The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

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Project Manager

Hiring department Pmcs - Planning
Monthly salary $6,666
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM
Posting number 16-11-21-01-0361
Job Status Closed
FLSA status Exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Austin (main campus)
Number of vacancies 3
General Notes

None provided

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A Letter of Interest is required in order to apply.
  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Additional Information


Responsible for designing and preparing architectural and engineering construction documents while adhering to client requirements, code requirements and site adjustments. Coordinate with MEP, Site/Civil, and Structural Engineers, as well as Project Managers, Construction Planners, and other University stakeholders.

Essential Functions

Produce complete architectural/engineering construction documents for the area of expertise to ensure high quality, innovation, functional design, and the adherence to codes and standards. Resolve complex technical design issues by developing options keeping in mind client's needs, total cost of ownership, building's usage, code and standards, and environmental impact. Conduct site feasibility research and site visit investigations. Generate reports and recommendations based on findings. Driving University owned vehicles to job sites will be required for this and most other functions. Organize and maintain project documentation. Coordinate with in-house technical and engineering staff and vendors for technical information and specifications. Maintain licensure, including continuing education requirements.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned. Maintain acceptable driver rating as established in Policy: UTS157 Section 2.5.4.

Required qualifications

Bachelor's Degree in Architecture or Engineering. Minimum five years of experience as a designer or project manager to include experience preparing and editing technical document sets in the area of expertise. Professional Engineer or Architectural license or ability to obtain within six months of employment. Demonstrate an understanding of basis of design. Demonstrate an understanding of codes. Proven ability to manage multiple projects at once. Strong knowledge and skills in AutoCAD and Revit applications. Demonstrated experience working independently. Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing. Working knowledge of MS Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Access. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

Master's Degree or advanced degree in Architecture or Engineering. Five or more years of experience as a designer or project manager to include experience drafting or editing technical document sets in the area of expertise. Experience with BIM, Bluebeam, Sketchup, and other 3D sketch software. LEED accreditation. Knowledge of specialized standards related to construction in the area of expertise. Experience in higher education design including, but not limited to, laboratories, classrooms, student spaces, housing, food service, athletics and recreation spaces. Ability to establish and maintain professional working relationships with external clients and co-workers.

Working conditions

May work around standard office conditions Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Use of manual dexterity

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