accredited college or university. A Licensed Architect or Licensed Professional Engineer in North Carolina or the ability to transfer the license to the state within 6 months is required. At least five years of progressively responsible experience in civil engineering or private sector construction project management or the equivalent combination of education and experience, is desired. A Professional Land Surveyor License or Project Management Certification is preferred as well as Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) accreditation or a NC General Contractor’s License is preferred.

The anticipated hiring salary range for the position is $120,000 - $130,000 DOQ with an excellent benefit package. Interested candidates should apply on-line to by May 1, 2020 with resume, cover letter and contact information for at least five (5) professional references to the attention of Sarah McKee, Senior Vice-President, GovHR USA, 630 Dundee Road #130, Northbrook, IL 60062. Tel: (224) 282-8310.

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(Job number: 3883198)
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