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Senior Project Officer (Bronx)
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  Job posted:   Tue Mar 13, 2018
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Senior Project Officer (Bronx)
The Senior Project Officer reports to the Chief Project Officer and is responsible for management of all capital construction and rehabilitation projects in assigned school(s), district(s), from initial conception through completion, ensuring that such projects are completed successfully. The Senior Project Officer manages, directs and is responsible for the successful completion of all aspects of the capital school construction and rehabilitation projects for assigned geographic district(s), including the on-site supervision of Project Officers (Level I and II), Assistant Project Officers (Level I and II) and project personnel assigned by Construction Management and/or consultant firms engaged by the Authority.
Duties and Responsibilities:
* Reviews and evaluates the performance of assigned staff and Construction Management personnel. Provide guidance and recommendations to improve productivity and develop the staff for advancement
* Reviews and reports on the progress of school construction projects within assigned geographic district(s). Recommends modifications if changes are required during the project duration. Ensures projects are constructed in accordance with the terms, conditions and requirements of contract documents, on time, within budget and safely
* Ensures and facilitates effective day to day coordination and communication with the appropriate Department of Education staff or representative concerning all capital construction activities and any related issues that arise in the school(s) in which construction is taking place. Schedules monthly coordination meetings to review reports on projects in construction, projects in design/scope, CIP projects and related open PO 18's and new and/or urgent construction issues. When appropriate, ensures that the Department of Education staff or representative is invited to project meetings
* Identifies errors and omissions prior to commencement of construction and throughout the duration of the project; recommends and implements corrective action(s) and follows up to ensure that required actions have taken place. Recommends appropriate modifications if changes are required at any point.
* Works with project teams to improve operational performance and efficiency. Coordinate project related activities within the Authority and among architects, engineers, construction management firms, general contractors and government agencies
* Schedules and participates in meeting with Department of Education and Authority staff concerning project approach, preliminary layout, project scheduling, project budget, project work schedules and phased project turnovers
* Participates in development and issuance of project management policies and procedures, makes recommendations affecting operations; reviews and comments on Authority-wide procedures in order to provide continuous project improvement.
* Develops project master schedules, monitors project budgets and approves all contractor invoices for assigned projects
* Identifies conditions requiring a contract change; obtains and evaluates proposals from contractors; develops independent cost estimates for the work, negotiates changes orders and tracks progress of C.O.'s
* Resolves issues identified in field reports compiled by architects, technical inspectors and construction management staff
* Plans, assigns, monitors, reviews and evaluates the work performed by assigned staff and makes recommendations regarding recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, reassignment and discipline
* Performs related tasks
Minimum Qualifications:
* Baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university; **and**
* Eight years of full time experience as a technical specialist in one or more construction and design related fields; four years must have been involved managing all phases of construction work of a scale and scope similar to the Authority; **or**
* A satisfactory combination of education and experience
**Department:** VP Construction Management
**Division:** CM Bronx
Position #: 0304-441
*Job Title:* Senior Project Officer (Bronx)
*Closing Date/Time:* Fri. 03/23/18 11:59 PM Eastern Time
*Salary:* $85,558.00 - $145,209.00 Annually
*Job Type:* Full-Time
*Location:* 30-30 Thomson Ave, Long Island City, New York

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