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Project Management
Construction Projects Administrator - West Lafayette -...
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Purdue University | Lafayette, IN
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Job Description

This position is charged with the direct responsibility for developing, sustaining, and systematically updating the project case studies document library to be utilized in the delivery and instruction of the Construction Management (CM) curriculum. Work directly with industry partners and their offices to collect and analyze information and construction contract documents, including all supporting field documents utilized in the pre-construction and construction stages for full utilization in the delivery of the CM Bachelor's Degree program offerings. Responsible for maintaining technology applications and the archival and retrieval processes for instructional use and student access; students will utilize library for assessment activities such as projects, assignments, tests, and quizzes. Communicate and interact frequently with School of Construction Management Technology (SCMT) faculty members and instructors to determine case study needs; ensure full utilization and assess learning impacts. Conduct regular reviews of case studies library and document linkage to support overall student learning outcomes.


* Bachelor's degree in Building Construction Management, Architecture, Civil Engineering, Industrial Systems Engineering or closely related field.

* Two years of project coordination or related experience.
* Knowledge of the construction industry, related terminologies, and processes.
* Working knowledge of IT based collaborative project delivery systems utilized in the construction industry in successfully coordinating and completing construction projects.
* Ability to collect, analyze and interpret project plans and documentation.
* Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing.
* Ability to coordinate companies, departments, and stakeholders to meet needs.
* Must be able to establish and maintain effective working relationships with diverse groups of people.
* Ability to utilize relevant software to effectively provide and perform essential functions of the job.
* Ability to assess and audit program curriculum.


* Experience in the construction industry working with industry A/E/C professionals; construction management techniques; project management; project communications; leading coordination and execution of a variety of construction projects.

* Knowledge in project plans and the full library of documents required to complete a project for the entire A/E/C team.

Additional Information:

* A background check will be required for employment in this position.
* FLSA: Exempt (Not Eligible For Overtime).
* Retirement Eligibility: Defined Contribution Waiting Period.
* Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.