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Title:  Buildings Project Manager I

Application Deadline Date:  Open Until Filled
Req ID:  3341
Department:  Buildings & General Services
Location: 

Montpelier, VT, US

Position Type:  Permanent
Schedule Type:  Full Time
Hourly Rate:  $22.36
Overview

The Design & Construction Division of BGS at the State of Vermont is seeking a self-starter to manage the design and construction of building projects of varying degrees of complexity including repair, renovations, and new construction. The incumbent will be responsible for design, permitting, and construction phases serving as the primary point of contact. Candidates must have the ability to establish effective working relationships and thrive in a fast-paced environment.

Who May Apply

This position, Buildings Project Manager I (Job Req #3241), is open to all State employees and external applicants.
Please Note: This position is being recruited at multiple levels. If you would like to be considered for more than one level, you MUST apply to the specific Job Requisition.

  • Buildings Project Manager I (#3341)
  • Buildings Project Manager II (#3240)

 
If you would like more information about this position, please contact Lauren Washburn at lauren.washburn@vermont.gov.
Please note that multiple positions in the same work location may be filled from this job posting.
Resumes will not be accepted via e-mail.  You must apply online to be considered.

Class Definition

Project development and oversight work involving the planning, development and timely completion of small capital projects for the Department of Buildings and General Services. Position is responsible for the management over all phases of the projects assigned. This position may also act as "Clerk of the Works" (COW) on specific projects. This class is the first of three levels in the series and represents the entry level. Incumbents at this level work on a variety of capital projects for the Department of Buildings and General Services that include small new construction projects and renovations. Work is performed under the direction of a Facilities Director.

Environmental Factors

Duties are performed in office and field settings. Attendance at public meetings as a representative of the Department may be required. Some public speaking may be necessary. Private means of transportation must be available for required travel. Duties may not always adhere to a standard daily or weekly schedule. Some exposure to adverse climate conditions and adversarial opinions is predictable.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in building construction or a closely related field.

OR

Associate's degree in building construction or a closely related field and two (2) years or more of experience in building construction, repair, and/or maintenance or conducting code compliance reviews of buildings and of building systems. (i.e. plumbing, electrical, and mechanical) including one (1) year or more of experience overseeing construction or renovation projects.

OR

High school diploma or equivalent and four (4) years or more of experience in building construction, repair, and/or maintenance or conducting code compliance reviews of buildings and of building systems (i.e. plumbing, electrical, and mechanical) including one (1) year or more of experience overseeing construction or renovation projects.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience interpreting blueprint design and cost analysis, contract compliance and interpretation, methods of time estimation and recording.

Total Compensation
As a State employee you are offered a great career opportunity, but it's more than a paycheck. The State's total compensation package features an outstanding set of employee benefits that are worth about 30% of your total compensation, including:
  • 80% State paid medical premium
  • Dental Plan at no cost for employees and their families
  • Flexible Spending healthcare and childcare reimbursement accounts
  • Two ways to save for your retirement: A State defined benefit pension plan and a deferred compensation 457(b) plan
  • Work/Life balance: 11 paid holidays each year and a generous leave plan; many jobs also allow for a flexible schedule
  • Low cost group life insurance
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Incentive-based Wellness Program
  • Qualified Employer for Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness Program
Want the specifics? Explore the Benefits of State Employment on our website.
Equal Opportunity Employer
The State of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and people from diverse cultural backgrounds are encouraged.


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Nearest Secondary Market: Montpelier