Minor Construction Coordinator - (STA008247)

Employer
University of Houston
Location
Texas, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted date
Oct 1, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Professional Fields, Other Professional Fields, Vocational & Technical Fields, Administrative, Business & Administrative Affairs, Facilities Management & Physical Plant, Safety & Security
Employment Type
Full Time


Responsible for coordinating and inspecting all phases of the construction process including but not limited to civil (site work) and structural (building, electrical, mechanical, indoor air quality, safety and hazardous material abatement), as well as coordinating and administering Minor Planned Projects with a specific timeframe and a total project cost (TPC) of less than $50K in accordance with established policies and procedures.

  1. Ensures that all contract documents represented by working drawings and specifications are properly executed by contractors.
  2. Plans and manages single trade projects as well as supports Project Managers and Sr Project Managers on larger more complex projects.
  3. Verifies contractor compliance with codes, regulations, site materials, specifications, blue prints, indoor air quality, plans, commissioning of systems, sketches, actual construction, scheduling of training, alterations, repairs, improvements, reports, change orders, safety, and adding chemicals to systems.
  4. Establishes and maintains a professional working relationship with architects, engineers, testing labs, general contractors, subcontractors, University faculty and staff, and the general public.
  5. Ensures contractors activities are in compliance with contract requirements and established University standards, guidelines and requirements.
  6. Reviews and proofreads plans, specifications, codes, shop drawings, submittals, procedures, reports, memos, status reports as well as contractor's minimum days, delay days and change order days.
  7. Establishes and maintains all files, including correspondence, for City Inspections.
  8. Establishes and maintains all reports for Architects, Engineers, Contractors and Testing Agency correspondence, supplemental instructions, sketches, Requests for Information (RFI) and Requests for Changes (RFC).
  9. Verifies payment for all materials stored on and offsite, checks submittals against materials used in site construction and verifies the installation of materials and equipment.
  10. Submits weekly status reports, weekly percentage completion reports and daily reports to include: project conditions (i.e. trade manpower and work description), architectural and engineering communication and direction, general conditions, temperatures, weather conditions, general conditions and activities, site work, subcontractors and personnel, hours worked, description of work performed, equipment used, verbal discussions and oral instructions, phone conversations, visitors to site, job requirements, photos, videos, delays.
  11. Posts addendums to plans and specifications. Inspects earth work (fill, porous fill, etc.), footings for foundations, masonry work, Concrete Masonry Unit (CMU) foundations, CMU, partitions, and CMU, bearing walls, wall flashing, under floor service equipment (plumbing, electrical, etc.), termite treatment, insulation, vapor barrier, thickened slabs and re-bar, concrete placement and thickness, insulation of sheet rock, stud walls, electrical in walls and overhead, plumbing in walls and overhead, mechanical, installation equipment, duct work, access doors and insulation, damp proofing, brick veneer, metal decking, roofing, windows, block filler, painting, acoustical ceiling, plaster ceiling, light fixtures, case work, lockers, chalk and tack boards, athletic equipment, door hardware, toilet accessories, IT systems, TV systems, fire alarm systems, security systems, HVAC controls, owner furnished equipment, food service equipment, final cleaning, punch lists, demolition, utility relocation systems, sanitary systems, fine grading, curb and gutter, sidewalks, stone base, paving, landscaping, seeding, fence installation, above ceiling, asbestos and lead paint abatement, joint sealant, projection screens, stage curtains, handicap requirements, signage, louvers and vents, carpet, terrazzo, fritz tile, tile flooring, gymnasium flooring, and safety of personnel and students in occupied buildings during construction and renovation.
  12. Liaisons with University stakeholders, end users and clients to ensure project coordination and communication is managed effectively.
  13. Performs other job related duties as required.


EEO/AA

Qualifications :

Associates and 3 years experience.

Requires the ability and knowledge for analysis and interpretation of procedures, policies and practices attainable through specific education and/or training programs in a specialty or technical field. Advanced vocational or electronic skills or a basic knowledge of a professional field is required. An Associate's degree or certification/licensing in a technical specialty program of over 18 months and up to 3 years duration are characteristic of this field.

Experience: Requires a minimum of three (3) years of directly job-related experience.Preferred: a minimum of five (5) years of related experience in complex commercial or institutional construction. Certification/Licensing: Requires technical certification or licensing directly related to the job as specified on the job posting details.

Preferred: Technical certification, licensure, or other industry recognized documentation of knowledge and expertise in one or more building trades. OSHA ten hour construction safety training.

Additional Information / Preferred Qualifications:
  • A minimum of three (3) years of related experience in complex commercial or institutional construction.
  • A technical certification or licensing directly related to the job as specified on the job posting details. Technical certification, licensure, or other industry recognized documentation of knowledge and expertise in one or more building trades. OSHA ten hour construction safety training.
  • “On call duty required”
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Strong skills and experience in Lab Construction projects (Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing)
  • Experience will be considered in lieu of education
  • Previous higher education experience a plus
Note: Please include 3 professional references with your attachments

Notes to Applicant: Please include a minumum of 3 professional references with your attachments.

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