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Project Officer - Level I (Construction Management Mentor)
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  Job posted:   Tue Apr 17, 2018
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Project Officer - Level I (Construction Management Mentor)
Project Officers report to senior-level Project Officers and are responsible for managing and coordinating personnel, budget, administration and operational activities involved in all phases of assigned school construction projects, from their initial conception through completion and opening of the facility.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Provides coordination of activities for the design and construction of less complex construction projects under the direction of a senior-level Project Officer. May provide a supporting role under the direct supervision of a senior-level Project Officer on more complex projects. Ensures the quality and high standards of performance and compliance in both design and construction by all consultants, vendors, etal. Makes decisions and takes action in a timely manner to expedite the timely completion of the construction process. Works with senior level Project Officers to correct mistakes and errors in design and construction before they can be extensively incorporated into the project or as early in the construction process as possible.
* Makes initial decisions on phasing and scheduling of projects. Prepares and/or ensures preparation of schedules for planning, design and construction. Monitors schedules and takes appropriate actions to ensure that project is completed on schedule and within approved cost limitations
* Provides ongoing interface with contractors, construction managers, local school personnel and Senior Project Officers on project issues. Surfaces unusual or critical issues for immediate attention of supervisor
* Works with architect/engineer of record regarding change orders, interpretation of contract documents, shop drawing submittals/approvals and other technical matters as required to ensure a structurally sound, code compliant and aesthetic facility
* Issues field memoranda or directives to contractors to enforce contract compliance. Makes recommendations to the Authority regarding the necessity for the assessment of liquidated damages and other contractual enforcement mechanisms, including default
* Reviews change order and/or supplemental agreement requests submitted by contractors and consultants for validity against scope and makes recommendations to supervisors; negotiates with contractors on such change orders
* Reviews contractors' claims or disputed work and makes recommendations as to appropriate action. Compiles contract and project documentation necessary for adjudicating or denying such claims
* Visits various job sites as required in the performance of the above duties
* Performs other related tasks
Minimum Qualifications:
* Baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university;** and**
* Three years of full time progressively responsible work as a technical specialist in one or more construction and design related fields; one year must involve managing all phases of construction work of a scale and scope similar to the Authority; **and**
* A drivers license valid in New York State; **or**
* A satisfactory combination of education and experience
**Department:**VP Construction Management
**Division:**Construction Management (Mentor)
Position#: 0265-409
*Subject to the provisions of the collective Bargaining Agreement, the appointment rate for any newly hired employee or employees with less than two years of active City or SCA service, shall be 15% less than the applicable minimum.*
*Job Title:* Project Officer - Level I (Construction Management Mentor)
*Closing Date/Time:* Fri. 04/27/18 11:59 PM Eastern Time
*Salary:* $78,042.00 - $89,745.00 Annually
*Job Type:* Full-Time
*Location:* 30-30 Thomson Ave, Long Island City, New York

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