Project Manager - Design & Construction

State University of New York Upstate Medical University   Syracuse, NY   Full-time     Project Management
Posted on June 11, 2024
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Project Manager – Design & Construction

Upstate Medical University is looking for a Project Manager to join their dynamic team of expert professionals.

Duties include, provide leadership for planning, design, construction, and administration of building projects to modify the University's infrastructure. The Project Manager (PM) guides projects to support the hospital, and the needs for learning, discovery, and engagement. Throughout the project the PM balances competing demands and mitigate risks to ensure the delivery of an acceptable product to the Upstate Medical University and stakeholders. The PM focuses on management of the budget, scope, schedule, communications and quality of the design and construction projects. Knowledge of skills and techniques to direct and coordinate consultants, contractors, clients, and material resources at all phases of design and construction building projects.

Project Managers in the Design and Construction Department are responsible for independently overseeing complex projects. The PM oversees multiple programs relate to the UMU Strategic Plan including management on improvements, renovation and maintenance of the existing buildings and infrastructure; This is a detailed coordination of client needs, code compliance, communication, contracts, schedules, quality and budgets for any permitted building modification; Scope the project; Solicitation of services for design, testing and construction; Coordination with consulting firms, review all of the design and construction for code compliance; Coordination of contractors, internal departments and clients to complete a successful project. The PM will work with vendors, internal and external stakeholders to achieve project goals with regards to the built environment. The PM will lead assigned projects in all aspects.

If you are an individual who is interested in making a positive difference, please consider applying to our current opportunity at

Bachelors degree in Architecture, Engineering, Construction Management or related field or related field and a minimum of 5 years project management experience or An Associates Degree in Architecture, Engineering, Construction Management or related field and a minimum of 7 years project management experience required. Experience with all facets of design and construction projects, plus excellent written/oral communication, interpersonal, organizational, analytical and computer skills required. Knowledge of construction project sequencing, terminology, documentation, processes, and procedures. Must have the knowledge, skills and techniques to direct and coordinate consultants, contractors, end users and materials through all stages of construction projects.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status or disability.

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