Project Manager, Operations

Massachusetts, United States
19 Jun 2019
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19 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture – and benefits – that just aren’t found together anywhere else. If you’re curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future – then take a look at this opportunity.

PROJECT MANAGER, OPERATIONS, Facilities-Repair and Maintenance (R&M), to plan capital renewal and major repair order (MRO) budgets, scheduling, and projects for the R&M group at MIT’s main campus that encompasses over 150 buildings and thirteen million square feet of space.  Will define, manage, and coordinate facility requirements and implement multiple complex construction projects; facilitate customers' needs and priorities while meeting quality, time, and budget expectations; serve as an important resource in an expanding capital renewal program that includes buildings, roofs, facades, foundations, MEPFP systems, and other infrastructure upgrades; prepare schematics scoping for projects and secure approvals; develop project plans; coordinate efforts with appropriate planning, engineering, and design staff; manage oversight of A/E and CM/GC firms; review bids and contracts for materials and construction services against project requirements; and prepare correspondence, reports, and project records. 

Job Requirements

REQUIRED:  bachelor’s degree in construction management, architecture, or engineering field; at least five years’ related experience including with mechanical, electrical, plumbing (MEP) systems; experience organizing and analyzing data utilizing planning- and design-related software packages and desktop PC computer applications; ability to resolve and/or recognize when to escalate issues, listen to other opinions, and incorporate those ideas into the work plan; experience managing multiple, small to mid-size and moderately complex design and construction projects with a typical project scope of $10,000 to $1,000,000; knowledge and understanding of relevant Massachusetts’ building codes/regulations; excellent interpersonal and oral and written communication skills; and the ability to give presentations, prepare written business reports, and negotiate and form alliances.  Master’s degree or PE/EIT license and a background in structural systems preferred.  

Job #17598-9

MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.