The Construction Services Manager will provide construction services management for the Facilities Engineering and Planning Department (FEP) which includes: primary liaison between Project Management and Planning and The Facilities Department within FEP; responsible for assisting and supporting internal and external FEP project managers; providing input in design of all disciplines with special focus on Mechanical Electrical & Plumbing (MEP) and fire protection for new construction and renovation projects, including coordinating utilities outages, while working closely with Maintenance on related maintenance issues. This position routinely reviews construction documents (plans and specifications), to assure that Rice standards are being followed by reviewing submittals, inspecting construction sites at various construction phases, providing field reports, attending all construction meetings, and relating and working closely with all facilities department issues. This position also oversees all construction sites for safety, security, parking and cleanliness, and manages the commissioning process and works closely with third party commissioning agents in all phases of the process. He/she also advises staff engineers and external consultants in systems selection, manages the submittal process and in-house distribution of all plans, specifications, and submittals for peer review, manages and secures all as-built/record drawings, creates/updates the Operations and Maintenance manuals, warranty information, tracks and relates changes of the equipment database to FSC and Preventive Maintenance. This position also assists and works closely with maintenance personnel on capital improvement and deferred maintenance projects, and emergencies.
Position Status: Full-Time
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