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  • Manager, Construction Projects
    Facilities Management
    Alcorn State University

    The incumbent directs contract management and project team activities for assigned capital buildings and smaller non-capital projects, from inception to final completion.


    Knowledge Skills and Abilities


    • General knowledge of all phases of building construction.

    • Thorough knowledge of casework fabrication/assembly/installation.

    • Project coordination/management skills.

    • Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite.

    • Good communication skills, verbal, written, and interpersonal.

    • Skilled working with various construction materials and tools.

    • Ability to read and understand prints and shop drawings.

    • Ability to work with limited supervision using standardized practices and/or methods.

    • Ability to collaborate with others at multiple levels of the organization.

    • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.


    Essential Job Functions

    • Coordinates meetings and other activities with user committees, consultants, contractors, planners, and others.

    • Serves as the liaison with design consultants, contractors, University employees, and other areas as required.

    • Provides surveillance and oversight over major and minor construction projects on campus.

    • Handles construction projects management administration including contracts, project schedules, payment applications, change orders, warranty, and close out documentation.

    • Inspects completion buildings and construction projects for compliance and acceptability.

    • Reviews proposals and recommends contracts awards.

    • Manages the design and construction phases of assigned projects.

    • Administers project budgets and schedules.

    • Prepares and presents construction progress reports.

    • Coordinates with various company entities as required



    • Five (5) years’ experience in carpentry trade and/or casework fabrication.


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