Facilities Planning and Management
Facilities Planning and Management is committed to providing facility services to assure cultural and educational opportunities are delivered to the region and which complement the tradition of distinguished teaching in undergraduate programs. In doing so, the unit strives to be a model of excellence for comprehensive state institutions of its kind in delivering effective and efficient services to the Eastern Illinois University Community.
Construction Administration Architect (Architect I)
Eastern Illinois University
The department of Facilities Planning and Management is looking for a Construction Administration Architect (civil service position is Architect I). This position will: act as a liaison between the University and consultants and contractors; administer contracts for construction; observe and report on construction in progress: monitor and report on budgets and schedules; and coordinate construction schedules and activities with University activities. Position reports to the Associate Director for Design and Construction. This position requires the ability to use word processing, spreadsheet and scheduling software for reports, and knowledge and skills to efficiently produce drawings using a CAD system (AutoCAD), and manual techniques. The qualified candidate must be licensed as an architect in Illinois and have the ability to read and interpret contract documents and shop drawings, communicate clearly about all aspects of a construction project, be able to recommend the disposition of alternatives and change orders, advise and/or supervise employees of contractors on matters related to building design or construction. Desirable qualifications include previous experience working for a large facility owner or university and experience in contract administration of large and multiple construction projects. The successful candidate will bring experience using industry standard techniques and creativity in adapting them to the University environment. Salary is to be determined by excess qualifications and experience.
Qualified candidates must have an Illinois Architect’s license and will be required to pass a Civil Service Examination. To apply, you may submit an application, resume, and proof of Illinois Architect license online at https://www.eiu.edu/~humanres/application/login.php
Applications must be submitted by October 25, 2013 to ensure consideration.
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What FPM can do for you
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